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Category: Interesting

Nazca | Julian Nott

Posted on August 10, 2017  in History, Interesting

Source: Nazca | Julian Nott

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X-ray decks: the lost bone music of the Soviet Union

Posted on August 7, 2017  in History, Interesting, Technology

An extraordinary tale of Russia’s troubled relationship with music censorship.

Source: X-ray decks: the lost bone music of the Soviet Union

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$1 billion technology park in Elk Grove Village?

Posted on August 7, 2017  in Architecture, Interesting, Technology

A real estate investor has plans to develop Busse Farm in Elk Grove Village into a technology park predicted to be a major boon for the region.

Source: $1 billion technology park in Elk Grove Village?

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Jackson Tower Demolition – YouTube

Posted on July 25, 2017  in Interesting

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Baboon hospitalized after causing massive power cut in Zambia | Africanews

Posted on July 17, 2017  in Interesting

Source: Baboon hospitalized after causing massive power cut in Zambia | Africanews

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VC&G | [ Retro Scan ] The Promise and Peril of Computerized Cars

Posted on April 26, 2017  in Cars, History, Interesting, Technology

Adventures in vintage computers and retrogaming. Includes articles on classic games and obsolete computers.

Source: VC&G | [ Retro Scan ] The Promise and Peril of Computerized Cars

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Skyrim/Fallout 4 ‘My Creation’ Interview: TheRealElianora | Bethesda.net

Posted on March 20, 2017  in Computers, Gaming, Interesting

https://bethesda.net/en/article/dVUX2uOdLqCMwiEieaUac/skyrim-fallout-4-my-creation-interview-therealelianora

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Physicist declassifies rescued nuclear test films

Posted on March 17, 2017  in History, Interesting

The U.S. conducted 210 atmospheric nuclear tests between 1945 and 1962, with multiple cameras capturing each event at around 2,400 frames per second. But in the decades since, around 10,000 of these films sat idle, scattered across the country in high-security vaults.

Source: Physicist declassifies rescued nuclear test films

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WikiLeaks Reveals CIA’s Secret Hacking Tools and Spy Operations – Slashdot

Posted on March 7, 2017  in Computers, Interesting

Source: WikiLeaks Reveals CIA’s Secret Hacking Tools and Spy Operations – Slashdot

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Google Earth Timelapse: Now you can see how the planet has changed since 1984 | ZDNet

Posted on December 1, 2016  in Computers, Interesting

Each image in Google’s new Timelapse frame contains a whopping 3.95 trillion pixels.

Source: Google Earth Timelapse: Now you can see how the planet has changed since 1984 | ZDNet

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