Archive for June, 2011

If at first you don’t succeed…

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

still taken from YouTube video of quadrotor failures

There’s not much to be said about this, other than go see the video!

A Shocking New Understanding of Static Electricity

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

A new study has found that the age-old understanding of this everyday phenomenon—one item becoming positively charged while the other becomes uniformly negative—is incorrect.

How To Extend Your HDMI Cables

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

HDMI cables have simplified our electronic lives, but things get tricky when those cables have to cover a long distance.

TDK 3 Speaker Boombox: Papercuts Would Be a Better Use of Five $100 Bills [Lightning Review]

Thursday, June 30th, 2011
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The Map of Human Impact on Planet Earth [Graphics]

Thursday, June 30th, 2011