hello world

When we think about the ubiquity of computers, we think about small microprocessors inserted into our otherwise non-computing devices. But what if everything already was computing, albeit on a much slower clock rate? What if water was itself a computer

hello world

When we think about the ubiquity of computers, we think about small microprocessors inserted into our otherwise non-computing devices. But what if everything already was computing, albeit on a much slower clock rate? What if water was itself a computer

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the pleasures of being watched

On the recent premiere of The Real Housewives of Atlanta spin-off, Kandi’s Wedding, taking the same timeslot as its original, Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker, then engaged and now married, flip through photos of when they first got together, on

the pleasures of being watched

On the recent premiere of The Real Housewives of Atlanta spin-off, Kandi’s Wedding, taking the same timeslot as its original, Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker, then engaged and now married, flip through photos of when they first got together, on

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anomalous holes

Maps have always messed with humans’ minds. We’ve been making maps for a long time. We mapped the land around us to get from place to place, and we mapped the sky to keep track of time. As our grasp

anomalous holes

Maps have always messed with humans’ minds. We’ve been making maps for a long time. We mapped the land around us to get from place to place, and we mapped the sky to keep track of time. As our grasp

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a preliminary guide to magical forces affecting drones

Some common drone models were designed without backup safety features and rushed to war without the benefit of years of testing. Many accidents were triggered by basic electrical malfunctions; others were caused by bad weather. Military personnel blamed some mishaps

a preliminary guide to magical forces affecting drones

Some common drone models were designed without backup safety features and rushed to war without the benefit of years of testing. Many accidents were triggered by basic electrical malfunctions; others were caused by bad weather. Military personnel blamed some mishaps

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webdriver torso

Webdriver Torso had all the makings of a great conspiracy theory. An anonymous Youtube account uploads over 80,000 videos, roughly once every five minutes, each exactly 11 seconds long, consisting of slides of blue and red rectangles, with generated, asynchronous

webdriver torso

Webdriver Torso had all the makings of a great conspiracy theory. An anonymous Youtube account uploads over 80,000 videos, roughly once every five minutes, each exactly 11 seconds long, consisting of slides of blue and red rectangles, with generated, asynchronous

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nature and civilization

Now here comes another clown with a scheme for the utopian national park: Central Park National Park, Disneyland National Park. Look here, he says, what’s the matter with you fellows?—let’s get cracking with this dump. Your road is bad; pave

nature and civilization

Now here comes another clown with a scheme for the utopian national park: Central Park National Park, Disneyland National Park. Look here, he says, what’s the matter with you fellows?—let’s get cracking with this dump. Your road is bad; pave

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coffee shop best practices for the transient info-worker

Our increased mobile web abilities aside, it is necessary to have a particular place in which to do information-related work. The act of work doesn’t require much in the way of a defined place (unless you are one of those

coffee shop best practices for the transient info-worker

Our increased mobile web abilities aside, it is necessary to have a particular place in which to do information-related work. The act of work doesn’t require much in the way of a defined place (unless you are one of those

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