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[S]erendipity is a fortunate or pleasing coincidence. A coincidence need not necessarily always be fortunate.I was trying to think of 'serendipity' this morning, but I couldn't quite put
The Most Powerful Dice - Numberphile This guy has a very subtle style. He leads you down the primrose path, one logical step after another until you get to a conundrum.I'm reading The Gone Away War by Nick Harkaway (who it turns out is
Discovery Channel - Great Planes - Republic P-47 Thunderbolt The splash screen is a lie. The whole thing is grainy WW2 footage and it's mostly done in black and white. I suspect the narrator has a lot to do with whether I can watch a documentary or not. Or maybe it's the music. This isn't a grea
reading hanan abdul This is a nothing video, just good ol' s.g. reading a bit of spam. I don't know why, but it's just the funniest thing I've seen today. Okay, it's been pretty quiet here, so anything out of the ordinary is like a little ray of sunshine.
The Bees That Give You AlmondsVia Benjamin & Shelby - LA Times Newsletter.
Cardstacking a 6.1m (20 ft) Card Tower A 'house of cards' used to be my favorite analogy for computer systems. You start with theoretical physics on the ground and then you put down a layer of transistors and the technology needed to print zillions of them on chips. Once you have the hardware th
Lemon Jelly - The Curse of Ka'zar This tune has some cool horn passages. There is no 'video', just the single still image. I looked up the band and they have had some success. I listened to some of the songs listed in the
Bronze Age collapse Another late night documentary. This one is only 45 minutes long. Before I watched this I couldn't have told you when the Bronze Age was, only that it was a long time ago, and I certainly knew nothing of any 'collapse'. Well, YouTube fixed that.3200 years a
Skeewiff - Delta Dawn [Remaster 2013] This song show showed up in a Trip Hop mix I was listening to. The rest of the songs were fine, but none of them rang a bell like this one. Look it up on Yahoo and the first thing that shows u
Saturn V, The first Rocket for the Moon - Documentary Saturday night and I'm sitting home watching documentaries on YouTube. This one is pretty good, mostly for the attitudes and emotions of those involved. The problems they describe may, or may not, have been the biggest problems they f
Derek gives us a two-fer:Water on the Moon? I remember hearing about a probe being crashed into the moon. That's not too surprising, there