Monthly Archives: March 2014

Is Ham Radio Useful?

Last year I got my general and technician amateur radio licences thanks to an easy to learn memory trick. But when it comes to actually using a radio I don’t have a clue. To learn more I joined my local … Continue reading

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Droning On: Resources and First Steps

It’s been quiet these last few weeks in drone news. Some members of the commercial community are performing missions, while others are waiting on the results of the FAA’s appeal to the NTSB. There is no denying that drones are … Continue reading

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“Glass brain” (video)

“Glass brain” (video) This is an anatomically-realistic 3D brain visualization depicting real-time source-localized activity (power and “effective” connectivity) from EEG (electroencephalographic) signals. Each color represents source power and connectivity in a different frequency band (theta, alpha, beta, gamma) and the … Continue reading

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Lego-like bottle caps!

These lego-like bottle caps present an even-more sustainable alternative to recycling, from fast coexist: Every year, around 87 billion plastic bottle caps are made in the U.S. alone– and most end up in the trash. A company in Brazil hopes … Continue reading

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Doctors Use 3D Printing To Help A Baby Breathe #3DxMedicine #3DThursday #3DPrinting

Doctors Use 3D Printing To Help A Baby Breathe: Ever since the day Garrett Peterson was born, his parents have had to watch him suddenly just stop breathing. “He could go from being totally fine to turning blue sometimes — … Continue reading

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Using Minecraft to Understand the Speed of Light

YouTube user spumwack explains and demonstrates the speed of light using Minecraft. Don’t blink! You don’t want to miss it. via digg from adafruit industries blog http://ift.tt/P5SUc9 via IFTTT

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3D Printed Instrument Roundup

We just stumbled upon a great repository of all musical things that are 3D printed. It’s a wiki dedicated to sharing and recording these 3D printed instruments to help encourage further ideas and projects. The people maintaining the site find … Continue reading

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