Monthly Archives: August 2015

BWAAAAP! Inception button makes everything dramatic

Need to spice up your next meeting or school presentation? Dave Pedu created this handy button to play the now-ubiquitous musical sting! Read the rest from Boing Boing http://ift.tt/1LF1arU via IFTTT

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Watch this self-healing material handle a bullet

NASA-funded research has created a material that could self-heal in seconds. Two layers of solid polymer sandwich a gel that with an ingredient that solidifies on contact with air (i.e. when one or both of the outer layers is damaged). … Continue reading

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Lava Flow adventure van hauls bikes, sleeps bikers

The North American arrival of the Mercedes Sprinter 4×4 has been making an impact on the camper van market with the likes of the Sportsmobile Sprinter 4×4 and Winnebago Era 4×4. Portland-based Outside Van has taken delivery of its first … Continue reading

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Use an Old Kindle to Share Messages on the Fridge Electronically

Sure, writing a note on a piece of paper and plopping a magnet on it to stick it to a refrigerator works perfectly fine. But if you have an old Kindle around and want an over-engineered, but fun new way … Continue reading

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34 Indigenous Crops Promoting Health and Feeding the World.

34 Indigenous Crops Promoting Health and Feeding the World. from Vela Creations http://ift.tt/1N2lvdQ via IFTTT

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Creating Office Add-ins with Yeoman – YO OFFICE!

When buiding Office Add-ins developers are provided first-rate tooling with Visual Studio. Developers can easily create Office Add-ins for Outlook, Excel, Word and other Office applications by simply using the familiar File => New Project dialog and answer a few … Continue reading

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Engineer Syllogism

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