Category: Various

Tinker Board

Taiwanese computer company Asus has launched its own take on the hobbyist’s favorite, the Raspberry Pi. The newly unveiled Tinker Board is available in the UK and Europe for £55 ($68) and offers some...

Nábrók

Nábrók (necropants) are a pair of pants made from the skin of a dead man, which are believed in Icelandic witchcraft to be capable of producing an endless supply of money. The ritual was...

Chocolate sponge with fresh ginger

Ingredients: 175 grams + 50 grams of butter 175 grams of flour 175 grams of sugar 300 ml of cream a piece of ginger 3 eggs two tablespoons of golden syrup Teaspoon of vanilla...

MIT OpenCourseWare

MIT puts all of its course materials online for anyone to use completely free in their own time! They have more than 2400 courses available, from computer programming, to quantum mechanics, to anthropology… Course Index...

Fibonacci and the golden ratio

Phi (Φ,φ) –the golden number or Fibonacci’s number– is a very familiar concept, and one that has been studied by mathematicians of all ages. Nor is it unknown to lovers of art, biology, architecture, music,...

Patent 6506148 B2

Nervous system manipulation by electromagnetic fields from monitors Publication number US6506148 B2 Publication type Grant Application number US 09/872,528 Publication date Jan 14, 2003 Filing date Jun 1, 2001 Priority date Jun 1, 2001...