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Women's Insulated Jacket - SCOTTeVEST
The OTG (Off The Grid) Jacket for women features two front Rapid Access Panels™ can hold a full size laptop without showing bumps or bulges. The OTG truly marries fashion with function and will be your new wardrobe staple that is ideal for cooler climates.
clothing  amusements  pockets 
may 2018 by amy
Hippos Poop So Much That Sometimes All the Fish Die - The Atlantic
Their dung consumes the oxygen around it, creating lethal pulses of suffocating water.
science  amusements 
may 2018 by amy
Scientists put a worm brain in a Lego robot body - and it worked
C. elegans is a little nematodes that have been extensively studied by scientists - we know all their genes and their nervous system has been analysed many times.

So, in 2014, a collective called the OpenWorm project mapped all the connections between the worm's 302 neurons and managed to simulate them in software, as Marissa Fessenden reports for the Smithsonian.

The ultimate goal of the project was to completely replicate C. elegans as a virtual organism. But as an amazing starting point, they managed to simulate its brain, and then they uploaded that into a simple Lego robot.
amusements  machine_learning  neuroscience 
january 2018 by amy
Comic Sans: The Man Behind the World’s Most Contentious Font - YouTube
“Comic Sans: The Man Behind the World’s Most Contentious Font”
amusements  typography 
january 2017 by amy
Good Meeting : The New Yorker
“Good Meeting”, from TNY

(kinda alarmed at how much I relate to this, and how funny I thought it was)
amusements  ack 
march 2014 by amy
LlanfairPG link shortener
Welsh URL Shortener: Make Long URLs More Welsh & Easier to Share: (via @WFMU)
amusements 
march 2013 by amy
chicken
“Chicken Chicken Chicken: Chicken Chicken”
#hah #gradSchoolFlashback
research  amusements  hah  gradSchoolFlashback 
march 2013 by amy
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