Tag Archives: unexpected

The Biblio-Mat: a novel way to sell books

Forgive the cheesy pun in the title, but I had to do it… Two things I love – vending machines and books – combined in one: the Biblio-Mat! The Monkey’s Paw, a secondhand book shop in Toronto, built a one-off… Continue reading

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The elegant way to separate eggs

Surprisingly clean and simple. Fast too. Watch the video, then compare with this other tutorial…

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The Internet done good!

Ten years of digital photos sitting on hard drives in the apartment, roughly archived and rarely looked at… With last week’s big anniversary, the idea of putting together a mini-retrospective has been on my mind, but the effort required to… Continue reading

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The effect of gravity on a Slinky

If you loved watching the Slinky walk down the stairs as a kid, watch this crazy video on what else the Slinky does and why.

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The presentation: Reggie Watts @ TED

Watch this before you do any public speaking.

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