Monthly Archives: June 2010

Earthquake data

There's a lot of pretty interesting data available at the USGS website, including maps of witness reported earthquake intensity. The 5.0 magnitude quake that hit the Ottawa area generated about 50,000 reports from people that felt it.

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Star Trek: Tik Tok

This is pretty much awesome.  Via at least three friends on the Facebook.

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Summer is Here

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Pale Blue Dot

Mostly, this is here for my own reference. Carl Sagan, Pale Blue Dot reading.

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Velosynth

I really want one of these Velosynth devices to play with. It's a smart, hackable glitch noisemaker you can attach to your bike.  It's like the super nerdy version of the playing cards in the spokes trick. Totally badass. Also, … Continue reading

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Comments

The recent posts over on Daring Fireball about comments have gotten me thinking about just disabling them and throwing them all out here.  Not on LJ or Facebook, that seems to be where comments are actually useful for me, but … Continue reading

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Mammatus Clouds in Portland

Check out these mammatus clouds.

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