Category Archives: History

5 Interesting Links for 01-12-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Photography (Interesting People) A late 1800s photographer used a spy camera to capture candid photos of people on the street, giving us a glimpse of daily life. https://www.boredpanda.com/spy-camera-secret-street-photography-carl-stormer-norway Hair (Digital … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 01-05-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Confusion (Language) A good explanation of words that are often misunderstood: https://qz.com/432285/20-misused-words-that-make-smart-people-look-dumb/ Mars (Space) Solar winds produce enough electric charge on one of the moons of Mars to complicate exploration. … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 12-29-2017

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Inspiration (Robots) Using natural abilities observed in the octopus, a robotics team is developing camouflage for soft robots. https://www.livescience.com/60669-octopus-inspired-robots-camouflage.html Revitalization (Interesting People) A look at two lives seeped in West … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 12-22-2017

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Tuna Fishing (History) Tuna fishing was brought to Sicily by the Arabs, but this part of the history is not given the attention it deserves as shown by the decaying … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 12-15-2017

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Influence (Reading) How The Monster at the End of This Book (a Grover story I enjoyed with my kids) helped teach an author about the power of literature and its … Continue reading

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