Tech Stuff 7

This is a sort of search and discover newsletter of my findings of things that may relate to technology in one way or another.  It might be the latest gosh wow tech, it might be something as old of humanity.  It might relate to science large or small.  It might be art for art’s sake.  Or somebody just doing something funky. Because I think that technology is just the representation of human creativity and breaking boundaries.  So I’m certainly not going to place boundaries here except that it won’t be the same old, same old.  So almost no gadgets or yacking about the latest phone or whatever, unless of course it involves taking them apart or destroying them in unusual ways.  Or putting them to work in imaginative ways that most people won’t even think of.  So buckle up, it’s going to be a fun ride.

Dave Jones tears down an old B52 astrocompass.

Just look how that thing is put together.  It’s a work of art.

It’s Eweek!!!!

https://twitter.com/search?q=%23eweek2016&src=typd

The planet is a falling rock zone and most of the time we don’t even notice.

http://www.physics-astronomy.com/2016/02/a-meteor-exploded-with-force-of-atom.html#.Vs6nimD2YaI

http://neo.jpl.nasa.gov/fireballs/

 

The evolution of the surfboard.

http://www.wired.com/2016/02/fascinating-evolution-surfboard/

Old school repair.

They don’t do wiring like this anymore.

Young lady shows how to put on one of those high tech swimsuits.

Very tight and very fragile.

Very small motor.

http://phys.org/news/2015-06-fuel-free-nanomotor-powered-ultrasound-magnetic.html

CNC machines in action

 

Great toys at the Toy Fair

http://machinedesign.com/news/latest-stem-kits-and-toys-international-toy-fair-

2016#slide-10-field_images-57601

Just about every new technology carries a price for the learning curve.  All too frequently that price is paid in lives. That goes double under the pressure of wartime expediency. Still, this represents a classic case of monumental stupidity and sheer carelessness.

http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2016/02/the-demon-core/

The Northeast from space.

http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap160224.html

China builds a   Tokamak.

http://www.techinsider.io/china-fusion-artificial-star-hotter-sun-2016-2

Alexander Graham Bell plays with kites.

http://mashable.com/2016/02/10/alexander-graham-bell-kites/?utm_cid=mash-com-Tw-main-link#VsPKU69wakqX

Yet another 3D technology.

Boston-Based NVBOTS Unveils New High Speed, Multi-Metal 3D Printing Technology

Video of the week.

The Mythbusters’ demo reel.  How it all began.

 

 

Including a “Don’t try this.” They will be missed.

The Tech Stuff Series

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