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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Liquid Clocks, Interactive Flowers, The Griffin Warrior and More!

Look: I’m as sad as all of you that Halloween is already over. But we need to move forward. Take my hand. We’ll go together, onward, with the Quickies. For next years Halloween costume – Archaeologists have unearthed the tomb of an elite warrior that has gone undisturbed for 3500 …

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Image of the sun from the Solar Dynamics Observatory
Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Solar Dynamics Observatory’s 100 Millionth Image of the Sun, Tiny Robotic Snowplow, Light Bulb Sculpture and More!

Well, I happily made it through the W I N T E R S T O R M. Since there was no subway service until noon-ish, I couldn’t go to work. So I spent the day drawing, like a good little artist. But I’m also putting together these Quickies for …

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AI

AI: Avert Your Eyes!

The picture below comes courtesy of Nasa’s Solar Dynamics Observatory. It features the Sun as seen in 3 different wavelengths. When I was younger, I would often wish that I could swap my color vision for black and white at any time of my choosing. But when I look at …

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