Daily Archives: November 14, 2011

Why I’ll Never Learn Chinese

That’s just too much weight placed on inflection for me.   Lion-Eating Poet in the Stone Den In a stone den was a poet called Shi, who was a lion addict, and had resolved to eat ten lions. He often … Continue reading

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Superhydrophobic Coating

I love living in the 21st Century. The product NeverWet provides water repellent, anti-corrosion, anti-bacterial, anti-icing and self-cleaning properties to anything it coats. Your stuff will never get wet again… Videos here.

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Gorgeous Earth Flyover

Sit back, relax, and say wow.

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China Builds Giant Mockup of Washington DC Streets?

In the desert? For optical targeting from space? That and other disturbing constructs here. This makes more sense if you recall that China made a scale mockup of the Himalayan approaches to India for helicopter practice. Trying to find the … Continue reading

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Getting Pumped

And I’m not talking about going to the gym Washington state motorists would welcome lower fuel prices in today’s tough economy. The average price of fuel is near $4 per gallon. So when stations in Yakima, Spokane or Tacoma sell … Continue reading

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