(Part 40 of 56 in 2016 England and France)
While I was wandering around Trinity Buoy Wharf (where the Chainstore parkour facility is located) I discovered this sign. A musical instrument designed to play, without interruption or repetition, for ONE THOUSAND YEARS ?! Yes, seriously. Check out http://LongPlayer.org
Anyone care for an invite to Ello?
So it turns out you can get FedEx to deliver scotch #dropsTheMic
App.net is WAY cool
What makes it cool, different and BETTER is:
- They built the PLATFORM, (the heavy lifting behind-the-scenes that makes it all work)
- They wrote the API, (the instructions for how to build things to USE the platform)
…and that’s all they wrote.
Caught these ice crystals forming on glass; The whole area of glass was initially frosted, and as the car warmed up, the evaporating frost fed the growth of these ice crystals. I was just fast enough to catch this one photo. A moment later, the crystals, and all the frost, melted.
Because of more energy-efficient housing, appliances and gadgets, power usage is on track to decline in 2013 for the third year in a row, to its lowest point since 2001, even though our lives are more electrified.
~ Jonathan Fahey, from Home electricity use in US falling to 2001 levels
Our greatest accomplishments cannot be behind us, because our destiny lies above us.
Interstellar. November. #dropsTheMic
They are attempting to right the Costa Concordia today. She’s TWICE as big as the titanic… no one has ever tried to right a ship this large. (…oh, and “parbuckling“.)
The Listserve is an e-mail lottery. One person a day wins a chance to write to the growing list of subscribers. (23,000+ when last I looked at the web site statistics.) So every day, you get one REALLY random email via The Listserve from someone, somewhere around the globe.
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