Technology at its cutest – in 2011, robot creator Masahiko Yamaguchi demonstrated the Bipedal Cycling Robot which can balance, steer and correct itself while riding a fixed-gear bike. full video & details here»
Y’know, we told the dahlias in the Home Gardening Center that perfection is unattainable, but they’re giving it their stubborn all nonetheless. —MN
A fresh perspective — Russian photographer Andrew Bodrov captured several rocket launches as 360-degree panoramas in Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. They are part of his “little planet” panorama series which you can see here (I discovered panoramas of my hometown Tallinn there, what are the odds?!). They’re also available in interactive versions.
stick around for the surprise ending
There’s so much to talk about here
watch til the end. perfect video.
“We believe that applying the statute so that its reach into our homes and personal relationships is inconsistent with (its) wording and intent.”
[TW VIOLENCE, VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN, SHITTY POLITCIANS ETC]
Of course, they only want white men to use guns. -_-
CultureHISTORY: #FergusonOctober - The Movement
Incredible scenes from the 'Weekend of Resistance' in Ferguson and St. Louis. #BlackLivesMatter
Toshirō Mifune on the set of Seven Samurai with director Akira Kurosawa carrying a live blade the only type of sword he would use in his enactment as samurai in films. He would often repeat:By carrying a live blade, it has forced me to master each movement. I must be a perfectionist. It also gives me a sense of realism.
miscellaneous pictures of vivino doing important chicken things on the porch
Cold Mist by Felix Gonzalez