Daily Archives: August 25, 2014

Linus Torvalds is My Hero

Zachary DuPont is a 6th grader whose school organized a letter-writing project —students wrote a letter and mailed it to their heroes. As you would expect, the students wrote to celebrities. Zachary’s particular celebrity was Linus Torvalds, the man behind … Continue reading

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“Any One of Us Would Have Done It, I Just Happened to be There First”

On 14 August 2014, Fort Myers, Florida, Police Officer Gil Benitez was sent to Bent Creek Loop Road in a lightning storm. Officer Benitez said, “It was raining so hard, I couldn’t even see the stop sign.” There he discovered … Continue reading

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“Babies Discovering Mirrors Compilation” (YouTube)

“Babies Discovering Mirrors Compilation” (YouTube) “In this compilation of babies seeing themselves in mirrors for the first time, we see that they catch on fairly quickly that it’s a reflection of themselves. After all, most of them recognize their mothers … Continue reading

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Brink: Short Film (Vimeo)

<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/103411714″>Brink (Short Film)</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/shawnchristensen”>Shawn Christensen</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Brink: Short Film (Vimeo) “Brink is a minimalist romance amidst floating objects – a love story eloquently framed by a futuristic catastrophe. What would happen if we slowly lost gravity on Earth? … Continue reading

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