Month: August 2007

home in the sky

The result of a charming bug in Google Sky: when you change from Earthview to Skyview, it keeps displaying your earthly placemarks. So…

film #37 in progress

busy with section 7 and 8.…

inorganic life in plasmacrystals ?

a plasmacrystal from New Scientist: “According to a new simulation, electrically charged dust can organise itself into DNA-like double helixes that behave in…

bizarre vibrations

check out this video, see also earlier post.…

life itself

This summer I spent most of my reading time on this book: “Life Itself, A Comprehensive Inquiry Into the Nature, Origin and Fabrication…

visualizing sound in space

A slightly more hightech version from 1950 of the devices discussed in an earlier post. Also in many ways similar to the ‘Camera…

film #37 in progress

and from section 6.…