A short review…it was started by two brothers as a place to show their hobby began to grow by leaps & bounds. Soon they were joined by other ‘Model Railroad Clubs’ and other craftsmen. Some were electricians, model makers, carpenters, computer programmers. Their wives would stop by to see what they were doing and […]
The kola nut has always been popular in West Africa – but more than a hundred years ago it came to Europe and the US. BBC Future looks at how it helped create one of the world’s biggest products. By Veronique Greenwood 23 September 2016 You may have heard that Coca-Cola once contained an ingredient […]
A race between: AUDI R8 V10 – Tuned with ECU, TCU, Exhaust and Filter – 600 HP SUZUKI GSXR1000 (SRAD) 2009 – 185 HP KAWASAKI NINJA ZX 10R 2008 – 188 HP Hold on to your hat!!!!!!!!
This incredible machine was built as a collaborative effort between the Robert M. Trammell Music Conservatory and the Sharon Wick School of Engineering at the University of Iowa. Amazingly, 97% of the machine’s components came from John Deere Industries and Irrigation Equipment of Bancroft, Iowa…Yes, farm equipment. It took the team a combined 13,029 hours […]
There is an awesome dance, called the Thousand-Hand Guanyin. Considering the tight coordination required, their accomplishment is nothing short of amazing, even if they were not all deaf. Yes, you read correctly. All 63 of the dancers are complete deaf-mutes. Relying only on signals from trainers at the four corners of the stage, these extraordinary dancers deliver a visual spectacle that […]
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