May 2013

New York City Plans to Fix Its Crumbling Harbors Using 3D-Printed Concrete

#cities #architecture #tech

Penury, swindlers and the American way: the capitalist legacy of superheroes

As a pay dispute threatens the superhero stranglehold on box office takings, it’s a timely reminder that these capitalist heroes have long trampled upon the artists who brought them to life, writes Laura Sneddon.

#comics #movies #business

Zombie climate sceptic theories survive only in newspapers and on TV

#climate #science #journalism

Open Source Is Old School, Says The GitHub Generation

#programming #law

CSS3 Pong: I****e things to do with CSS #17

#cool #web #games #programming

Ancient Mayan pyramid destroyed for road fill

#antiquity #architecture #disaster

A look back in time: The GM/Southern Pacific Vert-A-Pac

Remember the Chevrolet Vega and its Pontiac equivalent, the Astre? These cars were shipped long-distance in a rather unusual manner.

#vintage #cars #trains

Climate milestone is a moment of symbolic significance on road of i****y

#climate #science #business #politics

Making the Marakon Ways

My 8 year old son, Griffin, just published a fantasy novel

#youth #books

What if people told European history like they told Native American history?

#america #history

Wine tasting is bullshit. Here's why

#food #science

MPEG1 Video Decoder in JavaScript

#cool #web #programming

The Sharing Economy: A Conversation with Neal Gorenflo

#economics #media

Our Very Normal Solar System Isn't Normal Anymore

#space #science