Happy Caturday! :-)
The cast of Monty Python’s reviews of Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy :-)
Google patenting an electronic 'throat tattoo' -
And so the End Times begin.
Earth’s Most Stunning Natural Fractal Patterns
All of the examples are pretty cool, but the one above is just amazing.
Adobe Hacked - E-mail Search Tool -
If any of you has an Adobe account, it’d be well worth your time to check your e-mail address with this tool [http://adobe.cynic.al/] to see whether your information was compromised.
I received a letter from Adobe a while ago advising me to change my password and likely did so right after that, but since my e-mail address came up in this search, I went ahead and reset it to be safe…
How can it be that I didn’t know The Internet Movie Plane Database existed?!
Today’s Google doodle celebrates designer Raymond Loewy’s 120th birthday. This article by The Verge [http://www.theverge.com/2013/11/5/5068132/raymond-loewy-the-man-who-designed-everything] has a nice overview of his work. Love the locomotive design…
This past Sunday’s episode of The Simpsons aired this very touching tribute to Marcia Wallace. At the last minute they didn’t air the episode “Bart The Lover” as planned because of some kind of “technical issues,” though… :-(
Awesome photo of a Swiss F-5 Tiger II during the Axalp 2012 air show. If you look closely, you can see that this is a live-fire pass, as you can see the bullets and the shockwaves they’re creating. I’ve never seen this before and almost wondering whether the effect is Photoshopped, but it looks pretty damn good either way.
"Before Photoshop there was…Drew Struzan"
I’m sure everyone has seen the work of Drew Struzan. I didn’t realize that he had done a poster for “Ladyhawke,” and it turns out that Frank Darabont, the director for “The Shawshank Redemption,” had wanted him to produce the poster artwork for the movie but was overruled. Click through the image link to see an album of a bunch of his best posters…