Archive for October, 2009

Handjob 2.0

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

Fascinating bit of tech, in the context of the ongoing UI revolution.

Marry this up with the ‘teledildonics suit’ patent registered by Philip Rosedale (AKA Philip Linden, father of Second Life) back in the year 2000, and you could be talking the ultimate P2P hand shandy.

The unsinkable pygmy gecko

Thursday, October 15th, 2009

This kind of thing is precisely why I used to be a member of the British Herpetological Society’s Young Herpetologists Club:

God knows how Attenborough goes on making series after series bringing the world to life in this way.

God knows, but I’m not sure anybody else does.

Update [28/10/09]: Looks like the Beeb has pulled all the embeds, so you have to go to Youtube if you want to watch it.  Seems a bit silly.  Still, it’s worth the trip.