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Ben “The Blenster” Hibben
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And here's something just pleasing: +Chris Hadfield talking about various bits of daily life in space, from sleeping and going to the bathroom to the games one plays. There are still wonderful things in this world. (And out of it)

Via +Paul Hosking.
Chris Hadfield recently talked to Cracked about a few of the things he learned during two space shuttle missions and five months aboard the International Space Station.
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"In what was arguably her biggest contribution to science, Franklin discovered radioactive substances in Canadian children's baby teeth."

http://www.cbc.ca/beta/news/canada/toronto/ursula-franklin-dead-1.3692502


Ursula Franklin, one of Canada's most accomplished scientists and educators, died Friday in Toronto at age 94.
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Putting together the pool to begin the test-fitting for our unlicensed naval strategy game we're taking to the Detroit Makerfaire. This is part of the same project those pyrotechnics are for!
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Agreed; stories like this should be shared:
 
#AirForce Staff SGT Cierra Rogers, hero.

Sharing because stories like these should be shared.
Staff Sgt. Cierra Rogers died soon after leading a rescue effort that saved a mother and her three children from a building fire in South Korea.
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Time for some funny:

h/t to several of you beautiful awesome folks
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Fire in the hole!

Testing for the upcoming project we're taking to the Detroit Makerfaire.
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This is just a hint at the game-changing nature of this technology; imagine a larger quantum computer running more complex simulations:
Google's engineers just achieved a milestone in quantum computing: they’ve produced the first completely scalable quantum simulation of a hydrogen molecule.
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A New Explanation for One of the Strangest Occurrences in Nature: Ball Lightning http://nautil.us/blog/a-new-explanation-for-one-of-the-strangest-occurrences-in-nature-ball-lightning …
Every so often, given the proper conditions, a small and roughly spherical piece of the atmosphere around us will briefly catch fire.…
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This is well worth the read:

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It seems we’re entering another of those stupid seasons humans impose on themselves at fairly regular intervals.
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Ever wanted to do something more advanced with your +Arduino like animate two LEDs at different speeds at the same time? Check this out:
Gammon Forum : Electronics : Microprocessors : How to do multiple things at once ... like cook bacon and eggs
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I'm making some food today; come join us:
 
It's time for our sixth birthday party; the grill is lit, join us for free food:
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Lump charcoal, no starter fluid - best taste.
 
This is a hell of a story:
 
Pkay Jim Wright is on a hilarious roll...

https://www.facebook.com/Stonekettle/posts/1054698021232267
I know. After my summary of the first two days, you’re expecting something ... special ... for the final day of the Republican National Convention....
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Louisville's independent game developer support group! Hang out with folks who like to make games or attend a meeting such as the Haskell Developer's Group.
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Great place for American cafeteria food at a great price. Friendly staff.
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Stopped in for some spaghetti before teaching a STEM group to solder at a local school; grabbed a quick and tasty bite of lunch.
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Fantastic authentic food; great atmosphere.
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Great place to get parts other stores don't have. I needed brake lines and they had them when no one else did.
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Good food, clean, large portions.
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Great place to host a wedding or event; visit the LVL1 Hackerspace while you're there!
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