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3D printed concrete houses are the way of the future.
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Of course, he's taken concrete as his example. Someone, somewhere, surely can come up with a flax based mixture that could be used.
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Asimov writes about 2014 back in 1964. It's a fun read, and some of it is bang on.
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I've been treading the shallow water far too long. I need to go deep again. This post reminded me of that. We learn lessons, but then we forget them and need to learn them again.
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A good post. When we close our eyes and listen it's amazing how similar sounds are. Listening to traffic on the highway from a distance sounds like the waves crashing on the shore from a distance..
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I am quite looking forward to this. It seems (from the trailers I've seen) like a cross between Assassin's Creed and Deus Ex - Human Revolution, and some open world crime game like Grand Theft Auto (but not that). Also, I had trouble telling if this trailer was CGI or real life.
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I had trouble too distinguising it..especially at first. I thought they used real actors for the street scenes..how far graphics have come..imagine after 5-7 years what we'll see..
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#XboxOne looks pretty amazing. Definitely great for people who like to do two things at once (not me, personally - I like to dedicate my entire attention to what I'm doing). But the one reservation I have is that it's very America-focused: American TV, American sports. I wonder how well these aspects will work internationally.
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Thinking about this more for gamers i think the PC could be the big winner.  With Steambox but also the real innovations that gamers are interested in like the Oculus Rift.
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This game is hilarious. Such a funny video. Good job on succeeding, too. 
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It was truly a team effort. Thanks for the share. 
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"You are stubborn. You are exhausted. You are determined. You are a Writer."
Today's words of encouragement. Yeay.
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You are brilliant, radiant, inspired. Congratulations, you've done it. Hooray!
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This is my problem too. I'm trying out writing longhand in oneNote at the moment (using a graphics tablet). And it's working well - I get the best of both worlds.
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Curiosity's journey on Mars so far, compressed into 1 minute.
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In which I share my thoughts about the new Star Trek movie.
We went to see Star Trek into Darkness last night. A kind of spur of the moment thing; Liam had this idea that it was out on Thursday (even thought the posters said Friday), checked the cinema website, and sure enough it was ...
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I've been writing since I was a child, but became more serious about it the more novels I read. There were too many "boring bits" in too many books, so I set out to write the story I wanted to read. It's still in progress, because I'm still learning what makes a story good.
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I love my new hairstyle. I got a cut and colour, and Yahasmin did both expertly. She took her time and made sure the colour had enough time to process, that it would come out as vibrant as I wanted it. And the cut... Her words as she started to cut were, "I'm going to be quiet now while I concentrate on your hair." No one has cut my hair so perfectly. I'm delighted with the new style and will definitely be going back when I need a trim.
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