Earlier today, I blogged about my story The Things That Make Me Weak and Strange Get Engineered Away, just published on Tor.com. Tor commissioned a dynamite illustration for the story from Chris Sickels of Red Nose Studios. On Megan's suggestion, I spent some time checking out the other art at Red Nose and discovered a captivating wonderland of beautiful and surreal tilt-shift-y illustrations and photos that tickled every bone in my body.
Red Nose Studios
r/The_Donald still exists at Reddit, but it’s been pushed into the site’s “quarantined” basement after a series of threats against police were posted there. “Recent behaviors including threats against the police and public figures is content that is prohibited by our violence policy,” a Reddit spokesperson said in a statement. “As a result, we have […]
Why is gold ($41,149/kg) more expensive than other metals that are as rare or rarer, such as ruthenium ($9,000/kg)? This video explains why. Image: YouTube
Research has shown that two kinds of videos are sure to cheer you up. The first kind is baby animals. The second kind is jackasses ruining their $330,000 cars. This video is of the second kind. Image: YouTube
When it comes to large computer systems, not one of them is fully secure. Even with constant updates to the platforms that keep vital networks humming, there’s always a back door. And companies are willing to pay handsomely to effective bouncers that can keep an eye on them. Call them ethical hackers or white hat […]
So you’ve visited the Kennedy Space Center every year. You’ve watched “The Right Stuff” for the 95th time. There must be something to do while you’re waiting to join Space Force for the next manned mission to Mars or the moon. Here’s a combo that should raise a salute from any fan of space or […]
Looking for a new tablet? If you haven’t upgraded in a while, it might be time to check out the latest iPad Pro for two very good reasons. First, the 2018 model is a real workhorse. The 12X Bionic chip processor means it can handle any task you set out for it, and still have […]