Month: June 2005

  • tubes and tendons

    exams are over so i can indulge in a little light reading.. so currently racing through some of Richard Morgan’s techno-gore sci-fi… reading Broken Angels, sequel to the ultra-violent Altered Carbon although i have to say it is anything but a little light reading.. nearly at the end and i almost fainted on the tube…

  • a dry spell

    having finished my exams two weeks ago and foolishly finished with my girlfriend a little before, whilst in the depths of exam inspired despair, you might have thought I would have nothing better to do than update this diary. And you would be right. I don’t have anything better to do except feel pleased with…

  • Rapid afterimage

    http://www.michaelbach.de…mage/index.html One of the best visual illusions i’ve seen for a while. You should see a little green flash as each of the magenta dots blinks out. However, there isn’t actually any green in the animation at all. It just seems that way as you brain interpolates a negative after image. But now comes the…

  • Hippocrates Rocks

    Man ought to know that from the brain and from the brain only, arise our pleasures, joys, laughter and jests, as well as our sorrows, pains, griefs and fears. Through it, in particular, we think, see, hear and distinguish the ugly from the beautiful, the bad from the good, the pleasant from the unpleasant, in…

  • Everyone’s favourite astronaut – Take Two

    http://www.theregister.co…zz_aldrin_book/ Not content with being the star of other people’s comic books, Buzz has written his own kids book.