Archive for August, 2008

5 Skateboard Deck Collections from the 80’s
August 30, 2008

Here is an interesting assortment of skateboard deck collections from the 80’s

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20 Websites To Help You Learn and Master CSS
August 29, 2008

This article features 20 excellent websites to help you “grok” CSS. There
’s a wide range of websites included – from blogs to directory-style lists and websites that focus on one particular topic related to CSS.

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Missile Defense Tech to Know Before World War 3 Breaks Out
August 28, 2008

How could missile defense suddenly become not only real, but potent enough to raise the specter of a Russian nuclear strike on Poland? The progress of technology has changed the international debate. Here’s just how the evolving U.S. plan aimed at rogue regimes —and the new deal with Poland— are fueling tensions with Russia, featuring an exclusive in

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8 Architecturally Awesome Sand Castles for Summer’s End
August 28, 2008

The best buildings built of sand require the skills of an architect, and the details depicted by some well-packed granules rival the most ornate towers and palaces you’d find on terra firma–Disney World included…

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How MythBusters Will Shut Up Moon Conspiracy Theorists 2nite
August 27, 2008

On the eve of one of their biggest busts yet, Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage take us behind the scenes to explain how they made their own fake photos, built a moon set in an hour—and even went weightless themselves. No, they didn’t build a rocket ship and actually go … yet.

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5 Green Sleeper Issues in the 2008 Election
August 27, 2008

Global warming and energy policy are not all that matters

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Lasers Could Send World’s Most Secure Messages Through Space
August 26, 2008

New experiments using Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle extend the range of quantum cryptography, an advanced method of communicating in unbreakable code. Finding a way to keep snoops from tapping into other people’s information is a challenge that has gone to the subatomic level. First proposed in 1984, quantum cryptography (QC) promises to send

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10 Rare Pictures From Nissan’s Secret Zama Operations Center
August 25, 2008

Even if you’re lucky enough, as we were, to get an invitation to Nissan’s old Zama assembly plant, you might drive right by its rusty garage door tucked away in a far corner of the plant. There’s nothing there to announce you’ve stumbled across something special, but once you slip inside, you’ll discover some very sweet rides. There’s not much act

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13 Videos to Celebrate Dave Chappelle’s Birthday
August 25, 2008

In honor of Dave Chappelle’s 35th birthday, here’s a collection of some of his best clips, sketches and interviews.

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Denis Dyack Learns He Is Banned From Just About Everything
August 20, 2008

Denis Dyack is not having a good week. His magnum opus Too Human hits shelves today and reviews have been embarrassing. Worse yet, he was just banned from popular video game forum NeoGaf after publicly insulting them. Nice job! Sadly, though, that was just the beginning of his epic quest of fail.

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