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Vintage Dinosaur Art: Dinosaurs (Domino)

One of the more obscure finds I've made on eBay, this Dinosaurs isn't a book as such - rather, it folds out like a pamphlet or map, and the illustrations effectively cover two frieze-like spreads. (You can also fold it completely flat,...Show More Summary

Understanding cellular aging

Researchers at the BBSRC-supported Babraham Institute have mapped the physical structure of the nuclear landscape in unprecedented detail to understand changes in genomic interactions occurring in cell senescence and aging. Their findings...Show More Summary

29 Hilariously Weird Google Earth Street View Photos

From forgotten undies to peeing dogs to peeing people to busy prostitutes, we now have a new appreciation for what Google Maps' Street View captures.

Flirting with Google Maps on Android

Learning to implement a location-aware Google map on Android App.

CAT scan of nearby supernova remnant reveals frothy interior

21 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Cassiopeia A, or Cas A for short, is one of the most well studied supernova remnants in our galaxy. But it still holds major surprises. Harvard-Smithsonian and Dartmouth College astronomers have generated a new 3-D map of its interior using the astronomical equivalent of a CAT scan. Show More Summary

Uber $30 First Ride Credit is Back!

Readers know that I’m a big fan of Uber, the on-demand car service. You download an app to your phone, request a pickup with the press of a button. You watch your vehicle on a map as it drives to you and shows you how many minutes away the car is. You can stay inside […] The post Uber $30 First Ride Credit is Back! appeared first on View from the Wing.

NASA successfully launches SMAP satellite

22 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

On its third attempt, NASA has successfully launched its Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) satellite atop a United Launch Alliance Delta 2 rocket. The orbiter is designed to take high resolution moisture maps on a global scale, mapping the entire planet in the space of only two to three days. Show More Summary

For New York Times Reporter, a Tom Brady Profile Years in the Making

At the top of this weekend’s New York Times Magazine cover story on Tom Brady, Mark Leibovich maps out the personal X’s and professional O’s that led him to finally score a profile of the NFL’s most frequent big game quarterback: Last...Show More Summary

40 years of groundhog forecasts, mapped

Editor's note: Our colleagues in the Graphics department had a burning question: can groundhogs really predict the weather? They ran the numbers on 250 cities over 40 years. Here's what they found out.

Mapping Ötzi’s Tattoos

All 62 of Ötzi’s tattoos have been mapped. They are mostly located over joint spaces and are thought to play … Continue reading ?

Free For All: Google Earth Pro Dumps $US400 Subscription Fee

It’s always nice when a company transitions a product from paid to free, with Google today removing the price tag from Google Earth Pro. This means features including high-resolution images, movie creation and map making are now available to anyone who downloads the application. More »      

It's Going To Be HOW Hot In Arizona?? Weatherman Keeps His Cool On Live TV While Reporting Apocalyptic Temperature Readings!

You can't predict the weather — and apparently you can't predict the weather report either! When the Fox 10 Phoenix weather map spewed out numbers over 2000 degrees, viewers didn't know whether to laugh or run in panic! [ Related: The Best, Worst, Wackiest, Most NSFW Moments On Live TV Broadcasts HERE! ] Luckily meteorologist Cory McCloskey is [...]

Walking Into Mordor: Middle Earth As A Google Map

2 days agoOdd : Geekologie

Note: This isn't even the whole map, full-size version right HERE so you can plan your next vaycay. This is an imaginary Google Map of Middle Earth created by Redditor mbingcrosby. It's just a Photoshop job though, not an actual interactive map. Show More Summary

Hot spots mapped: Arsenic taints many U.S. wells

Naturally occurring arsenic in private wells threatens people in many U.S. states and parts of Canada, according to a package of a dozen scientific papers to be published next week. The studies, focused mainly on New England but applicable...Show More Summary

After Billions in Subsidies, The Final Verizon FiOS Map Is Bleak as Hell

2 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

As Verizon inches towards the end of its long-promised FiOS expansion, we can finally get a look at all the places these heavily trumpeted fiber cables have actually ended up. Behold the final(ish) Verizon FiOS Fiber map. It's bleak as hell. Read more...

Bobbya1984 Can't Reach His Scorestreaks - COD: Advanced Warfare - IGN Let's Play

Today, Bobbya plays a round of Hardpoint on the new map Sideshow. Watch as he tries desperately to obtain his scorestreaks and help lead his team to victory.

Biking With Your Brain

Photo via Wikimedia Commons There are hundreds of maps, online, physical, or app-based, that can help you track your exercise and provide you with new outdoor running or cycling routes. Bike maps are especially important for cyclists who rely on the ability to find protected lanes and cyclist-friendly streets in order to remain safe while riding. Show More Summary

Research uncovers connection between Craigslist personals, HIV trends

Craigslist's entry into a market results in a 15.9 percent increase in reported HIV cases, according to research. When mapped at the national level, more than 6,000 HIV cases annually and treatment costs estimated between $62 million and $65.3 million can be linked to the popular website, the authors state.

Craigslist personal ads correlate to HIV trends

Craigslist's entry into a market results in a 15.9 percent increase in reported HIV cases, according to research from the University of Minnesota published in the December issue of MIS Quarterly. When mapped at the national level, more than 6,000 HIV cases annually and treatment costs estimated between $62 million and $65.3 million can be linked to the popular website. read more

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