Thanks in part to the success of Flappy Bird, minimal arcade games with high difficulty are all the rage right now. One new addition to this category of games is 15 Coins from Engaging Games. You guide a ship in space, collecting coins and avoiding...
From The Fowndry: For birds of a smaller ilk (with despotic tendencies), we’ve found the ultimate in avian terror – the Death Star Birdhouse. Modelled on the twice-exploding space station from the Star Wars saga, this high quality ceramic design has a hollow core and none of those pesky exposed thermal exhaust ports. The perfect […]
Spoilers ahead… Two vastly different films vie for space in Girish Malik’s Jal. The first one is a sort of tragic satire. A Russian conservationist comes to the Rann of Kutch to study flamingos. She delights at the pink-hued birds taking flight, and one day, while taking a swim in a brackish lake, she discovers […]
Satellites are quickly falling in price. In the latest turn, a Cornell student is putting into space 104 birds that he says are less than an inch and a half on a side, and cost about $30 each in parts.
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's space debris! "Gravity" was a very popular movie. I have not seen it, despite my love of space and bad physics (how else can I enjoy stories involving faster-than-light travel?). I don't have to now, though,...Show More Summary
The project was inspired by Baya weaver birds known for making complex nests, and its sculptural, fluid form evokes those designs. It twists and turns in an engaging manner and fulfils the programmatic requirement in a fresh way. The nest was constructed out
It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a CubeSat! With so many small, relatively inexpensive satellites deploying lately from the International Space Station, it may seem like the area referred to as low-Earth orbit, between 100 and 1,240 miles above the planet, is full of these compact cubes. The miniature satellites, or CubeSats, conduct research and demonstration missions. read more
Eight creative folks living in an old Victorian house in Ditmas Park Brooklyn make up, “The Clubhouse”. It’s just like any other shared living space amongst creatives, except that this one has investors. Shouldn’t this represent some...Show More Summary
The No. 1 complaint I hear from diners is about excessive noise in restaurants. Restaurants continue to head toward spaces that look more like shells than finished interiors. I like the concrete floors, brick walls and open ceilings, but that design often seems to be at the expense of — what did you say? It’s still a [...]
The new Angry Birds game due out this fall might not be exactly what the gaming world needs, but at least it'll take some attention off Flappy Birds. (Credit: Rovio) With an Angry Birds stable that already features Rio, space, seasons,...Show More Summary
Chipzilla ponders IoT - the Internet of Twitchers Intel’s recent Edison launch was much more than a tilt at the burgeoning wearables space – Chipzilla has been working on designs for everything from a smart birdfeeder to a paper notebook on which the user can compose emails, according to a chief boffin.…
While at the Space Coast Birding and Wildlife Festival I could not resist making the drive north to Daytona Beach...
I was at the Blue Heron Wetlands in Titusville, Florida, during the Space Coast Birding and Wildlife Festival hoping to...
Heading into the NFL’s signing period, the Philadelphia Eagles are an estimated $20 million under the salary cap according to EaglesCap.com. While that puts the Birds reportedly 10th among all teams in cap space, via OverTheCap (h/t Bleeding Green Nation's Brandon Lee Gowton), it’s not necessarily as much as you think. It goes fast. Show More Summary
What many have already declared to be an absolutely out of this world new iPad games app, Space Dudes Attack HD Free, hits the digital shelves of the Apple App Store. With a combo neo Angry Birds / retro Donkey Kong look & feel, this first person screen scroller set in a high tech world is already gaining popularity. 1
On my first day in Florida for the Space Coast Birding and Wildlife Festival I landed at Orlando International Airport...
? According to blueprints posted on the restaurant’s Instagram account, Charlie Bird will have outdoor seating come this summer. [Charlie Bird/Instagram] ? February is pancake month at perennial brunch favorite Clinton Street Baking Co. Show More Summary
Optimizing spacing and wing beats to take advantage of the birds ahead.
It took all of one season for Chip Kelly to get the Philadelphia Eagles franchise back on its feet. Now comes the hard part: building out the roster to compete for a Super Bowl. In a perfect world, the Birds would spend lavishly on free...Show More Summary
Everyone loves Golden Gate Park and Dolores Park, but did you know San Francisco has over 220 parks and open spaces? Curbed SF wants to bring fame and glory to some of the smaller, lesser-known parks. Each week, we'll spotlight...