Geology is what we look to when we want enduring monuments. Rock and metal outlast anything made of living tissue. Or do they? In another example of science getting poetic, it seems that a symbol of ephemera — a butterfly — provides evidence of a mountain long turned to dust. Read more...
FACT: Consisting of Ishamel ‘Butterfly’ Butler, Craig ‘Doodlebug’ Irving and Mary Ann ‘Ladybug’ Vieira, plus touring DJ Silkworm (who would later come into his own as King Britt), Digable Planets were a major force in the early 1990s alt.rap scene. Show More Summary
Near Fukishima Nuclear Plant in Japan they found mutations in butterflies. I know, I know, perhaps the earlier Godzilla movies were predicting Mothra before their time - The Chernobyl disaster gave us lots of examples of how radiation can create aberrations. Show More Summary
About 4 years ago now, I decided to be conscious about noticing the beauty around me as I live. There’s a butterfly. Look at the contrast of those yellow flowers against the blue sky. See the lines of the roof tops? I’ve always been an observant person, but there was a period of my life where [...]
Exactly 50 years after the US-American meteorologist Edward Lorenz discovered chaos (remember the "butterfly effect?") the topic is still as fascinating as ever. A new visualization technique helps to make chaos visible to the naked eye. Show More Summary
Exactly 50 years after the US-American meteorologist Edward Lorenz discovered chaos (remember the "butterfly effect"?) the topic is still as fascinating as ever. A new visualization technique developed at the University of Vienna helps to make chaos visible to the naked eye. Show More Summary
It’s been a sunny week for Bitcoin with some interesting turbulence, some shifting fronts, the odd cloud, and a lot of bright spots. First on the plate is that Butterfly Labs is shipping their promised ASIC miners after over a … Continue reading ?
These stunning photographs by the LA-based fine art photographer … Read More
Alanis BB! U look BANGIN ON the effing beach! R u having a BBQ? Invite me nxt time, bb! I wanna get a tattoo. Who is ur artist? Does he know how 2 draw butterflies good? I rlly need some #selflove after a very rough stretch that has found me unemployed and unloved. Show More Summary
Chaos Theory turns 50 years old this year, celebrating half a century of flapping butterfly wings in Brazil creating tornadoes in Texas. That most famous example is especially appropriate, since it was a meteorologist named Edward Lorenz who first outlined why seemingly consistent and knowable systems can still go wildly wrong. Show More Summary
Never look her directly in the eye. Perpetual exposure to good cheer, imitation butter-rich Butterfly Cakes, Frosted Honey Buns, and more won't take much of a toll on a girl, apparently: The New Republic talks to McKee Foods' John Petticord about the very minor changes made to the Little Debbie logo in its newest iteration. Show More Summary
The long awaited Bitcoin miners from Butterfly Labs are finally shipping after 8 months of delay. The company offers four configurations: Jalapeno, which is a 5 GH/s Bitcoin Miner; “Little Single” a 25 GH/s Bitcoin Miner; “Single” a 50 GH/S … Continue reading ?
Since the BoJ enunciated its actions on April 4th, the world has decided that consuming risk assets (the riskier the better) is the path to salvation. While it makes perfect sense that some level of inspiration for a global recoveryShow More Summary
On today’s SiliconANGLE Live NewsDesk Show, (see embed feed below or visit youtube.com/siliconangle to watch on-demand), we learn that Butterfly Labs has finally begun to ship its long awaited ASIC Bitcoin Miners. Imagine being told about something great that you … Continue reading ?
If you suffer from tight hips, it doesn't just affect your hips and hip flexors. The tightness radiates up into your spine and into the thighs, which can cause soreness and pain when exercising or even when sitting or standing. Runners,...Show More Summary
HTC is a company that is currently going through some pretty difficult moments, but this does not mean it will remain stagnant and throw in the towel. Their HTC Butterfly was definitely a smartphone which is worth looking at, but [...] Like It, +1, Tweet It, Pin It Original content from Ubergizmo.
Crex Meadows in west central Wisconsin is a great place to go to find and photograph some unusual early season butterflies. Last year I went on a butterfly excursion with a local butterfly expert. I have been photographing butterflies for years but have concentrated more on my odes then on lepidoptera. Show More Summary
Graphene is an ultra-thin, ultra-conducting, ultra strong material that could spawn a whole new generation of ultra-efficient electronics, and hundreds if not thousands of researchers around the globe are racing to unlock the secrets behind its unique properties. Show More Summary
There are some things a Jesse Ryder comeback can fix, and some he can’t. Jesse can fill your heart with butterflies and lollipops, but he can’t stop spot-fixing. Neither can the ICC, nor the BCCI. Bruce Wayne and Frank Castle couldn’t stop it. The BCCI and ICC aren’t police agencies. They don’t have a legal […]
Who says we don't have seasons in L.A.? The jacarandas are blooming, the air smells like jasmine and the Butterfly Pavilion has opened up at the Natural History Museum. LAist stopped by to take some photos of the more than 53 species of butterflies and moths, as well as the lush ecosystem they call home through September. [ more › ]