Leftist rebels negotiating a peace agreement with the Colombian government on Wednesday declared a unilateral and indefinite cease-fire in hope of drawing a reciprocal halt by the armed forces, something President Juan Manuel Santos has so far resisted.
What do you get when you have a computer-controlled laser pointer and a big sheet of glow in the dark material? Something very cool, apparently. [Riley] put together a great build that goes far beyond a simple laser diode and servo build. Show More Summary
What You'll Be Creating Not so long ago we were learning about small rodents like mice, rats, hamsters and others. Even though when we say "rodent", generally we've got something small in mind, some representatives of the family areShow More Summary
It was just a drawing before, but now we have something very tangible indeed: The Satanic Church's sculpture of Baphomet flanked by fresh-faced children has been bronzed and is being assembled as I write this. In a matter of months,Show More Summary
When you're trying to learn, do something with your new knowledge, such as summarising it or explaining it to someone else. This deepens your memories and helps integrate what you've learned with what you already knew. A new study has...Show More Summary
James Harden goes to the free-throw strip a lot. He’s attempted (192) and made (172) more freebies than anyone in the league this year. Is there something foul to the frequency with which he draws fouls? Is he a ref-baiter? And will it come back to bite him in the postseason? In the online age, there are certain mythos which become treated as fact. Show More Summary
When I was teaching elementary school, these stained glass candle drawings were a project I used to do with my class every winter. Nothing calms a room like some zen coloring time! If your kiddo hasn’t made something like this... Continue Reading ? The post Colorful Stained Glass Candle Drawings appeared first on Make and Takes.
The Cowboys may have concealed that Romo has a broken rib, something the NFL is taking a closer look at. The National Football League is investigating whether the Dallas Cowboys violated rules regarding injury reports by not divulging that quarterback Tony Romo has been playing with a broken rib, per Pro Football Talk. Show More Summary
There are times when you would like to add just an extra dash of flavor and a touch of creativity to your homemade food and drink? Something called a CinniBird Spice Pen is coming your way. It will allow you to draw and write on everything from a mug of hot cocoa with whipped cream to a baked lasagna with your choice of ground spices.
It says something about the continuing drawing power of the James Bond franchise that the announcement of a new… Read More
Kristin Cavallari has posted a number of selfies online in her lifetime, and all of them have always been something great to look at. Her most recent pic posted to her Instagram may be the one that draws the most attention as it’s being...Show More Summary
Ever see something and thing, holy crap, I wish I thought of that? I sure have. In fact, I'm thinking that right now, as I type this, about this wonderful series of drawings called If They Transformed by Darren Rawlings. Read more.....
One of the things I tell my students fairly often, both in the writing and drawing classes I teach, is this– you need to look at real things. It was something that was beaten into me by my own writing and drawing instructors throughout high school and college until it was practically coded into my […]
We all have something to be thankful for: friends, family, good fortune, the basic fact of drawing breath and being alive. The NBA, too, has plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers are still in search of their mojo, but at least he's back home. Show More Summary
Budsies, a new toy company, will actually take one of your children’s drawings and transform it into a stuffed animal for Christmas. Every year, there’s a toy that becomes a must have. Sometimes, those toys are just something that drives...Show More Summary
It's like Draw Something meets Swype. DrawType Keyboard is a new keyboard for iOS 8 with a very simple premise: like Draw Something meets Swype, it turns the bottom half of your screen into a virtual whiteboard. Anything you can draw, you can then send over iMessage to a friend. Read Full Story
Obese Unicorn. (Via Imgur) I couldn't say how many times I've wished I had the ability to turn whatever I've drawn into something I can snuggle with at night. Unfortunately, it has never happened for me. 3D printers haven't gotten far...Show More Summary
CGI is wonderful and I love it when excellent animators use it for their films but there's something about the ol' trusty pen and pencil way of hand drawing (even if it's not done with a pen and pencil) that always makes me smile. It's like doing things simpler is sometimes better. Read more...
[Image: "Untitled #13," from "Scripted Movement Drawing Series 1" (2014) by Andrew Kudless]. San Francisco-based designer and architect Andrew Kudless is always up to something interesting, and one of his most recent projects is no exception. For...Show More Summary
Dan Porter left Zynga in April 2013, almost exactly one year after it acquired his startup, OMGPOP, for ~$200 million. OMGPOP was the maker of Draw Something, one of the first mobile games to go viral. It racked up 1.2 million downloads within its first week and a half. Show More Summary