Diesel? What’s that? Volkswagen is embracing a far less controversial type of fuel with its new 1.5-liter TSI engine, unveiled yesterday at the Vienna Motor Symposium. The ultra-efficient four-cylinder uses variable turbine geometryShow More Summary
Volkswagen used this week’s 2016 Vienna Motor Symposium to present its next-generation 4-cylinder engine. The new engine, dubbed the EA211 TSI evo, is a turbocharged 1.5-liter unit equipped with variable turbine geometry (VTG) like that found on high-performance engines from Porsche. VTG, which first appeared on a gasoline engine in the...
Danya from Danya Banya has a fun kids’ art idea for our ABCs and 123s series – stamping with 3D wooden blocks to create 2D shapes! It encourages kids to explore 2D and 3D geometry in a creative, hands-on way. Painting 2D Shapes withShow More Summary
Borrowing tech already used for Porsche models, the engine produces maximum torque from 1,300 rpm.
Volkswagen's new EA211 TSI Evo uses the Miller cycle, variable turbine geometry, and cylinder deactivation to maximize efficiency and torque in a small package. Continue reading Volkswagen's new engine packs a variable geometry turbo...Show More Summary
Can Buyukberber's projection-mapped, laser-cut surface visualizes multiple geometric dimensions
It’s a “Freudian slip.” And “Euclidean geometry.” The capitalization on such adjectives leaves little doubt that each was derived from a proper noun and not some lowly Latin root word. There are, however, those who have left us English speakers a more understated linguistic legacy, whose names live on as lowercase verbs and adjectives.
This two-story in Mar Vista underwent the kind of facelift that suggests more witness protection program than a quick nip and tuck. The transformative renovation resulted in a like-new property with premium amenities and contemporary appeal. Large modern windows and skylights flood the open-concept...
Breathy British balladeers the Clientele reissued their excellent 2005 release Strange Geometry last year on Merge, and a vinyl repress is coming next month. In conjunction with the repress, they’re sharing an EP called A Sense of Falling: Strange Geometry Outtakes including several previously unreleased tracks. “Since We Last Spoke” is one of those, and […]
Aleksander Drakulic's visuals take inspiration from modern science and classical geometry.
Tomorrow night at Wallplay, Nitemind invites Greg Z., DV-i, and Trust Image to perform for a special closing celebration.
To the casual observer, Brent Wadden?s woven paintings (how else to describe his trademark combination of woven wool, cotton and other fibres stretched over canvas) seem to articulate an often hypnotic geometry of form and colour. AShow More Summary
Last year, Mexican architect Juan Carlos Ramos designed the truly unique Pyramid House for a competition that was focused on simple geometry. The residence was inspired by his native state of Michoacán, Mexico, as he keyed in on the sloping nature of his neighboring mountains, as well as ancient temples of the Mayans, in turn […]
CJ: Just a curious question, if a general ed teacher(algebra, or geometry, or etc) has a special education inclusion teacher or assistant in the classroom every class, and the class was an inclusion class, would there be any funding for the general education teacher’s salary?
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Title : Slice It! Summary :Divide and conquer with clever puzzles that build geometry foundation Pros: Trial-and-error gameplay supports nimble discovery of concepts and strategies. Cons: Lacks expli..
Friends, there are an awful lot of twin-stick shooters on iOS. After a period of relative dormancy, the genre came back into fashion at almost the exact same time as mobile gaming went through the roof and the indie boom kicked off, so it was in a lot of ways inevitable. The competition is so
Any exhibition of Ellsworth Kelly’s art is a bittersweet event following the artist’s recent death.
Meet Lulwah Al Hmoud, A Saudi artist, whose work reframes traditional Islamic geometry and calligraphy using techniques such as silkscreen printing, painting and gilding. Dalia Mogahed is an American Muslim scholar. The Tempest had the opportunity to speak to Mogahed about her work, projects, upbringing, and more. At a time when fear of international terror […]
This kid can’t make his mind up whether he wants to be Mad max or Immortal Joe. The teacher is no help, and in fact would ratyjer be somewhere else. It doesn’t look like this geometry class is going anywhere. This is the latest from John McNamee at Pie Comic.