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Guitars Capable of Making the Kessel Run in Less Than Twelve Parsecs

11 hours agoHumor / odd : Neatorama

Doni’s Custom Guitars has made two fully functional guitars out of Millennium Falcon models. The Han Solo Guitar is a standard six-string electric guitar, and what they call the Rebel Bass Guitar is a four-string bass. Both guitars are available for purchase on Etsy. Show More Summary

From the Standard Model to space

A group of scientists who started at particle physics experiments move their careers to the final frontier. As a member of the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider, Ryan Rios spent 2007 to 2012 surrounded by fellow physicists. Now,...Show More Summary

Journal Standard Update the Converse Jack Purcell Sneaker

Converse work with Japanese label, Journal Standard, on this recently launched revised Jack Purcell model. Managing to create an interpretation that maintains the clean and classic design of the original, Journal Standard opt for a… The post Journal Standard Update the Converse Jack Purcell Sneaker appeared first on Selectism.

This was the thing that made Steve Jobs so great

It's been nearly 4.5 years since Apple cofounder Steve Jobs passed away. But he remains a role model for many today – the gold standard of a tech visionary. One of the few men who could call himself Steve Jobs' boss, former Apple CEO...Show More Summary

2015 Ford Mondeo will feature Wi-Fi hotspot as standard

last weekVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The next-generation Ford Mondeo will feature Wi-Fi hotspot capability as standard thanks to its Sync 2 infotainment system. Ford has confirmed that the new Mondeo will be the third model in its lineup, after the FG X Falcon and SZ Mark II Territory, to offer Wi-Fi hotspot functionality. The Wi-Fi hotspot feature will be standard [...]

LG goes for the 'Urbane' look with latest G Watch iteration

LG today has unveiled its latest Android Wear building on the original LG G Watch R and coming up with a more stylish and formal "Urbane" model. Available in gold or silver, it's still a standard 22mm model, so you'll be able to swap out straps if you like. Show More Summary

Job ladders and earnings of displaced workers

Workers who suffer job displacement experience surprisingly large and persistent earnings losses. However, standard labour market models fail to explain such a phenomenon. This column explains the persistence of workers’ earnings losses...Show More Summary

2015 VW Golf SportWagen priced from $21,395

The 2015 VW Golf SportWagen gets a little bigger on the outside but sheds weight and offers new standard features. Prices start at $21,395 for the base model with the 1.8-liter turbocharged four-cylinder and five-speed manual or $24,595 for the least expensive TDI model. Show More Summary

Think NGDI, not NGDP

In the standard national income accounting, gross domestic income equals gross domestic output.  In the simplest model of all (with no government or trade) you have the following identity: NGDI = C + S = C + I = NGDP  (it also applies to RGDI and RGDP) Because these two variables are identical, any model […]

For a model on student testing, look to Finland

2 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

To the editor: The controversy over standardized testing is not whether it is necessary; it's over what to do with the results. ("No Child Left Behind test requirements deserve support from both parties," Op-Ed, Feb. 3)

Consultant: One-size-fits-all is wrong approach to portal listing feeds

A model agreement hammered out by industry players representing listing portals, MLSs and brokerages in the hopes of standardizing the terms under which listings are provided to big search sites like Zillow, Trulia and should be viewed as a...

BMW M Division willing to consider standard transmission for non-SUV models

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

BMW‘s strict choice of dual-clutch transmission for non-SUV M models as opposed to regular automatic transmissions may not be a steadfast philosophy, according to one of the performance division’s top engineers. Speaking to CarAdvice at the launch of the BMW X6 M in Texas (United States), BMW M division chassis and power train engineer, Brend [...]

Plus Sized Model Ashley Graham Proves That Even Heavy Women Can Be Jacked Off To

3 weeks agoHumor : Thought Catalog

This is a much bigger deal than any other publication using a plus sized model – the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition is where beauty standards, at least in America, find their roots. This is a huge deal.

Stupidity and Value-Added Models

My 8th graders were discussing a documentary film on the representation of Latinos in the media when our conversation veered to the topic of standardized testing. I don't remember how it came up exactly, but if you're a teacher or student...Show More Summary

Diverse Group of Models Portray Changing Ideal Female Body Types Throughout the Ages

4 weeks agoHumor : Laughing Squid

Eugene Lee Yang of BuzzFeedVideo has created an interesting visual narrative regarding the history of ideal female bodies and how these standards of beauty changed throughout the centuries. Yang used a diverse group of models to portray examples from such eras as Ancient Egypt (c. 1292 – 1069 B.C.), where “[w]omen are shown as slender, […]

HiSIM-SOTB, compact transistor model, selected as international industry standard

A new compact transistor model was developed and the framework for realizing a faster design support process and product development for integrated circuits in the ultra-low voltage category was established. The new compact model, HiSIM-SOTB...Show More Summary

Watch How The “Ideal” Female Body Has Changed Throughout History

In this video, BuzzFeed enlists 11 models to give us a look at how female body standards have changed over the course of 3,000 years. Today’s (impossible) beauty standards may seem like they’re here to stay, but they’ve changed in the past and will undoubtedly evolve again. It’s cringey to think of desired body types [...]

Here's how women's ideal body types have changed throughout history.

4 weeks agoHumor : Happy Place

Guess what? Your body not only doesn't measure up to today's beauty standards. It would have been lacking throughout history. Doesn't that make you feel better? BuzzFeed has put together a video that features a model with the ideal body...Show More Summary

Modeling: A Tough Job at Any Size

In December, thousands watched tall, thin models parade bedazzled bras, panties, and angel wings down the runway at the Victoria’s Secret fashion show. In the U.S., however, these “standard size” models aren’t representative of either the female population (an average size 10-14) or of the entirety of the modeling population. Sociologist Amanda Czerniawski, who worked […]

Elon Musk Integrates An ‘Insane Mode’ Button In Tesla’s Model S P85D

The standard Model S by automaker Tesla Motors can go from 0 to 60 mph in 5.9 seconds, which Business Insider reports is “pretty fast,” but the new dual-motor Model S introduced late last year can do it in a mere 3.2 seconds when the “Insane Mode” has been engaged. Show More Summary

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