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
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
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.
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
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 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
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
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
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 […]
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)
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 realtor.com should be viewed as a...
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 [...]
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.
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
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, […]
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
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 [...]
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
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 […]
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