Da Vinci, Galileo, Franklin, Newton....Orf? Who is Nathan Orf? Like the aforementioned renaissance men, his talents are wide-ranging, which enabled him to play all nine positions for the the Brevard County Manatees, a Florida minor-league affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers. Show More Summary
Peter Acabion, of Acabion GTBO fame, has released details of his next concept vehicle – an ultra-efficient, 1,200 mpg, 650 km/h, solar electric successor to the car. With four enclosed wheels, a transforming aerodynamic tail, a jet fighter...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — A day after beating Venus Williams in singles at the U.S. Open, Sara Errani and her partner, Roberta Vinci, were knocked out in the second round as the top-seeded team in women's doubles.
Fred Armisen and Natasha Lyonne are reportedly dating – US Weekly Robin Williams turned down a huge Vegas offer before his death – TMZ Evan Peters cut his hair short! – Just Jared Jr Da Vinci Code sequel will begin shooting in April – Entertainment Weekly George Clooney is doing a bit of commercial work [...]
By Andy Batts: Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG) has received FDA approval for its Fluorescence Imaging Vision System, called Firefly, as an optional feature for its robotic surgical system da Vinci Xi. Upon approval, the company will start shipping Firefly installed in the da Vinci Xi systems. Show More Summary
The recent approvals are certainly good news for the company considering that it has struggled with declining sales and safety issues with its da Vinci surgical robotic systems in the last year. If the da Vinci Xi can offer more advantages...Show More Summary
The next Da Vinci Code sequel will start filming in April, 2015, Deadline reports. We have Tom Hanks returning to star as Robert Langdon and Ron Howard back to direct. Weirdly, the studio's decided to skip one of Dan Brown's novels and adapt Inferno instead of The Lost Symbol. Is this a Freemason conspiracy?! (Spoiler alert: No. It isn't.) Read more...
Cameras are set to roll on Ron Howard's third big screen Dan Brown adaptation in April 2015, Deadline reports. Tom Hanks will reprise his The Da Vinci Code and Angels and Demons role of Professor Robert Langdon for Inferno, which has been given a tentative release date of December 18, 2015.
EXCLUSIVE: Sony Pictures and Imagine Entertainment have firmed an April start in Italy on Inferno, the third installment based on the Dan Brown novel series that began with The Da Vinci Code. The studio has closed its deals with TomShow More Summary
Regardless of whether you are a true art connoisseur, you've certainly seen the works of Picasso, van Gogh, da Vinci and other greats. One thing that unites these master artists is their appreciation and usage of color — imitating the...Show More Summary
(Boston) – An editorial published in this week's JAMA highlights the importance of physicians using all available clinical assessment tools when considering how to treat patients. Written by Robert Vinci, MD, chief of pediatrics at Boston...Show More Summary
The Sims 4's Create-A-Sim demo is now free for everyone. Make anything your heart desires, so long as it can be sculpted (literally, if you want) from human flesh. I made an evil Leonardo Da Vinci. What will you come up with? Read more...
I’ve seen exhortations to think like Leonardo da Vinci or Albert Einstein, but these leave me cold. I can’t imagine thinking like either of these men. But here are a few famous people I could imagine emulating when trying to solve a problem What would Donald Knuth do? Do a depth-first search on all technologies […]
These flying machines created by Daniel Agdag make me think of those designed by Leonardo Da Vinci in the 15th century. The difference is that Leonardo based his designs in precise calculations while Daniel builds his spectacular cardboard sculptures guided only by his intuition, with no previous sketching. More »
ByIAEResearch: Intuitive surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG) is a U.S. based manufacturer of robotic surgical systems. It is famous for inventing the da Vinci Surgical System which allows doctors to perform surgeries remotely with the use of robotic manipulators. Show More Summary
Your average gingerbread cookie ends up looking a lot like da Vinci's Vitruvian Man with its limbs splayed out in every direction. But with this modular cookie cutter in your kitchen repertoire, you can create gingerbread cookies that are a little more lifelike and active. Read more...
By Andy Batts: A study performed on 118 patients is casting doubts on the benefits of Intuitive Surgical's (NASDAQ:ISRG) da Vinci robotic surgery platform. The study claims that patients with bladder cancer facing same complication rate...Show More Summary
Slashgear writer Nate Swanner has drawn our attention to a very clever and useful new website. Hotel WiFi Test ranks the quality and speed of wireless broadband offered by major city hotels: The site works by travelers uploading their results, and a speed test can be done right from the site. Show More Summary
Brazilian artist Laura Vinci makes her American solo exhibition debut at ArtCenter/South Florida with Untitled (from the series Papèis Avulsos, ?Loose Papers?) at the Richard Shack Gallery through September 7. She is known as a sculptor, interdisciplinary artist, draughtswoman and engraver. Show More Summary
Did you know that Leonardo da Vinci discovered MetaMatter? Well, not in real life, but in the universe of Conflicks he did. It turns out all it takes is to separate a chicken egg's yolk from its albumen, and to heat up the yolk. When...Show More Summary