Monthly Archives: October 2014

Humor: The Limits of Minimalism

Check out Dilbert Classics on GoComics! http://www.gocomics.com/dilbert-classics/2014/10/30

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Humor: …Maybe Impossible….

Check out Cornered on GoComics! http://www.gocomics.com/cornered/2014/10/29

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Humor: The Conversion Can Be A Challenge….

Check out Dilbert on GoComics! http://dilbert.com/2014-10-29/

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Life: Well? Did they?!?

:::::::: Jethro Tull – Wond’ring Aloud http://youtu.be/zEYJrBoxvOE

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Science: Chocolate component reverses memory loss in older people, claims study | Science | theguardian.com

[via Guido] Begin forwarded message: Maybe – help is on the way. http://www.theguardian.com/science/2014/oct/27/chocolate-component-reverses-memory-loss-older-people-claims-study

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Tech: 400 BC and the Creation of the First Known Robot

The First Robot Today I found out the first known robot was created around 400-350 BC by the mathematician Archytas and was an artificial bird. Archytas, who is known as the “father of mechanical engineering,” constructed his bird out of … Continue reading

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Life: Reaper Keeper

I have recommended Stan Hayward before. He is an old man with a youthful attitude. I did not know he has limitations in vision and hearing. Otherwise, much of what he says resonates with me – even though he is … Continue reading

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