Archive for February, 2007

Advertising: Pirelli Mission Zero

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One of the best advertising short-films we have seen for a (very) long time. After their great success last year with the short film “The Call” starring John Malkovich and Naomi Campbell, PirelliFilm has now created a new high budget film called “Mission Zero”. It is featuring Uma Thurman, Kathryn Bigelow, the Lamborghini Gallardo and of course Pirelli’s new PZero tires. If you enjoyed Quentin Tarantino’s Kill Bill movies you must watch this one…

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BBC: Horizon – most of our universe is missing

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Another great documentary from the “BBC science series”. This 50 minutes movie is explaining the fundamentals of gravity, astrophysics, galaxies, dark matter, and dark energy. It is also the story of a controversy in science based on observation supporting a theory that has yet to be experimentally or conclusively proven…

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Art: San Francisco In Jell-O

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San Francisco based artist “Liz Hickok” had quite some success and write-ups in the press for her work “San Francisco In Jell-O”. And we think it’s really great. Hickok a former student in Fine Arts at Mills College in Oakland California describes the…

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Odd News: Have You Heard About B Flat?

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There are a few odd things about the note B Flat as reported from various sources…

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Gadgets: The Lettuce Safe

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If you want to hide away your valuables where a burglar would never look for you can now use the “Head of Iceberg Lettuce Safe”. It looks like a normal salad head but is actually a small safe. While the fridge/freezer has been rather popular place to look for – remember all those Hollywood movies where the valuables have been hidden under the ice cubes – have you ever heard of someone stealing…

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Humor: Standing room only

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In fact, in July 1996, an official Queensland (Australia) Government Workplace Health and Safety Guide for the rapidly-growing crocodile industry was released that also included the fairly obvious advice such as “Do not place any part of one’s body in the mouth of a crocodile” and “Do not sit on the back of a crocodile”…

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