A man, his beard, and ramblings from an overly stimulated world.

 

Blurp… (at Dr. Robert Cropper)

Blurp… (at Dr. Robert Cropper)

Care package from my Smittens!! (at Carolina Landings@University Park)

Care package from my Smittens!! (at Carolina Landings@University Park)

Robotic exoskeleton gears up for World Cup debut - video
Ian Sample and Ken Macfarlane, theguardian.com
Researchers put a mind-controlled robotic exoskeleton through its paces at a laboratory in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in preparation for its debut at the World Cup. The exoskeleton was designed by an international team as part of the Walk Again project an…

Robotic exoskeleton gears up for World Cup debut - video
Ian Sample and Ken Macfarlane, theguardian.com

Researchers put a mind-controlled robotic exoskeleton through its paces at a laboratory in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in preparation for its debut at the World Cup. The exoskeleton was designed by an international team as part of the Walk Again project an…

Scientists grow self-healing muscles which could replace real ones
By Lucy Kinder, telegraph.co.uk
Researchers at Duke University create muscles in a laboratory which could be used to repair injuriesSci­en­tists have cre­at­ed liv­ing mus­cles which can heal them­selves in an ani­mal for the first time.They hope that the lab-grown mus­cle…

Scientists grow self-healing muscles which could replace real ones
By Lucy Kinder, telegraph.co.uk

Researchers at Duke University create muscles in a laboratory which could be used to repair injuries

Sci­en­tists have cre­at­ed liv­ing mus­cles which can heal them­selves in an ani­mal for the first time.

They hope that the lab-grown mus­cle…

DARPA opens biotech office to utilize biology for national defense
By Adrianne Jeffries, theverge.com
"Start­ing today, biol­o­gy takes its place among the core sci­ences that rep­re­sent the future of defense technology." That’s accord­ing to a press release today from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) announc­ing its new…

Bring on my new foot DARPA!

DARPA opens biotech office to utilize biology for national defense
By Adrianne Jeffries, theverge.com

"Start­ing today, biol­o­gy takes its place among the core sci­ences that rep­re­sent the future of defense technology." That’s accord­ing to a press release today from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) announc­ing its new…

Bring on my new foot DARPA!

Photos That Put People Into Book Covers
by Nicole Wakelin, nerdapproved.com
These amus­ing pho­tos come from Cor­pus Lib­ris which is a site ded­i­cat­ed to col­lect­ing pic­tures where peo­ple inter­act with their favorite book cov­ers. It’s not lim­it­ed to peo­ple, as some …

Photos That Put People Into Book Covers
by Nicole Wakelin, nerdapproved.com

These amus­ing pho­tos come from Cor­pus Lib­ris which is a site ded­i­cat­ed to col­lect­ing pic­tures where peo­ple inter­act with their favorite book cov­ers. It’s not lim­it­ed to peo­ple, as some …

The iPhone 6 Has Been Rendered Based Upon Leaked Schematics, And It’s Beautiful [Gallery]
John Brownlee, cultofmac.com
Based upon leaked schemat­ics dis­cov­ered by Maco­takara of the forth­com­ing 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch vari­ants of the iPhone 6, Nowherelse teamed up with con­cept design­er extra­or­di­naire Mar­tin Hajek to cre­ate what may be the most plau­si­bl…

The iPhone 6 Has Been Rendered Based Upon Leaked Schematics, And It’s Beautiful [Gallery]
John Brownlee, cultofmac.com

Based upon leaked schemat­ics dis­cov­ered by Maco­takara of the forth­com­ing 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch vari­ants of the iPhone 6, Nowherelse teamed up with con­cept design­er extra­or­di­naire Mar­tin Hajek to cre­ate what may be the most plau­si­bl…

George Lucas Explains the Birth of Lightsabers
Jamie Condliffe, gizmodo.com
The light saber is perhaps the best ever sci-fi weapon—but how did it come to appear in the Star Wars movies? In this short documentary, George Lucas, actor Mark Hamill, and sound designer Ben Burtt discuss how the lightsaber was born.Read more…

George Lucas Explains the Birth of Lightsabers
Jamie Condliffe, gizmodo.com

The light saber is perhaps the best ever sci-fi weapon—but how did it come to appear in the Star Wars movies? In this short documentary, George Lucas, actor Mark Hamill, and sound designer Ben Burtt discuss how the lightsaber was born.Read more…

at Sarasota Memorial Health Care System

at Sarasota Memorial Health Care System

Grilled mahi tacos with slaw and aioli. (at Eat Here Sarasota)

Grilled mahi tacos with slaw and aioli. (at Eat Here Sarasota)

This doesn’t feel safe… (at SMH Health Clinic)

This doesn’t feel safe… (at SMH Health Clinic)

Crab cake po-boy. (at Sarasota Farmers Market)

Crab cake po-boy. (at Sarasota Farmers Market)

Grilled Fish Reuben, Fresh Cut Chips, & Pickle Salad (at 26)

Grilled Fish Reuben, Fresh Cut Chips, & Pickle Salad (at 26)