Friday, March 16, 2012

Red Hood Walking: Biotech Android of the Sixteenth Century

British Library Harley MS 3469, f. 18r . Image Souce: Rex Research . The Middle Ages were more Millennial than one would think. The aim of m...

Thursday, March 15, 2012

(Re)Turning Centuries

Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Maine: the birthplace of American Literature; American Literary Geography (1933). Image Source: ...

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Desert Star Paradise

The BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé debuted on 6 March 2012. Its ad depicts the car at the Paranal Observatory, home of the Very Large Telescope. Im...

Pi Day

Image Source: (2007) © G. J. Caulkins via A Taste of Maths . Today, 3/14, commemorates the irrational number π (Hat tip: Necropolis ). I k...

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Why Generational Labels are Fake 2: The 'Go Nowhere Generation,' A Gen X Response

Image Source: Geekalerts . On 1 November 2011, I discussed the pernicious effects of generational labeling and its historical origins, here ...

Monday, March 12, 2012

Celebrating 50 (Future) Years of Building Better Worlds

Image Source: 20th Century Fox via Weyland Industries . Ridley Scott has cleverly managed viral marketing for his upcoming Alien prequel ...