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This is a rap about particle physics and CERN’s Large Hadron Collider and what it’s for. CERN Rap from Will Barras on Vimeo.

Things that have amused me today: Follow the profile. It appears that Disney/Muppet Studios are publishing a series of new muppet sketches via YouTube. Trials for a new Muppets series? I’d hope that Disney are able to let them make…

bq. Our 25 Inch Field Cannon is our loudest carbide cannon! This cannon features an automatic charger mechanism for rapid, multiple firing plus an automatic flint ignitor. Weighing 7 lbs, it operates on the same principle as a gas engine…

How to say ‘Oh my god! there’s an axe in my head!’ in 117 languages

Chris Selland: But as a biz dev guy (who doesn’t have time – or a reason – to be online much) – and despite the fact that my job is all about relationships – I find twitter to be pretty…

I just got an email from pandora It says: As you probably know, in July of 2007 we had to block usage of Pandora outside the U.S. because of the lack of a viable license structure for Internet radio streaming…

Rory Parle has posted a puzzle which is the kind of thing a number of people who still read this would be interested in, so: You have in front of you one of those tables you get in Asia restaurants…

So, London By London, the list by the people behind The Friday Project, became the wider scoped project “Friday Cities, London” with the aim of becoming the definative guide to various cities around the globe. But then they split off…

If you go to the front page of Aquarionics.com, you will see that my last few twitter updates are included, interspersing the entries between which they came. If you subscribe to “all.rss”, which is what most people do, you’ll never…