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How to Model a Chess Piece in Under 30 Seconds

In this fun and lightning fast video, learn about the screw modifier, quick extrude, and subsurf hotkey to model objects with radial symmetry in record time.


Chess was invented in India during 18th century

The history of chess spans over 1500 years. The earliest predecessor of the game probably originated in India, before the 6th century AD; a minority of historians believe the game originated in China. 246 more words


Something for the little ones.

Parents who click on the following link may be able to steal a few minutes here and there whilst their children enjoy the printable, on-line chess colouring page. 26 more words


Another sort of "marmite" question

There are those that consider writing novels about The Holocaust is wrong and those who think it is not wrong. Obviously, in the products themselves there will be degrees of good and bad, so even if you do not think it is wrong, you would agree that a bad novel about The Holocaust is an abomination. 350 more words


#143: Checkmate

Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus are two Swedish men who shot to international fame during the mid-1970’s for writing the song “Waterloo”. The song won the Eurovision Song Contest in 1974, and was eventually selected as the best song to have won the Contest over 50 years of running the competition. 1,185 more words


You may not like some of the moves

God is the greatest chess master of them all. He plays for all parties. The chessboard is the universe, the figures are zillions and every move is precisely precalculated using all the variables.

–Niebla (© 2015)