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When Science Meets Art

The natural world is so full of wonder and magic if we learn to look for it.  This video shows how people have found a way to allow the laws of the universe to express themselves in beautiful art:


Mood Lamp Also Warns of Nuclear Catastrophe

has radiation on the brain. Why else would he gut a perfectly-horrible floor lamp, rebuild the entire thing with high-power RGB LEDs, and then drive it with a microcontroller that is connected up to a Geiger-Müller tube? 171 more words

Misc Hacks

Missing Cancer

“I actually miss it.” I said, probably a little too casually.

Her head cocked to the side as her furrowed brows conveyed her confusion. A tight smile ran across her lips as her mind reeled with the possibilities of how she had misheard me. 1,289 more words

Escaping raging house fire 'second-scariest day' of Edmonton-area man's life

A Strathcona County couple escaped a devastating house fire with their dogs and just the clothes on their backs.

Bryan Goring said watching the flames tear through his acreage home was the second-scariest day of his life. 233 more words



Eight months. Eight chemo treatments. Eighteen radiation treatments. I have made it to the other side of this thing.

I went into the doctor’s office expecting the worst possible news. 685 more words

Progress of Unit 1 PCV Internal Investigations - March 18. 2017

Preliminary report of March 12 investigation 1/2

Preliminary report of March 12 investigation 2/2

Impact to the surrounding environment :

The radiation level of 7.8 Sv/h was measured by a dosimeter during the March 18 investigation, but the radiation impact has been reduced by the shielding of PCV concrete walls and steel. 210 more words