Lewis Carroll, Penis Envy, and Basement Dwelling

I sit here consciously trying not to let my budding anger take over at the people who live above me. As a 26 year old living in a basement suite in Calgary, my upstairs neighbor was bound to be either a DJ or a Rigger. 928 more words

Science Round-Up

-Tuhina Sinha

27th February, 2015
Water pools in US astronaut’s helmet after spacewalk: An American astronaut found water pooling inside his helmet after he finished a six-plus hour spacewalk on Wednesday, raising new concerns about the safety of Nasa’s spacesuits. 1,307 more words

The Perspective

O Frabjous Day! Callooh! Callay!

In the third installment of the series Sundae with Nuts we’ll take a look at George Byron, Lewis Carroll, and Stephen Crane. 626 more words

Literature

Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There

Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There by Lewis Carroll

I’ve recently learned that some claim that this book is a nightmare, compared to Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland being a dream. 376 more words

Book Review

Wearable books

Lately I’ve seen a lot of technological developments trying to move into the hands-free “wearable” sphere, like Google Glass or Microsoft HoloLens. While I’m not really a fan of these developments (that’s a post for another time), I can at least see how they might be a logical progression of the devices and services we already use. 479 more words

Doing Good

The Dudes Do ATIA 2015: Day 2 - Of Powwows and Portmanteaus

The day before the Dudes left for the Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA) conference happened to be Lewis Carroll’s birthday. Folks who know me well – and maybe some who just happened to have heard me in presentations – will be painfully aware that I recommend Carroll’s… 1,112 more words

Miscellany