Archive for October, 2007

underestimated instruments 3

Monday, October 8th, 2007

We add the following three instruments to our unsorted and incomplete list of music instruments that deserve more attention than they get (more…)


Sunday, October 7th, 2007

…just some new color inspirations for the next Paris fashion week…:)

Death Star sighted near earth – Lichtberlin

Saturday, October 6th, 2007

The above picture clearly shows, that Han Solo exagerated, when he first took the Death Star for a moon. (more…)

additional resources

Friday, October 5th, 2007

The European Women in mathematics – an organisation whose intend is to support woman in mathematics – has added a new ressource, namely the EMS Committee on Women and Mathematics Weblog. The five minute video Women and Mathematics Across Cultures in their latest blog post gives a bit of an overview about EWM and its history.

science lectures on video

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007

Today Wednesday, Oct 3 the Wired Science Series premieres at 8 p.m. (east coast time?) on PBS. I am usually not announcing new TV shows on this blog, but looking at wired in general i think it will probably be a nice show which deserves more attention.
Among others the Wired Science show is intended for teachers in order to “electrify Science & Tech Instruction”. So if you have access to PBS hurry up, since as I understood the archived online versions are not free (?).

Moreover I would like to use this announcement as an introduction to a pledge for some help from you – the anonymous reader.



Monday, October 1st, 2007