Sunday, March 29, 2009

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Cam mounted on RC car does an amazing backflip

Impressive little video clip of an RC car doing a backflip off of a jump and landing it perfectly (although a bit hard!)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9O2qJblce2E

Simulation of US 1549 landing in the Hudson river

Amazing to hear / see the take-off and subsequent crash landing of US 1549 into the Hudson.  The captain remains level headed with a scrambling tower crew.

http://i.gizmodo.com/5181354/hudson-crash-simulation-with-faa-voice-recordings-shows-captains-nerves-of-steel

Saturday, March 21, 2009

Google Street view interesting pictures

Ran across this blog today that shows interesting pics available on Google Street View.   Good for a couple of moments of voyeuristic entertainment.

http://www.streetviewfun.com

Google car racing!

http://www.streetviewfun.com/2009/mazda-raceway-laguna-seca/

Proof that ghosts exist?

http://www.streetviewfun.com/2009/the-floating-old-man/

Friday, March 20, 2009

Friday, March 6, 2009

Mini-ITX resources

Just gathered a few links on Mini-ITX motherboard and case related sites.  If anyone else has one that they would like to share I'd be interested.

 http://www.mini-itx.com

http://www.mini-box.com

http://robotics.cs.brown.edu/projects/smurv/