Archive for the ‘Tab Safari’ Category


Tab Safari : May 4

May 4, 2011

6 Premature predictions of tech failure.

51% of American households pay no federal income tax.

Lexus built a CNC circular loom for weaving complex carbon fiber layups.

Olafur Eliasson made a 3D laser cut book which is also an architectural model.



Tab Safari : April 29

April 29, 2011

Another hopefully-regular feature premieres today – “Tab Safari” where I dump on you, my loyal reader(s?) weird and interesting things I found clogging up the series of tubes, causing other, more useful information to have to get in line.

First up today They don’t make Pyrex like they used to, which is bad news for cocaine.

They don’t make microscopes like they used to either.
Don’t believe me? Look at this Beautiful Gallery of historic examples.

The Best Headstone Ever.

Chris Lawson has a very useful sign for those of us with laser equipment.

Here is a wonderful and beautiful ongoing street art project involving Little People