The great Isambard Kingdom Brunel offering advice to an assistant, William Bell, as quoted in : You cannot take too much pains in making everything in equilibrio; that is to say that all forces should pass exactly through the points of greater resistance, or through the centres of any surfaces Continue reading …
Forgotten I’d taken a screenshot of this. Not so sure the BBC’s first headline is right, given the second!
Been amused by this tale of cat authorship 🙂 Now I’m wondering if any other felines have published? The paper incidentally is . Can’t believe a cat has a PRL!
Zombie visits the psychic. Made me chuckle 🙂 © Doug Savage—Savage Chickens
Via the always wonderful What if? what may be my new favourite silly paper. I can’t help but think there are some fun A-level/undergrad experiments to be had out of that. Come to think of it, I have a staircase, so if I get a slinky…
Arrrrr, me hearties. Talk Like A Pirate Day again!
Some very silly and very funny times at the O2 Continue reading