Archive for date: April 25, 2005

An Insect’s View – Portraits of a Hidden World

April 25, 2005 | Photos | By: Mark VandeWettering

Awesome bug pictures!

Free Mag 7 Star Charts

April 25, 2005 | Astronomy | By: Mark VandeWettering

A cool freebie: Free Mag 7 Star Charts distributed under a Creative Commons license. Can’t beat the cost!

Gutenberg Gem: How TO Make a Star Finder

April 25, 2005 | Gutenberg Gems, Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

A hacker’s project of old, perhaps as would have populated Make magazine had it existed in July of 1887: The Project Gutenberg eBook of Scientific American Supplement, July 9, 1887 HOW TO MAKE A STAR FINDER. Being all of wood, it is easily made by any one who can use a few tools, the only […]

Two Heads are Better than One…

April 25, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

If you need a spare, check out How to Build a Computerized Android Robot Head for $600.00..

Weekend Experiment

April 25, 2005 | My Projects, Photos | By: Mark VandeWettering

Eric’s exploration of digital infrared photography over on flutterby has urged me to try to take some more infrared photographs. Toward that end, I’ve created Experiments in Infrared Digital Photography in my brainwagon photo gallery. So far, there are only three images, all derived from a single shot of some plants that I did yesterday. […]