Archive for date: July 20, 2005

Anyone going to SIGGRAPH?

July 20, 2005 | Computer Graphics, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

I’ll be trundling off to SIGGRAPH at the end of the month. Any attendees (who I don’t see everyday at lunch here at Pixar) want to get together and schmooze a bit? I haven’t been in a few years, so my dance card is likely to be pretty clear. Drop me an email and let […]

DIY Stonehenge

July 20, 2005 | Science | By: Mark VandeWettering

Discovery Channel Canada has a cool video about Wally Wallington, a gentlemen from Michigan whose hobby is trying to duplicate the construction efforts of the ancient Egyptians. He believes that the Pyramids at Giza could have been constructed with a much smaller crew than previously imagined. Check out the very cool video at the bottom […]

Holy crap it is hot!

July 20, 2005 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Driving back from Reno, and man is it hot! Thank you science for air conditioning. Update: It hit 108 degrees a few miles further down the road. Sheesh.