Archive for date: October 2, 2009

October 2, 2009 | Amateur Science | By: Mark VandeWettering

I have a bizarre fascination with algae. There is a lot of science going on with algae for use in food stuffs, in detoxifying industrial waste, and even as food. But my geek-itude is vastly exceeded by Jared Bouck, whose created an entire site about the cultivation of algae. I’m bookmarking this for later fun. […]

‘Toy’ Stories in 3-D – Buzz Lightyear Finds a Dimension

October 2, 2009 | 3D, Pixar Animation Studios | By: Mark VandeWettering

Well, today’s the day. For about the last year, I’ve been working away deep within the halls of Pixar Animation as part of a fantastic crew, and today (and for the next two weeks) you all can see the result of our efforts: the conversion of the original Toy Story and Toy Story 2 into […]