New Study

This was just too good not to share :P Of course, remember to go check out the original for the always-excellent mouseover sotto voce!   Source: http://xkcd.com/1295/

The mechanics of love

Today is Valentines Day. Apparently, this is the cause for a great deal of consternation.  I know that it has, over the years, occasioned horror for me, too*. So, I thought I’d just share something a bit fun and whimsical.  Those of you who are American will no doubt know the name Rube Goldberg. I grew up with the English equivalent – Heath Robinson. Both were famous for their incredible machines*, in which a seemingly […]