Thursday, April 19, 2018

20 Years of Lauryn Hill

As Lauren Hill embarks on her The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill 20th Anniversary Tour 2018 this mini documentary by Nerdwriter’s Evan Puschak celebratess her music, influences, and people she’s influenced.


50,000 Year Old Stew

In 1984, a few guests gathered at the Alaska home of paleontologist Dale Guthrie to eat a stew crafted from a once-in-a-lifetime delicacy: the neck meat of an ancient, recently-discovered bison nicknamed Blue Babe. I hope these dinner guests appreciated well-aged meat because Blue Babe had perished 50,000 years ago.

More: Gastro Obscura

Airstream Launches Trailer for Spontaneous Adventurers

Airstream has launched a compact, lightweight fiberglass motorhome called Nest. It's easy to tow and was designed for the spontaneous traveler.

It's awfully cute but I suspect that the US$46,000 price tag would make it unaffordable for most people.

More here

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Bat Bot

Scientists have created a fully self-contained, autonomous flying robot that mimics bats.

Thanks Mr. Nag!