Monthly Archives: March 2012

Human Birdwings

Updated with correct video. I’ve always wanted to say that. Just watch:

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The Arcade Fire at UT

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MIT Seeing Around Corners

Via Popular Science: Back in late 2010, MIT Media Lab announced that it was working on technology that would allow a camera to see around corners and image objects that were never in its direct line of sight. Now, the lab has … Continue reading

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Slow Blogging

Blogging will be slow over the course of the next week. I’m on spring break with some classmates from MIT and decided not to bring a laptop. I’m planning to read a few books, and put a dent in The … Continue reading

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Stimulus Plan Brings Foodie’s to Southie

There’s been a lot of debate about whether or not the stimulus plan worked. At the time it was passed, many argued that it wouldn’t be fast enough, that the projects would take so long to get underway that it wouldn’t … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Sunday was the annual St. Patrick’s day Parade in South Boston. A tradition that’s been running since 1901. It’s the only day of the year when any South Boston bar can get away with charging a $20 cover. And of … Continue reading

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Happy Pi Day

And a classic cartoon via xkcd: Thanks to Leah Fotis for the MIT pi(e) picture, while I stole from facebook.

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Andrew Bird on Colbert

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“It Kinda Sounds Like Wilco”

Via Pitchfork, here’s the latest song from Specer Tweedy, who’s the son of Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy:

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An Ostrich Plays Tag With A Baby Giraffe

Via Ezra Klein:

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