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1958 Topps Fence Busters # 212 - Hank Aaron and Eddie Mathews

What is this mysterious yellow disc?

Giant yellow tennis ball is attacking Wrigley Field! What would that yellow sphere be? Ideas are explored on my baseball blog, Supernova at Wrigley Field captured in 1958 Topps baseball card. It’s a fun interdisciplinary blog post covering baseball, world history, pop culture, and science all from 1958.

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M&Ms can help you design a color palette

If you are ever stuck on a color palette for a design, just pull out a bag of M&Ms. Grab a handful; and lay them out on the table. Viola! There is your color palette. That’s what happened to me one day. I pulled out this nice selection of blues and browns, with a single […]

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When should you really begin your resolutions? [webcomic]

Starting New Year’s resolutions in December

A bit of wisdom at the end of the year: When January rolls around, you’ll know if your resolutions are serious enough to carry throughout the year. The inevitable question at cocktail parties around New Year’s is, “do you have any resolutions for the new year?” You’ll be able to confidently list yours instead of […]

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Moon Cheese for sale

Moon Cheese for sale

We all know the Moon is made of cheese. Even the Chinese know, because they are going to the Moon to bring back its delicious cheese. The taste is so out of this world! Why wait for the Chinese to mine more Moon Cheese? You can buy Moon Cheese straight from Amazon. This would make […]

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is this a bad piece of art?

What do you think of your old artwork?

Do famous artists feel weird looking back at some of their older artwork? Looking back at some of my college artworks, I realize how crappy they are. Even though I archive all my old work, there are pieces that don’t deserve to be archived. When it comes to famous artists, it seems that everyone has […]

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screenshot of the Forgot your hat poem

“Forgot your hat” poem

What happens when you forget your hat at a friend’s place? I left my hat at at Bible Study last night. My friend Chris texted me, “U forgot ur hat” Hat is such a fun rhyming word (as Dr. Seuss famously did with Cat in the Hat), so I made my own little “forgot your […]

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The army invests in 4D printing

Gizmoodo reports: The U.S. Army Research Office has just thrown some money the way of 4D printing‚Äîbut what, exactly, is all the fuss about? This beautiful video goes a long way to showing us why the technology is so exciting. These folding shapes look like the building blocks for Transformers. Could the army be making […]

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