Autochromes are a kind of early colour photography. This one is particularly fabulous, but check out the whole set.
OK, fair's fair, this is quite funny.
via Make, things made by prisoners, including weapons, rope ladders, tattooing needles and so on.
'These poems are taken from Riffing on Strings (Scriblerus, 2008) and are reproduced with kind permission of the publishers.' I'm very keen on the *idea* of poems about science. Often ambivalent about the actual poems, though.
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the ‘running for office’ sketch is good – I particularly liked the part about having to work harder on respecting people’s privacy – hehe.
Maybe we should invite the poem writers to PFFA and offer them some help? *insert cheeky grin here* I agree with you though; the idea behind science poetry is certainly intriguing.
Oh, well, I don’t think the poems are *that* bad, I just don’t know if they’re getting much value out of string theory.