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9/16/11 Gil's LotD: Flying wing

http://omahamakergroup.org/2011/06/29/5-flying-wing This is a single sheet of plastic which easily flies with a tiny motor and can be steered remotely. Pretty cool.

9/7/11 Gil's LotD: Knife construction

http://www.arscives.com/bladesign/tamahagane/main.htm Pictures of the creation of a homemade Japanese knife starting with the construction of steel.

7/14/11 Gil's LotD crap: Ice egg

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3qqCfFfrhhs These chefs make hollow ice cubes by quickly freezing water balloons.

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6/30/11 Gil's LotD: Physics

http://nuclear.ucdavis.edu/~tgutierr/files/stmL1.html The Standard Model of physics written as a single Lagrangian.

6/4/11 Gil's LotD: Ice ribbons

http://my.ilstu.edu/~jrcarter/ice/diurnal/extrude/ Forming tiny ribbons of ice by freezing water in pipes with a slit in them.

5/20/07 Gil's LotD

5/20/07 Gil's LotD
http://worsethanfailure.com/Articles/Classics-Week-Chocolate-Covered-SQL-.aspx The software that designed this packaging had a SQL bug resulting in the query being printed on the package.
http://img218.imageshack.us/my.php?image=goodiewf2.jpg That's right.

4/5/07 Gil's LotD

4/5/07 Gil's LotD
http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~marekm/projects/beatbots/ An incredible video of a little robot who is designed to dance to communicate with humans. Be sure to see the video of the robot dancing to Spoon.
http://univ.nict.go.jp/people/xkozima/infanoid/robot-eng.html#keepon More information about Keepon!
http://safety.mania.ru/index.htm Airline safety pamphlets in Russian!

6/24/06 Gil's LotD

http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Cannon_1/ Instructions on how to make a vacuum cleaner into a cannon.
http://www.primitiveways.com/fire_from_ice.html Starting fire with a lens made of ice.

3/16/06 Gil's LotD

http://nkhstudio.com/pages/amen_mp4.html The history of the Amen break, a frequently used loop used in many songs.

2/12/06 Gil's LotD

http://web.mit.edu/Edgerton/6.51s/2003/ High speed camera pictures of a bullet cutting playing cards in half.
http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=5316212878252792964 The music video for LFO - Freak.

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