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Child Development Lab – Awesome concept for a nursery.

Tauntaun Groom’s Cake – With little sculpted entrails!

How to Steam Up Your Old Goth Wardrobe – Article by steampunk/horror author Cherie Priest about moving from goth to steampunk.

Cell Size and Scale – Neat scalable image illustrating the relative size of things from a coffee bean down to a single carbon atom.

Chemical Shifts and Coupling Constants for Silicon-29 – Another item on Amazon that has highly entertaining reviews.

Two new science blogs: Tomorrow’s Table (how science shapes the food we eat) and Evolution for Everyone (the ways that evolution interacts with religion and society)

Barbarella and Other Ladies in Space – A roundup from Dark Roasted Blend

Here, Have a Millenium Falcon Full of Yodas… – Somebody please explain this to me.

Jimmy McBride – Artist who renders images from space as quilts.

Top 278 Star Wars Lines Improved By Replacing A Word With “Pants” – “I find your lack of pants disturbing.”

42 Essential 3rd Act Twists – “Petard Hoist,” “Reverse McGuffin” and many more.

Wi-Fi Dowsing Rod – MAKE article on building a “dowsing rod” that finds Wi-Fi signals.

Eureka Miniatures – All kinds of weird little lead miniatures, featuring things like “Anarchist Nanny with bomb and pram” and “Racing raptor and jockey.”

Large Plush Squid Hat – It’s…just what it says it is. (Hat tip to Adamandia)

Miskatonic University Prop Set – Propnomicon does all kinds of amazing Lovecraft-themed props. This set includes a Miskatonic U. embroidered patch, lapel pin, field journal, and a period postcard of the school’s Orne Library. (Hat tip to ceejay)

Posted in Ephemera November 24th, 2009 by Chip
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