Monthly Archives: November 2006

Technology Transfer – the Antikythera Machine

Finally, the ancient Greek astronomical gizmo, the Antikythera Machine, made it to the front page of the world’s press.  This bronze and iron gear “calculator” was built around 2,100 years ago, found in a shipwreck in 1901, and just recently … Continue reading

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World of Warcraft Video Mashups

Maybe I’m a bit late to the party (certainly according to my 10-year-old son), but I’m probably ahead of most of the other “over-40” parents out there. Professionally, this is an exciting trend. Not only does World of Warcraft (WoW) have millions … Continue reading

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Club Penguin – What Every 8-Year-Old Wants

Now my 8-year-old daughter has fallen into the same trap as her older brother who’s addicted to World of Warcraft.  She’s hooked on Club Penguin  – admittedly, just about the cutest world of animated penguins and casual games I’ve ever … Continue reading

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