1. "Mozart, Metallica fans kindred spirits after all: research" <http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2008/09/05/2357087.htm> "Although fans of bands like Metallica are traditionally portrayed as work-shy, long-haired students and lovers of Mozart are seen as sober and hard-working, researchers found that both music types attract creative people who are at ease with themselves but can be introverted." 2. "LEGO Album Covers" <http://www.flickr.com/groups/lego_album_covers/pool/> 3. "Jacket Lunch Box" <http://jakeben.blog111.fc2.com/> A site dedicated to the reproduction of album covers using food. The site is in Japanese. There are links to alphabetic listings on the right - look for "name:ABCDE" etc. * Example set-list/menu? <http://jakeben.blog111.fc2.com/blog-category-13.html> * Google translation of the home page <http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=ja&u=http://jakeben. blog111.fc2.com/&sa=X&oi=translate&resnum=1&ct=result> 4. "Radiohead Use Fancy Technology in Camera-Free Video" <http://www.pitchforkmedia.com/article/news/142023-radiohead-use- fancy-technology-in-camera-free-video> "'The Geometric Informatics scanning system employs structured light to capture detailed 3D images at close proximity... The Velodyne Lidar system uses multiple lasers to capture large environments in 3D, in this case 64 lasers rotating and shooting in a 360 degree radius 900 times per minute, capturing all of the exterior scenes and wide party shots.'" 5. "How to sing like a planet" <http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/g/a/2008/04/23/ notes042308.DTL> "Scientists say the Earth is humming. Not just noise, but a deep, astonishing music. Can you hear it?"
Thursday, September 18, 2008
Posted by Bruno at 11:44am