From Youtube, "Well... this took longer than expected.
I am sorry you had to wait so long for me to finish this video, I had some reading to do, then write the video, record the audio, and then the... continue reading
posted by w1ndex1 year 1 month 1 week ago • 19 views • 1:09:23
I got to see an Ocean Sunfish (Mola mola) up close and personal at the Monterey Bay Aquarium recently and I fell in love. These things are the superlative of superlatives. They... continue reading
posted by Aard Vark (oritteropo) 1 year 11 months 2 weeks ago • 1,834 views • 3:58
“I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I... continue reading
posted by Joe Motion (lurgee) 2 years ago • 164 views • 20:41
Technical details about what we're doing:
We're working on a time-series problem called a Sequence Classification. Recurrent Neural Networks called Long Short-Term Memory (LSTM)... continue reading
posted by Aard Vark (oritteropo) 2 years 3 months 4 weeks ago • 564 views • 10:41
In Göttingen, Germany, there's a four-tonne steel ball that can be raised up a 14-metre tower -- and then dropped in less than two seconds, crashing back to earth. It makes tiny,... continue reading
posted by Aard Vark (oritteropo) 3 years 4 months ago • 724 views • 3:34
"...a really big drain called a spillway. And once you see it full of spiraling water, it is hard to take your eyes off it.
For the first time in a decade, January and February have brought... continue reading
posted by chicchorea4 years 3 months 3 weeks ago • 1,735 views • 1:31
"Urushiol oil in poison sumac, poison oak, and poison ivy may produce a severe skin rash. Timely urushiol removal can prevent poison ivy skin reaction. The key is to understand how poison ivy works...
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posted by ant4 years 10 months 3 weeks ago • 1,234 views • 5:14
Taking that internship in a remote mountain lab might not have been the best idea. Pulling that lever with the skull symbol just to see what it did probably wasn’t so smart either. But now is not the... continue reading
posted by Mordhaus5 years 2 months ago • 2,073 views • 3:50
Ever call someone OCD because they like to have a clean apartment? Ever tell someone you have a phobia of spiders when, in fact, they just creep you out a little? In this episode of Crash Course psychology,... continue reading
posted by cricket6 years 9 months 2 weeks ago • 661 views • 11:32
Neatorama: DIY fanatics like myself consider Adam Savage (of Mythbusters fame) to be one of the gods of DIY.
The man can build really cool stuff out of a pile of random stuff, and his diverse skillset,... continue reading
posted by Zawash7 years 2 weeks ago • 255 views • 43:41
Can you figure out the rule?
Did you see the exponents pattern? http://youtu.be/AVB8vRC6HIY
Why do you make people look stupid? http://bit.ly/12Fmlpl
How do you investigate hypotheses? Do you seek... continue reading
posted by eric35797 years 3 months 3 weeks ago • 1,429 views • 4:44
"To be a great artist, one must be ready to fail," is just some of the advice offered up by performance artist, Marina Abramović in this recent interview.
This idea of failure echoes Samuel Beckett... continue reading
posted by Trancecoach7 years 7 months 3 weeks ago • 454 views • 8:46