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This Guy Turned a Photo of Birds Perched on a Wire Into Sheet Music

He turned crows into crotchets, now he's looking to collaborate with cars and ants.<p>A eureka moment can come at any time, whether it's Paul McCartney waking up with "Yesterday" in his head or the bit when Ace Ventura figures out Einhorn is a man.<p>For some, it can be even stranger. Birds sitting on a …

Violin | Joachim Tielke | 1992.333 | Work of Art | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Italy was not the only country that produced fine violins. Germany was the birthplace of many fine makers, including Jacob Stainer (b. Absam, 1617; …

The Evolution Of Violin Design: How Stradivarius Won The PR War

Using techniques used to study plants, a scientist charts the evolution of violin design over the last 500 years.<p>To talk about a Stradivarius is to talk about the highest standard of craftsmanship an object can attain. Never mind the fact that studies have shown that many professional violinists …

Piano

Italy: In search of orange

As we walk down the windswept Via Francesco Robolotti, the sounds of sanding, sawing, and chipping waft through the doorways of the violin workshops …

50 Brownies

Try dozens of twists on the ultimate crowd-pleasing dessert from Food Network Magazine.<p>Yunhee Kim<p><b>How to bake brownies:</b> <br>Preheat the oven to 325 …

Dessert

Microsoft HoloLens Gets Face Wearables Right

I attended Microsoft’s big event last week in Redmond where they made a number of product announcements, one of them called HoloLens. HoloLens is Microsoft’s own head-mounted device that is worn like a large set of goggles. Their solution is designed to be unique in many ways and Microsoft is doing …

Watch the moment kitten is freed from engine after climbing under bonnet of Land Rover

THE kitten who has been named Sweety, was discovered hiding under the bonnet of a car by surprised workers at the Edinburgh dealership.<p>Video …

Animal Rescue

Entropy Defied: Researchers Unboil An Egg

Unscrambling eggs is still impossible, an example of entropy in action. But boiling eggs is no longer the one-way process it used to be. Scientists in California and Australia have figured out how to turn solid albumen, the white of an egg, back into a useable liquid.<p>“We have invented a way to …

University of California

27 Puppies Who Are Too Cute To Be Real

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