Mike Sims

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Google gives students unlimited cloud storage

Google's invasion of our classrooms (and its war on paper) continues unabated. Back in August in the search giant released an online education tool for teachers who wanted to digitally manage their classes, and now it's launched an improved version of Google Drive that's free for folks toiling away …

The Entire History Of Westeros Told Through More Than A Dozen Maps

From the arrival of the First Men from Essos to Aegon Targaryen's conquest, this series of fan-altered maps outlines the changing face of Westeros …

The Greatest Living Animation Director Explains Why He’s Retiring http://www.buzzfeed.com/adambvary/hayao-miyazaki-retirement-the-wind-rises ~Mika

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …