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Does the universe have a point?

Does the Universe Have a Purpose?

Neil deGrasse Tyson responds to the thought provoking question of "Does the Universe Have a Purpose?"

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mb/The bulging capacitors in the middle are a common electronics problem.
Bad Capacitor; No cookie

How to Find Bad Capacitors in a TV

Has your TV stopped turning on? Does it cycle and click like mine did for multiple times before finally turning on? You have likely got bad capacitors.

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mb/My own attempts at bird photography in Vancouver Island...
Gone to the birds

Birds of Vancouver Island

I've taken a few pictures of birds here and there. That's nothing compared to what Keith Taylor, a retired curator from the Royal B.C. Museum on Vancouver Island, has put together with his field guide to birds on the island: Birds Of Vancouver Island.

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A sandstone block built from lego

A video showing off the intersection of art, 3d printers and scanners.Things like this are straight out of science fiction.

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NASA / Curiosity used the Mars Hand Lens Imager on the end of its arm to grab the images that were then stitched together.

Curiosity Rover Sniffs for Methane

NASA's Curiosity rover has been busy sniffing the thin atmosphere on Mars.

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