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Thursday, 18 September 2014

700 free eBooks!

quote [ The University of California Press e-books collection holds books published by UCP (and a select few printed by other academic presses) between 1982-2004. The general public currently has access to 770 books through this initiative. The collection is dynamic, with new titles being added over time. ]

Nerdgasim!
[SFW] [literature] [+10]
[by rapscallion@2:05amGMT] [6 comments]

Monday, 15 September 2014

Louisiana Loses Its Boot

quote [ The boot-shaped state isn?t shaped like a boot anymore. That?s why we revised its iconic outline to reflect the truth about a sinking, disappearing place. ]

A bit long but I found it an interesting read.
[SFW] [science & technology] [+10 Interesting]
[by rapscallion@12:51amGMT] [11 comments]

Sunday, 16 March 2014

Spanked with historical facts

quote [ "They had flushing toilets, with wooden seats and an overhead reservoir. The Minoan royals were the last group to use flushing toilets until the re-development of that technology in 1596." ]

A small blog post that made me chuckle, and it is full of cool information...if you are into ancient plumbing technology.
[SFW] [humor] [+7 Informative]
[by rapscallion@2:58amGMT] [27 comments]




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