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Category Archive: True Geek

Aug 27 2012

Green car really sucks

An Indian car manufacturer hopes to sell a new air-powered car that runs cheap and has zero emissions. The Airpod’s technology was originally created in France at Motor Development International but has since been bought buy Tata in hopes to bring it to the Indian consumer car market. With virtually zero emissions and at the …

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Jul 04 2012

Higgs Boson

I heard a rumor that somebody was getting ready to announce the discovery of the Higgs boson, and now I see the discovery being hailed as a done deed on CNN, so I guess they really did it. This is so cool and so awesome! It’s a bit ironic that the discovery was announced on …

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Mar 07 2012

Luxury and…a cloaking device?

Much as I hate to be a sucker for someone else’s marketing, this is just too cool. [As] part of a marketing plan to call attention to its zero-emissions F-Cell model, the German marque swathed a side of one in LEDs to give it the ultimate in camouflage. You see, in addition to that makeshift …

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Dec 23 2011

Space porn

Ok, unless you’re as big a geek as I am, the term “porn” might be a little strong, but take a look at this photo of Comet Lovejoy. According to the accompanying story, this shot was taken by NASA astronaut Dan Burbank on Dec 21. Comet Lovejoy, if you haven’t heard, stole its 15 minutes …

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