Parkour - running free in the cities

25 Mar 2006 Parkour, or free running, is quite amazing to watch - Houses, walls and stairs simply become parts of the way that skilled people take to get from A to B. This video is from a French documentary mostly showing David Belle and his gang (I had to look around for...

F1 race track locations & Outlook file F1 racing events

24 Mar 2006 For the F1 buffs out there here come some features as downloadable bits.. The .hol file can be imported into Outlook, while the kml file is understood by Google Earth.

Really hot plasma

23 Mar 2006 Sandia’s Z machine exceeds two billion degrees Kelvin : I would like to know how you actually measure such a temperature, but I love the idea that some extra kinetic turbulence gets the stuff verrry hot. As they say, fun is not a straight line.

Having fun in irb

14 Mar 2006 Check out this piece of interactive ruby: irb> create(:Car).with(:model, :bhp, :driver) => Car irb> pos2 = Car.new("Ferrari 248 F1", 700, "Michael Schumacher") => #... irb> "#{pos2.driver}'s new #{pos2.model} possibly has #{pos2.bhp} BHPs!" => "Michael Schumacher's new Ferrari 248 F1 possibly has 700 BHPs!" I am really starting to love this...

Querying JQuery

10 Mar 2006 Checking back in 2018: This is unfortunately defunct now. Today I came across JQuery via the infamous digg. It comes along as a neat JScript library that will facilitate your coding needs in many ways. (For more, check out JQuery ). What intrigued me most for now was the DOM...