Ocean Sky

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICwSU5oN1-A


Little Flying Wonder by the Year 2015!

 

Truly Flying Drive

(click to see high resolution)

 

 

Terrafugia has completed flight testing of the Transition POC (Proof of Concept).
Introducing the Transition.

 

 

Simply land at the airport, fold your wings up and drive home.

 

 

Fly a distance of 725 kilometers at speeds of 185 km/hour;
requires a special license to drive and fly.

 

 

The time required for the transition from plane to cartakes less than 30 seconds.

 

 

Vehicle speed 185 km/hour, range is 724 km on highways.

 

 

Vehicle is fueled with gasoline,and the price of the car is expected to be around $200,000.

 

 

 

 

 


Are Horizontal Website Layouts the Wave of the Future?

New research says users don’t scroll—so why are we forcing them to?

When consuming content on the web, scrolling isn’t natural—that’s what an eye-tracking survey from Jakob Nielsen reveals. A minority of users will scroll to look at information below the fold, but they tend to scan it superficially:

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The Cognitive Cost of Doing Things

What’s the mental burden of trying to do something? What’s it cost? What price are you going to pay if you try to do something out in the world?

 

Sebastian Marshall — There’s no such thing as a free lunch, and that goes for your brain, too. Every time you amass the willpower to do anything, it has mental costs. Writer and strategist Sebastian Marshall identifies a few of those cognitive costs to understand how to get more done while conserving as much of your mental reserve as possible.

 

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How Professor Maxwell changed the world

TO MUCH fanfare, Italy celebrated 150 years since its unification two weeks ago. Less exuberantly, America is commemorating the 150th anniversary of the outbreak of the civil war, a failed attempt to undo its union. Amid this flurry of historical fissions and fusions it is easy to overlook another, arguably more significant unification set in motion in spring 1861. In March of that year James Clerk Maxwell, a Scottish physicist (pictured above), published the first piece of a four-part paper entitled “On physical lines of force”. Sprinkled amid the prose in the Philosophical Magazine were equations which revealed electricity, magnetism and light to be different manifestations of the same phenomenon.

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A Day Made of Glass…


Windows 7 Hidden Themes – Discover additional 18 Wallpapers

Windows 7 has additional themes that can be unlocked.
Follow the guide bellow
–>
  • Open “My Computer”
  • Go to Tools>Folder options
  • Navigate to View
  • Remove selection from “Hide protected operating system files”
  • Go to C:\Windows\Globalization\MCT.
  • Open one of the MCT-(AU, CA, GB, US, or ZA) folders .
  • Open the Theme folder
  • Select the .theme file to use it.
  • Hide your “System and Protected Operating System files” if you wish…

NOTE: After you use .theme file Windows 7 will save it and you will be able to change use it
from Personalization window location