3D models of President Abraham Lincoln’s life masks are just two of the Smithsonian’s 137 million artifacts digitally archived and available for the public to see. Image courtesy of Smithsonian Digitization Program Office Using 3-D printing and scanning to archive … Continue reading
Move over Cyber Monday. China’s annual online shopping festival has you beat. Alibaba.com, China’s biggest e-retailer Sales on Singles’ Day — also known as Double 11 because of it’s date on Nov. 11– totaled $3.1 billion for China’s biggest e-retailer, … Continue reading
While many movie fans get their blooper reels on the DVD extras a few months after the film leaves theaters, “Star Wars” fans had to wait a bit longer — 36 years longer, to be precise.
Sesame Street doesn’t really scream “Homeland,” but somehow their parody works. In “Homelamb,” the Big Bad Wolf is on the lamb and CIA agents Caa-aaa-rrie and Saaa-aa-ul are on the case. Better than the Showtime original? That’s your call.
Google Earth and Sesame Street Workshops teamed up to make “Global Grover,” an interactive map that takes kids (and adults) on a journey to Sesame Streets across the world.
“Guinness World Records,” the world’s leading authority on record-breaking feats, released the 2014 edition of its popular book today. This latest installment features more than 3,000 new and updated achievements, including unusual accomplishments such as the fastest person to run … Continue reading