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China puts a probe on the moon.

http://www.popularmechanics.com/space/moon-mars/news/a19276/china-reveals-the-first-lunar-surface-pictures-in-40-years/

NASA puts ALL the Apollo moon pics online.

Apollo 15 - Jim Irwin at the LRV

Real cool stuff here.

What’s coming for future IC engines?  The ASME is on it.

https://www.asme.org/engineering-topics/articles/energy/engines-of-the-future?utm_content=bufferfc8a5&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Is that a laptop carved on that stele?

http://www.forbes.com/sites/kristinakillgrove/2016/02/04/no-thats-not-a-laptop-on-an-ancient-greek-grave-marker/?utm_campaign=ForbesTech&utm_source=TWITTER&utm_medium=social&linkId=21017845#9964ae3348ac

Almost certainly not.  More than likely it’s a wax tablet that the woman is looking at after the slave girl wrote something on it.  Still it’s fun to imagine.

Somehow I don’t think that mile high skyscrapers in Japan are a real good idea.

http://nextbigfuture.com/2016/02/mile-high-skyscraper-proposed-for-tokyo.html

Especially out in the bay.

How they make Pocky

From Rocket 24.

Get a behind-the-scenes look at how Pocky is made in this short clip of the Glico factory 【Video】

If you watch the video you will notice that they skip an important step, dipping the pretzels in the chocolate. Must be a trade secret.

New construction method.

From these people.

http://lockblock.com/

Dave tears down…

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