Posts Tagged ‘california’

California Coastline

January 7, 2010

TOTD spotted this at No.2 in the Time 50 Best Websites 2009. Photographing the entire coastline of California from a helicopter flying as low as 500 feet sparked some controversy and, like Google’s Street View,┬áit does raise some questions about privacy. There’s no denying though that the detail in some of the photos is very engrossing.


Babbage and his Difference Engine

June 4, 2008

You may have come across Babbage’s brilliance before, but this:

is a good summary of what he achieved and reveals how is work is spreading.