Engineering – U’ll find it very interesting

Simple animation to explain complex principles 1, aircraft radial engine       2, oval Regulation 3, sewing machines 4, Malta Cross movement – second hand movement used to control the clock 5, auto change file mechanism 6, auto constant velocity universal joint 7, gun ammunition loading system 8 rotary engine – an internal combustion

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Why No Soft Drinks?

  Daniel Reid, author of The Tao of Detox, explains, the sugary sweet, fizzy 'soft drink' is actually an 'acid bomb'.   1. A 350 ml serving of Coke, Pepsi or similar drink delivers a sugar fix equivalent to about 9 tespoons of sugar straight into the blood stream. This instantly acidifies the bloodstream to

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Incredible

Lujan Zoo A controversial zoo in Argentina allows tourists to have extremely close encounters with some of the most dangerous predators in the world.   Here at the Lujan Zoo near Buenos Aires visitors can ride lions, cuddle bears, stroke tigers and feed cheetahs. Cages are accessible to everyone who paid $50 and signed the

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Driving Nightmares versus Beauty

Was this done just for the view…?  Driving over then under the water…  And if this guy meets another bus going the other way…?  Up , up, up and away…  A couple more pics of the same bridge…  Another way t o elevate travelers in a short distance…  I've heard of wiggly roads before but

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Two Ladies in Heaven….good one!

Two Ladies Talking in Heaven 1st woman: Hi! My name is Sherry. 2nd woman: Hi! I'm Sylvia. How'd you die? 1st woman: I froze to death. 2nd woman: How horrible! 1st woman: It wasn't so bad. After I quit shaking from the cold, I began to get warm & sleepy, & finally died a peaceful

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Boyfriends!

4-BOYFRIENDS   Once upon a time there was this girl who had four boyfriends.  She loved the 4th boyfriend the most and adorned him with rich robes and treated him to the finest ofdelicacies. She gave him nothing but the best.  She also loved the 3rd boyfriend very much and was always showing him off

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Honestly………

  A distinguished young woman on a flight from Switzerland asked the priest beside her, “Father, may I ask you a favour?”   “Of course. What may I do for you?”   “Well, I bought an expensive electronic hair dryer that is well over the Customs limits and I’m afraid they’ll confiscate it… Is there

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Mahabharat laugh!

    Coolest doubt in Mahabharat.. . !!!        In some remote village of India, one Masterji is teaching the Mahabharat katha to class 6 students.  He is at the 'Krishna-Janma' part of it.                   Masterji: "Kansa heard the akashwani that his sister's 8th child is going to kill him. 

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One Liner Appraisals…nice one!

      His men would follow him anywhere, but only out of curiosity.     He is very quiet officer. He opens his mouth, only to change whichever foot was previously in there.   He has carried out each and every one of his duties to his entire satisfaction.   He is technically sound, but socially

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Negotiation Skill (Joke)

  The top marketing director of Nescafe manages to arrange a meeting with the Pope at the Vatican.    After receiving the Papal blessing, the Nescafe official whispers, 'Your Eminence, I have some business to discuss. We at Nescafe have an offer for you. Nescafe is prepared to donate $100 million to the church. If

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Painted Skies Using Time-lapse Photographs

Fellow Canadian Matt Molloy is a photographer and musician who has recently seen his series entitled ‘Photo Stacks‘ spread like wildfire online. In the ongoing 51-picture series, Molloy merges approximately 500 time-lapse photos (although it can range from 100-2000), stacking them using the ‘lighten’ blending mode in Photoshop. With his camera pointed upwards, the skies suddenly turn

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Mosque of Djenne

It seems that time has stopped here. These were the homes in Djenne, probably, five centuries ago. So they stayed and now – entirely built of clay, in full accordance with the local traditional style. The most famous building in clay, carefully preserved here more than a century – Mosque, the largest such mosque in

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China in early 20th Century

Corner Tower "Tatar city" Dunbyanmen in Beijing.      Photos of China of the early 20th century. Mainly dedicated to the Chinese fortifications and various objects near Beijing. More details on the castle walls of Beijing can be read here.       The walls of Beijing next to the Grand Canal.      

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Kids and their Innocent Roles

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At Extreme Edge of the World

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Large Globes of Shaped Wood Logs

Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo       2. Artwork by  Lee Jae-Hyo       3. Artwork by  Lee Jae-Hyo       4. Artwork by  Lee Jae-Hyo       5. Artwork by  Lee Jae-Hyo       6. Artwork by  Lee Jae-Hyo       7. Artwork by  Lee Jae-Hyo       8.

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Buddha Statue in Leshan

   The Leshan Giant Buddha (simplified Chinese: Lèsha-n Dàfó) was built during the Tang Dynasty (618–907AD). It is carved out of a cliff face that lies at the confluence of the Minjiang, Dadu and Qingyi rivers in the southern part of Sichuan province in China, near the city of Leshan. The stone sculpture faces Mount

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Continuously Inhabited Oldest Cities in the World

Ever since man learned to grow their own food and rear cattle, they have been living in permanent to semi-permanent settlements with certain degree of planning. Although opinions vary on whether any particular ancient settlement can be considered to be a city, there is no doubt that towns and cities have a long history.  

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A Mosquito or a Drone…?

        Is this a mosquito?No. It's an insect spy drone for urban areas, already in production, funded by the US Government. It can be remotely controlled and is equipped with a camera and a microphone. It can land on you, and it may have the potential to take a DNA sample or

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A Visual Treatise

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Mosaics of Sand and Shells

Beautiful Mosaics of Sand and Shells — Svetlana Ivanchenko Ukrainian artist Svetlana Ivanchenko makes beautiful sand and shell mosaics using materials commonly found on beaches. Each portrait were carefully assembled by hand, and no colors were used. The element you see on these portraits come from a variety of naturally colored shells and pebbles, and an occasional

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Spaceport America

Spaceport America Near Completion in New Mexico     Spaceport America, dubbed as the first spaceport in the world, looks like a gigantic moth, its rounded wings outspread against the arid, reddish-brown dirt of southern New Mexico. The view from east reveals a curved, pitched glass facade, soaring steel hanger doors and a white-on-white interior.

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At Extreme Edge of the World

   

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Circular Pedestrian Bridge in Lujiazui ― China

  Circular Pedestrian Bridge in Lujiazui — China     Photo — Link     Sometime last year, a new pedestrian bridge was unveiled in Lujiazui in the Pudong district of Shanghai. This large scale circular pedestrian overpass enables pedestrians to avoid traffic at the round-about terminus of Lujiazui Rd. The bridge provides access to the

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Colour Explosion in the Sky

                     

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World’s Biggest Flower Blooms in Switzerland

World’s Biggest Flower Blooms in Switzerland   Visitors look at the Arum Titan "Amorphophallus titanum", the largest flower in the world, as it blossoms for a second time on late November 19, 2012.     The world’s largest flower has blossomed in Basel. The monster stinky plant, which boasts the largest unbranched inflorescence in the

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V8 Hotel for Car Fans

  V8 Hotel for Car Fans     01. In total, the hotel offers 34 rooms.     In the German city of Stuttgart is one of the most unusual hotels in the world. Its interior uses a large number of cars. A culmination of this car is a disgrace bed, retro-styled car.    02.

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Creative Forced-Perspective Photos

Remember those old monster movies, the kind with giant creatures chasing after people, destroying objects wherever they go? Some of them can fit in the palm of your hand with ease. Forced perspective photography is used make us, the viewers believe that certain objects are smaller or larger than they really are. It’s the manipulation

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Painted Skies Using Time-lapse Photographs

Fellow Canadian Matt Molloy is a photographer and musician who has recently seen his series entitled ‘Photo Stacks‘ spread like wildfire online. In the ongoing 51-picture series, Molloy merges approximately 500 time-lapse photos (although it can range from 100-2000), stacking them using the ‘lighten’ blending mode in Photoshop. With his camera pointed upwards, the skies suddenly turn

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Kids and their Innocent Roles

                         

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Non-Photoshopped Images

   

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Large Globes of Shaped Wood Logs

Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo 2. Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo 3. Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo 4. Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo 5. Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo 6. Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo 7. Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo 8. Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo 9. Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo 10. Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo 11. Artwork by Lee Jae-Hyo 12.

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What happens in Heaven? – must read

  HI FOLKS,WHAT HAPPENS IN HEAVEN  ? I dreamt that I went to Heaven and an angel was showing me around. We walked side-by-side inside a large workroom filled with angels.   My angel guide stopped in front of the first section and said, 'This Is the Receiving Section. Here, all petitions to God said in

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Words can create pictures

WORDS CAN CREATE PICTURES…. ..           Peace ——   War             Tirany(It must be tyranny, but its acceptable) —— Freedom      

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You Are ….

  You are strong… When you take your grief And teach it to smile.   You are brave… When you overcome your fear and Help others to do the same. You are happy… When you see a flower and Are thankful for the blessing. You are loving… When your own pain does not Blind you

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Difference between a car and a truck launch!!!

A Car Launch . .        A Truck Launch .      

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Worry……!!

Is there a magic cutoff period when   offspring become accountable for their own actions?  Is there a wonderful moment when parents can become detached spectators in the lives of their children and shrug, ‘It’s their life,’ and feel nothing?   When  I was in my twenties, I stood in a hospitalcorridor waiting for doctors to put a few stitches in my daughter’s head.

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BE THE PLAYER, NOT THE VIEWER

  This is a case of photographer photographs photographer.  The following photographs were taken by photographer Hans van de Vorst at the Grand Canyon, Arizona.  The descriptions are his own.  The identity of the photographer in the photos is unknown.    I was simply stunned seeing this guy standing on this solitary rock IN the Grand Canyon. 

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STORY FOR TODAY

    One day a farmer's donkey fell down into a well. The animal cried piteously for hours as   the farmer tried to figure out what to do.  Finally, he decided the animal was old, and the   well needed to be covered up anyway; it just wasn't worth it to retrieve the donkey. He invited all his

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Police Arrest Remarks! For laughs!

Actual (?) Police Arrest Remarks “Can you run faster than 1,200 feet per second? Because that’s the speed of the bullet that’ll be chasing you.”   “Fair? You want me to be fair? Listen, fair is a place where you go to ride on rides, eat cotton candy and corn dogs, and step in monkey

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