Archive for October 6th, 2018

Inflorescence, a Mirror-Polished Stainless Steel Sculpture by Heath Satow

This is wonderful.Sculptor [Heath Satow](http://www.publicsculpture.com/index.html) was inspired by sunflower patterns to create [Inflorescence](http://www.publicsculpture.com/inflorescence.html), a sculpture for the Uni...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/10/06/Inflorescence-a-Mirror-Polished-Stainless-Steel-Sculpture-by-Heath-Satow/

The Penniless Billionaire: Ice-Cream Seller Didn't Realize He Had $18 Million in His Bank Account

Pakistani ice cream vendor Abdul Qadir had two recent surprises in his life. First, he was [visited by agents from Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency](https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2018/09/30/bank-accou...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/10/06/The-Penniless-Billionaire-Ice-Cream-Seller-Didn-t-Realize-He-Had-18-Million-in-His-Bank-Account/

One Surprising Way A Cargo Ship can Sink: A Landslide Inside It

When you think of a landslide, chances are you're not thinking of a cargo ship sailing in the ocean. But that can happen ... and when it does, it can sink the ship.Dave Petley of [The Landslide Blog](https://blogs.agu.or...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/10/06/The-Surprising-Way-A-Ship-can-Sink-A-Landslide-Inside-It/

Dive Buddy

Doctor and diver Ben Burville made friends with a young female grey seal that became used to seeing him dive in her waters. He calls her "Dive Buddy," and she loves to hug, nuzzle, and hold "hands" with Burville. She als...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/10/06/Dive-Buddy/

Battling the Scourge of ‘Embalmed Milk’

Before we had government regulations to set safety standards for food, the American consumer was pretty much at the mercy of those who sold what we ate. In the late 19th century, the dairy industry was particularly egreg...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/10/06/Battling-the-Scourge-of-Embalmed-Milk/

Circuit Board Art as Badges in the World's Largest Hacker Conference

Conference badges are usually ho-hum affairs ... but not at Def Con! At the world's largest hacking conference, there's an underground culture based on creating intricate badges out of circuit boards. From [Dani...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/10/06/Circuit-Board-Art-as-Badges-in-the-World-s-Largest-Hacker-Conference/

Riot Police Officer Walked Calmly With an Arrow in His Eye Like It's No Big Deal

This is one tough cop. Police Commissioner Krisna Murti [posted a video on his Instagram](https://www.instagram.com/p/BoefONSg4DD/?taken-by=krishnamurti_bd91) about an unidentified riot police officer who calmly...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/10/06/Riot-Police-Officer-Walked-Calmly-With-an-Arrow-in-His-Eye-Like-It-s-No-Big-Deal/

Going, Going, Gone! £1 Million Banksy Artwork Shreds Itself

View this post on Instagram Going, going, gone...A post shared by Banksy (@banksy) on Oct 5, 2018 at 6:45pm PDT An auction at Sotheby's Friday night featured a Banksy work titled Girl With Balloon. It w...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/10/06/Going-Going-Gone-1-Million-Banksy-Artwork-Shreds-Itself/

Minnesotta Birds Are Drunk While Flying

The [Gilbert, Minnesota Police Department](https://www.facebook.com/gilbert.pd.9/?hc_ref=ARTWtcFwxiHSNui3x_BprVOa3N7o13ML73UoLfW__9tbQ58tJjVft1iWhx3qXbvbn_k&fref=nf&__xts__[0]=68.ARAB4e88lnaJQffuFQTd-LXdy...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/10/06/Minnesotta-Birds-Are-Drunk-While-Flying/

Scientist Sold His Nobel Prize Medal to Help Pay for Medical Expense Before He Died

How bad is the state of healthcare in the United States right now? How about this: Nobel Prize-winning physicist Leon Lederman had to sell his Nobel Prize gold medal to help pay for medical expenses. Washington...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/10/06/Scientist-Sold-His-Nobel-Prize-Medal-to-Help-Pay-for-Medical-Expense-Before-He-Died/




This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using this website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

I agree
 
Learn More