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Australia Telescope Compact Array and Surrounds

Australia Telescope Compact Array and Surrounds

Videos and Time-lapse videos taken around the CSIRO’s Australia Telescope Compact Array (ATCA) during May 2011 … including obligatory cockatoos taking a hayride on the telescope.

by · June 5, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Technology, Video
VIDEO: Gold Ray, 1903-2010 (Part 4)

VIDEO: Gold Ray, 1903-2010 (Part 4)

SOURCE: Rogue Video, YouTube. In the first segment of the Gold Ray documentary, we learn about the history of the first hydroelectric plant in Southern Oregon. When the Frank and Charles Ray first conceived of the idea of damming up the Rogue River to provide hydroelectric power to Southern Oregon, many people didn’t believe it was possible. Those who believed […]

by · June 5, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Grants Pass, News, Video
VIDEO: Gold Ray, 1903-2010 (Part 3)

VIDEO: Gold Ray, 1903-2010 (Part 3)

SOURCE: Rogue Video, YouTube. In the first segment of the Gold Ray documentary, we learn about the history of the first hydroelectric plant in Southern Oregon. When the Frank and Charles Ray first conceived of the idea of damming up the Rogue River to provide hydroelectric power to Southern Oregon, many people didn’t believe it was possible. Those who believed […]

by · June 1, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Grants Pass, News, Video
Silk, the ancient material of the future

Silk, the ancient material of the future

Source: Ted.com. Fiorenzo Omenetto shares 20+ astonishing new uses for silk, one of nature’s most elegant materials — in transmitting light, improving sustainability, adding strength and making medical leaps and bounds. On stage, he shows a few intriguing items made of the versatile stuff.

by · May 16, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Economics, Medical, News, Technology, Video
Eli Pariser: Beware online “filter bubbles”

Eli Pariser: Beware online “filter bubbles”

Source: Ted.com. As web companies strive to tailor their services (including news and search results) to our personal tastes, there’s a dangerous unintended consequence: We get trapped in a “filter bubble” and don’t get exposed to information that could challenge or broaden our worldview. Eli Pariser argues powerfully that this will ultimately prove to be bad for us and bad […]

by · May 16, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, News, Politics, Technology, Video
Local Events Website Goes Live

Local Events Website Goes Live

Grants Pass, Oregon, May, 13, 2011. A local website with a focus on the Grants Pass area performing arts and artist scene was recently launched called Grants Pass Scene. Some of the features of Grants Pass Scene include a listing of upcoming events, a venue listing each with information about the venue including contact information and a Google map for […]

by · May 13, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Art, Culture, Entertainment, Grants Pass, News
Dance Like You’re an Android

Dance Like You’re an Android

SOURCE: YouTube. The dancing Android is back.

by · May 11, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Entertainment, Fun Stuff, Technology, Video
JumpTrumpRumpBump

JumpTrumpRumpBump

SOURCE: YouTube. A collaboration video by Heui Won Jeong and Justin Murphy.

by · May 9, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Art, Culture, Entertainment, Fun Stuff, Video
VIDEO: Gold Ray, 1903-2010 (Part 2)

VIDEO: Gold Ray, 1903-2010 (Part 2)

SOURCE: Rogue Video, YouTube. In the first segment of the Gold Ray documentary, we learn about the history of the first hydroelectric plant in Southern Oregon. When the Frank and Charles Ray first conceived of the idea of damming up the Rogue River to provide hydroelectric power to Southern Oregon, many people didn’t believe it was possible. Those who believed […]

by · May 5, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Grants Pass, News, Video
VIDEO: Gold Ray, 1903-2010 (Part 1)

VIDEO: Gold Ray, 1903-2010 (Part 1)

SOURCE: Rogue Video, YouTube. In the first segment of the Gold Ray documentary, we learn about the history of the first hydroelectric plant in Southern Oregon. When the Frank and Charles Ray first conceived of the idea of damming up the Rogue River to provide hydroelectric power to Southern Oregon, many people didn’t believe it was possible. Those who believed […]

by · April 21, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Grants Pass, News, Video