Disturbed by the series of rapes, particularly the fatal assault of a paramedical student in Delhi last year, a group of engineering students in Chennai have designed lingerie that would give electric shocks to sexual offenders.
3D printers have been around since the start of the 21st century, but as the electronic code that dictates what the machines produce becomes more sophisticated, (RT @FashCollective: What if u could make clothes out of code?
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Rock engraves, Nadro : Wiki Commons Some of the world’s oldest engravings of the human form – prehistoric rock art from the Italian Alps – have been brought to life by the latest digital technology at Cambridge Unviersity’s Museum of Archaeology...
ALL A-TWITTER: Educators like to tweet! Out of the 1/2 billion tweets that post every day, 4.2 million are related to education, according to Brett Baker, an account executive at Twitter.com. To put this in perspective, while you read this past sentence, over 3,000 edu-related tweets have flown acro
Since late 2011, when the Fayetteville Public Library received widespread media attention for its hackerspace, 3D printers slowly began appearing in libraries around the world, particularly in the United States.
Jan Herder's insight:
evolving mission of libraries from thought to substance