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About Books and Reading

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Top Ten Bookstore Pick-Up Lines.... via Pinterest. 


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Hacking the brain for fun and profit

Hacking the brain for fun and profit | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it

A study presented at the recent Usenix conference demonstrated how it is possible to get private information from the brains of people who use commercial brain-computer interfaces – like NeuroSky and Emotiv.


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Giant steampunk dragon made from recycled auto parts | Recyclart

Giant steampunk dragon made from recycled auto parts | Recyclart | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
Like all other Kreatworks’ creations, this giant steampunk dragon is also made from recycled metal and uselessly lying automobile and machine parts.
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DIRIGIBLE DAYS EPISODE 1 - "Adventure is Inescapable"

http://www.facebook.com/dirigibledays http://www.dirigibledays.com Due to a broken down engine on the S.S. Beatrix, Captain Santiago Dunbar is stranded on Da...
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24 Vintage Photographs of Abe Lincoln Being Awesome - Mental Floss

24 Vintage Photographs of Abe Lincoln Being Awesome - Mental Floss | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
24 Photographs of Abe Lincoln Being Awesome

Over 130 photographs of Lincoln exist—here are a few you may not have come across before.

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Higgs-like particle 'discovered'

Higgs-like particle 'discovered' | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider claim the discovery of a particle believed to be the long-sought Higgs boson.
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Carved Up Books Become Tsunamis, Volcanoes and Caves

Carved Up Books Become Tsunamis, Volcanoes and Caves | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
Books hide inner universes. It’s the greatest appeal of text, that a few simple shapes, arranged in an endless array of patterns can create unlimited meaning.

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HYSTERIA Trailer 2012 Movie - Official [HD]

Hysteria Trailer 2012 - Official movie trailer in HD - starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, Hugh Dancy, Jonathan Pryce, Felicity Jones, Rupert Everett - directed by T...
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How to Survive Life as a Character in a Bad Work of Fiction

How to Survive Life as a Character in a Bad Work of Fiction | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
Rule number one: Don't be a proxy for the writer's annoying wife.
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Pop Haydn Demonstrates Working Teleportation Device - Steampunk Magician

Pop Haydn demonstrates his original invention, the Teleportation Device in the Palace of Mystery at the world-famous Magic Castle in Hollywood. March 29, 201...
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Book Reviewers for Hire Meet a Demand for Online Raves

Book Reviewers for Hire Meet a Demand for Online Raves | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
The growing business of self-published books has spawned an industry in which hired reviewers produce favorable online reviews.
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Too Lazy To Work Out? Machines That Exercise for You, From Victorian Era to Now

Too Lazy To Work Out? Machines That Exercise for You, From Victorian Era to Now | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it

By Lisa Hix

Time was, humans didn't have to worry much about getting exercise. When we had to kill, gather, grow, or herd our own food, working out happpened naturally. Of course, as soon as we figured out how to avoid those laborious chores, we did. Not long after, we had to come up with new ways of staying in shape; hence, exercise....

 

and a bit about Dr Kellogg's ideas..some good, some wacky and some twisted


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A Black Cats Mystery

A Black Cats Mystery | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
When I posted this image to Facebook, I did so with a quickly typed quip of, “She ain’t no holler back girl, she’s a derby grrl!”. Now my quip came,...

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Zombie Experiment NYC

http://putzombiesback.com Could zombies live among us? We transformed a few New Yorkers to find out.

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Ng Keng Hoe's curator insight, March 28, 2014 11:53 PM

From tons of Pc Games, Movies, Video, Zombie is now in almost everyone minds. It becomes so familiar until a lot of people think the Zombie do exist or will be existing in near future. This is why many gaming company take Zombies as a main character, Movies director use Zombies as a storyline. Tv Drama such as The Walking Dead becomes a hot topic to be discussed among those who watch TV and even pizza company like Hell Pizza is using it as a unique selling point to create a viral commercial. 

Is Zombies a money making business? It has been answered clearly by the market itself. 

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Steidl launches book-scented perfume, because that'll help

Steidl launches book-scented perfume, because that'll help | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
Publishing house Steidl launches Paper Passion, a book-scented perfume, in collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld.

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Repurposing: WalMart Converted into a Library

Repurposing: WalMart Converted into a Library | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
In McAllen, Texas, MS&R Architecture turned an old Wal-Mart into a public library–converting a space the size of two football fields into “the country’s largest single-story library.” The project was a winner at the 2012 Library Interior Design Awards.

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How to make a steampunk lavalamp

How to make a steampunk lavalamp | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
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i'm back with a new project and got the idea from some people here who tought my former project of the steampunk steampipe-lamp could me mo...
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Making Steampunk Cool(er): Part One – Beyond Popularity Contests : The Coxcomb

Making Steampunk Cool(er): Part One – Beyond Popularity Contests : The Coxcomb | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
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New Theory Says Easter Island Statues 'Walked'

New Theory Says Easter Island Statues 'Walked' | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it
For most, the mention of Easter Island, or Rapa Nui, the small, isolated island more than 2,000 miles off the coast of South America, conjures images of giant statues known as moai.

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Ye Olde Comfort Hip Corset Truly Chaffes

Ye Olde Comfort Hip Corset Truly Chaffes | Steampunk Fiction | Scoop.it

An antique advertising or trade card for the “Comfort Hip” corset by Helm, Snorf & Watson of North Manchester, Indiana. I’m not sure if we’re supposed to sing it… I cannot; for some of the lyrics make me gag...


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Steampunk: The Art of Victorian Futurism

A few sample pages from our Steampunk book. Discover a remarkable world of invention and wonder. From gaslight horrors, to steam-powered dirigibles; from anthropomorphic machine sculptures, to eccentric creations from the cast-offs of Empire.
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