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MAKE Magazine - How-To: Build a battery-free flashlight - Mr. Rigsby shares his design for an LED flashlight using two 220 farad(!) capacitors in place of all-too-familiar disposable batteries -In this project, you will make a flashlight that works without batteries. Even more amazing, you can recharge it i[...]
GraphJam: Music and Pop Culture in Charts and Graphs. Let us explain them. - How I Obtain Knowledge - How I Obtain Knowledge If only all of us could have the best job in the world… Graph by pasi, via our GraphJam builder.
King County News Blog - Traveling soon? Passport deadline looming - Starting June 1, you must have a passport book, passport card, or other travel documents approved by the U.S. government to enter the United States from Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and Bermuda at all land borders and sea ports of entry. That mean[...]
Boing Boing - Truck with raised trailer smashed into overpass - A real life Beavis and Butthead duo chuckle as they video tape a truck with its trailer raised smash into an overpass. (Via Arbroath)