I didn’t go to Maker Faire, but a friend did and he saw this … um … creative use of a giant Tesla coil. (Buy one now! Two for the special low price of 1MeV! Farraday suit not included.) Of course this kind of thing is getting to be commonplace at alternative geek gatherings, but the theme music was (for me) a nice touch!
Watch the first one first.
Then you have to watch this one.
Thanks to Susan for this one. Fabulous!
Thanks to Cyrus for this tweeted article from 1991 on the role of media and technology in society’s current revolution away from traditional sources of information.
I haven’t figured out all the movies used for this video:
Can anyone help?
- Black Hole
- The Last Starfighter
- A Duran Duran video??
The one in what looks like an RV should be a giveaway — with the guy in dreads and the bald alien — but I can’t figure it out.
There are many more examples of Fibonacci series in nature than shown in this video, but it is the most beautiful demonstration I’ve ever seen of the progression and relationships.