Correction: FBI Headquarters story
The General Services Administration, which oversees federal office space, named two sites in suburban Maryland and one in northern Virginia as the three finalists for the new FBI headquarters. The J. Edgar Hoover Building, a hulking Brutalist structure ...
The Ontology of Quaternions as an 8 Dimensional [Proto-]Vector Space
[I changed the title of this blog to prepend Proto to vector space ... to do. Taking the magnitude defines the set. Let's do a few calculations to see we are on the same page: Do the positive real numbers and zero with the Orwellian plus form a group?
Artist: “It’s a wonderful way to make a living, for sure”
How does the local news organization strike a balance between print and digital distribution? “We’re trying to figure that out,” admitted the new editor, who has experience with a variety of web platforms. In a story on the paper’s website ...
How to Make a Better Invisibility Cloak—With Lasers
So now imagine what we could do if ... fabric of space-time in Einstein’s general relativity. These let you derive the structure of a metamaterial from the way you want it to affect the flow of light. Thanks to direct laser writing, invisibility cloaks ...
Experts share how to put on the best beach weddings
Those wishing to get married on the beach should also consider the tides and how it will affect ... structure to make sure pieces are not carried off in the wind. Miriam also uses silk and plastic flowers, so they won’t be ruined if they get wet. “They ...