Source: Spectator Magazine
Not long ago I was out drinking with a group of friends and we started playing the If-You-Had-To game. The idea is to present players with two people they would never want to sleep with — and then make them choose which they’d sleep with. Here are some of the fiendish alternatives I had to face: Imelda Marcos or Wallace Simpson? Ayn Rand or Yoko Ono? Gertrude Stein or Virginia Woolf?
Then one joker said: Theresa May or Jemima Khan? E ...
Full article at: Spectator Magazine
5 days ago, 10:00pm CDT
One of the many satellite images taken by Skybox. Photo: Courtesy of Dan Berkenstock
Several members of the TED community are popping in the news this week. Below, some highlights:
Dan Berkenstock’s Skybox Imaging, which uses small satellites to create close to real-time imagery of the planet, has been bought by Google. The internet giant’s website explains, “Skybox’s satellites will help keep our maps accur ...
Full article at: TED
Jun 10 2014, 8:10pm CDT