TheChapel. A short film. (HDR timelapse)

Here is a nice HDR time lapse movie of an old chapel in Poland. According to the author, Patryk Kizny, this short film pays tribute to an exceptional protestant temple in Zeliszów, Poland, designed by Karl Langhans and built in 1796-1797. TheChapel. A short film. (HDR timelapse), posted with vodpod Related articles This HDR… Read More TheChapel. A short film. (HDR timelapse)

Hanna Rosin: New data on the rise of women

In this TEDtalk, Hanna Rosin reviews startling new data that shows women actually surpassing men in several important measures, such as college graduation … Hanna Rosin: New data on the rise of women, posted with vodpod Transcript We are now going through an amazing and unprecedented moment where the power dynamics between men and… Read More Hanna Rosin: New data on the rise of women

The Turing Test

  Image via Wikipedia There are four names that come to mind when thinking about the history of computation. These are Charles Babbage, Lady Lovelace, John von Neumann and Alan Turing. Not only are their names associated with computation but also with Artificial Intelligence because they all speculated about building intelligent machines. The Turing test… Read More The Turing Test

Bank Tax

  Image by Getty Images via @daylife These days Bank Tax is a hot topic because governments are trying to regulate financial services after the recent financial crisis that effected almost the whole world. Only closed economies like North Korea and Cuba are potentially immune from the boom/bust nature of the global economy. What caused… Read More Bank Tax


We all like to read about the nature of the Universe and what physicists have to say about space and time. Consequently, most of us have heard about Relativity and the strange phenomena associated with it. In this video by Yuanjian Luo, time dilation is explained in a rather interesting way by telling a story… Read More Relativity