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My Ferrofluid Project

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A few months ago I found a Youtube video of Sachiko Kodama ferrofluid sculpture. There are more then a few of them running around on you tube just search fo...

The Eden project - Artificial ecosystem

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The Eden project was inspired by Jon McCormack’s time in the Litchfield National Park, in Australia. The artwork is a self-generating, artificial ecosystem c...

Chess Puzzle

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White to play and mate in three moves H. Northcote, Toronto 1st Prize, Toronto Globe, 1872

Review - The End Cafe

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Last Saturday night around 9pm we where killing time at Broadway Skytrain station before heading downtown to see some show and we decided to in at The End C...

Chess Puzzle

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White to play and mate in three moves M. J. Murphy, Quebec Dedicated to Mr. J. B. Halkett

Vancouver Public Library - Book sale

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Its that time again Vancouver Public Library annual book sale, cheap books from $0.55- $2.25. Some of the books that they are selling off include; Adult and ...

Chess Puzzle

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White to play and mate in three moves W. Atkinson, Montreal 1st Prize, Canadian Spectator Tourney, 1880

Stephos Greek Taverna - The artificial line

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In my never ending search for new and interesting restaurants in Vancouver, places like Stepho’s Greek Taverna and The Naam often get suggested. most of the...

Chess Puzzle

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White to play and mate in one move W. Atkinson, Montreal 1st Prize, Canadian Spectator Tourney, 1880