Archive for March 2001

2001-03-23 – Fibre tips and ear resonances

Have you ever used a fibre-tip pen? Noticed how they squeal and squeak in a terrible way? My theory is that the tiny fibres, which are hair-like, resonate at their natural frequencies. This amplifies the noise up, until you can hear it. Upon reaching your ears, the tiny hairs in your ears react. Now, due…

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2001-03-04 – What’s in the Garage?

“What right does he have to claim to be innovative? Why should he be allowed to write a site like this? What has he ever built, or thought of, that might be of use to the world? But more to the point, what’s in his garage?” (I suspect my neighbours will want to know, too!…

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