Glass Wings Blog: October 2005

Moon discovered around 10th planet "Xena"

Mon, 3 Oct 2005 01:38:46 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
Scientists Discover 10th Planet's Moon
By Alicia Chang
Associated Press
posted: 01 October 2005
11:41 pm ET

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So what do you have to do to find happiness?

Tue, 4 Oct 2005 10:53:20 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
The Sunday Times        October 02, 2005
So what do you have to do to find happiness?

Are we wired up to be cheerful, or are some of us destined to languish
in abject misery? Dorothy Wade reports on the new science of feeling good

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So what do you have to do to find happiness? WITH LINK

Tue, 4 Oct 2005 11:24:00 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
The Sunday Times        October 02, 2005
So what do you have to do to find happiness?

Are we wired up to be cheerful, or are some of us destined to languish
in abject misery? Dorothy Wade reports on the new science of feeling good

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pretty

Mon, 03 Oct 2005 23:15:22 -0700

Linda <lindapage [at] earthlink.net>

Linda
http://www.liquidsculpture.com/
    :o)
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2005 Ig Nobel Prizes

Sat, 8 Oct 2005 14:07:02 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
http://www.improbable.com/ig/2005/2005-details.html

The 2005 winners:

AGRICULTURAL HISTORY: James Watson of Massey University, New Zealand,

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Manga of Dark Crystal, Labyrinth, MirrorMask, plus Dark Crystal sequel

Sat, 8 Oct 2005 19:06:50 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
News & Events:

THE Jim Henson Company, TOKYOPOP, and Neil Gaiman Set to Bring
MirrorMask and Classic Fantasy Titles to Manga

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More on Dark Crystal sequel

Sat, 8 Oct 2005 19:24:41 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
Variety reported that The Jim Henson Company is planning on making a
sequel to the 1982 fantasy classic "The Dark Crystal".

The film, which is titled "The Power of the Dark Crystal", has been
written by David Odell (The Dark Crystal, The Muppet Show) and Annette

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Forget the rules! Voting ends 9am Thursday

Wed, 12 Oct 2005 22:26:57 +1000

Rosanne Bersten <rosanne [at] forgettherules.com>

Rosanne Bersten
The first week of new Australian interactive drama forget the rules is up and
now it's time to vote for how you'd like the story to end. If you know me at
all, you know I'm pushing for the threesome! Watch it at
http://www.forgettherules.com -- you'll need to register.

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The art of particle physics

Thu, 13 Oct 2005 11:36:58 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
Designer Jan-Henrik Andersen, in conjunction with particle physicists,
developed a visual language that describes the interrelationships
between the elementary particles, both known and hypothesized.

by Elizabeth Wade

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Blue Marble next generation

Fri, 14 Oct 2005 11:25:42 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
In celebration of the deployment of its Earth Observing System; NASA is
pleased to share the newest in its series of stunning Earth images,
affectionately named the “Blue Marble.” This new Earth imagery enhances
the Blue Marble legacy by providing a detailed look at an entire year in
the life of our planet. In sharing these Blue Marble images, NASA hopes

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Dr. Who spinoff to star Capt. Jack Harkness!

Mon, 17 Oct 2005 23:27:20 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
BBC to screen 'Dr Who for adults' as new spin-off show
By Ian Burrell, Media Editor
Published: 17 October 2005

The BBC has commissioned the Doctor Who scriptwriter Russell T Davies to

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The Adelphi Charter on Creativity, Innovation and Intellectual Property

Tue, 18 Oct 2005 01:39:59 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
The Adelphi Charter on Creativity, Innovation and Intellectual Property
responds to one of the most profound challenges of the 21st century:
How to ensure that everyone has access to ideas and knowledge, and that
intellectual property laws do not become too restrictive.

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Fun with Myths

Sat, 22 Oct 2005 09:57:25 +1000

Katherine Phelps <muse [at] glasswings.com.au>

Katherine Phelps
The below Website is a lot of fun. They even have a section called "Top Ten
Gods" based on the number of hits pages about certain gods get. Looking at
the results I believe many high school students have been using this site for
essays about ancient Greece.

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Madison Zombie Lurch 2005

Mon, 24 Oct 2005 00:24:44 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
Madison Zombie Lurch 2005 -- Photo Gallery 1
Kristian Knutsen on Sat, 10/22/2005 - 4:08pm.
http://www.thedailypage.com/daily/node/408

Photo Gallery 2

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Banana Museum

Mon, 24 Oct 2005 12:56:27 +1000

Katherine Phelps <muse [at] glasswings.com.au>

Katherine Phelps
This person is based in my old home state Washington, the land of the apple
and cranberries. All I can figure is that she has a deep seated need to rebel
against the local fruit.

The Banana Museum

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Time Machine For Sale

Wed, 26 Oct 2005 08:22:16 +1000

Katherine Phelps <muse [at] glasswings.com.au>

Katherine Phelps
Anyone wanna buy a half completed time machine from New Zealand?

http://www.trademe.co.nz/structure/auction_detail.asp?id=36725938&permanent=0

It's the comments on the auction that are particularly priceless. This guy is

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Octacube: 3D sculpture of 4D shape

Thu, 27 Oct 2005 12:56:12 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
Open House and Dedication of Unique Sculpture to be Hosted by Department
of Mathematics on 21 October

The sculpture measures about six feet in every direction and is mounted
on a granite base about three feet high.

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Defend yourself against the coming robot rebellion

Tue, 1 Nov 2005 02:32:19 +1100

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
Defend yourself against the coming robot rebellion
Don't let this happen to you!

Sunday, October 30, 2005
By Timothy McNulty, Post-Gazette Staff Writer

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