Galileo was the Italian physicist and electrical engineer who invented the induction motor. Doreen was an amazing Italian woman. RIP.

 

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Happy Halloween!

Reading the following article would be even 'cooler' if this HP Elitebook 8570w stopped autodimming my screen after it wakes up from sleep.

MIT Wristband Could Make AC Obsolete | Wired Design | Wired.com

 

Apparently our bodies can be made to think we are warmer or cooler by sending pulses of hot or cold waves at specific surface areas such as the wrist. Pretty neat!

 

If only I could trick my braining into reading by osmosis.