Wish someone a Mappy Birthday!

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While browsing the Web for those last few Christmas gifts, I came across these cool cards from Uncommon Goods. They’re birthday cards that are made from recycled topo maps, and you can get a set that includes 3 different card designs (8 cards total), 8 “Mapelope” envelopes made from recycled maps, and 16 mailing labels. […]

The Whereabouts Clock

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Microsoft Research Cambridge has come up with a new device that is reminiscent of the Weasley’s family’s clock in the Harry Potter books – dubbed the Whereabouts Clock – which lets you see whether family members are at home, work, or school. What makes it science and not magic, though, is that the device uses […]