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The evolution of humanity in 60 seconds

Paleoartist John Gurche draws on fossil discoveries and forensic techniques to create transfixing reconstructions of long-lost human ancestors.

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HTML5 Video 19: Using Microdata, Web Workers and Web Applications

This is the final video from my book HTML5: 20 Lessons to Successful Web Development. This video explains the use of Microdata, Web Workers and Web Applications. For a copy of this (and/or the other three books in this series … Continue reading

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Lucid Dreaming Remains as Incredible as Ever For Me

I learned a little more about lucid dreaming last night, including a new way to become lucid, and what questions not to ask dream characters. Long time readers may know that I have been having lucid dreams for many years, … Continue reading

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What the heck were you thinking mnn.com?

Just this morning I stumbled onto a ‘news’ article at Mother Nature Network, innocently entitled About Water Stewardship, and whose first paragraph is as follows: “Inside every bottle of Coca-Cola is the story of a company that understands the priceless … Continue reading

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An Excerpt From Learning PHP, MySQL & JavaScript (Edition 4)

The 4th Edition of my book, Learning PHP, MySQL & JavaScript is now out, featuring tutorials on CSS, HTML5 and (in this new edition) the mysqli extension and a fully comprehensive introduction to jQuery, of which the following is just … Continue reading

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