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11 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Visually impaired youth gain confidence, skill through 10-week art program

Jerusalem Crawley bent his head toward the award on the table in front of him and wondered if the small image of a boy holding a sign with Jerusalem's name looked like him.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Livonia, MI, Education Etc., Life, Hobbies

21 hrs ago | Warwick Courier

Leamington Rainbows bring Easter cheer to unwell children

Vic Minette joins girls and guiders from the 10th Leamington St Mark s Rainbows unit with their Easter eggs donations at the McGregor children s ward at Warwick Hospital.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, Hobbies

22 hrs ago | SFGate

Legislature presented with origami peacock

An exchange student from Palestine joined by art students of Thunder Mountain High School presented the Legislature with an origami peacock Monday at the Capitol.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel,

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Mathematicians Devise Typefaces Based On Problems of Computational Geometry

KentuckyFC writes: "Typeface design is something of an art. For many centuries, this art has been constrained by the materials available to typographers, mainly lead and wood.


Related Topix: Mathematics, Science, Life, Hobbies

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Foster's Daily Democrat

If you liked Lucya s, youa ll love Pear Tree Gifts

The Dover Chamber was pleased to welcome Pear Tree Gifts with a traditional ribbon cutting.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Dover, NH

The Daily Herald

Teens work - 1,000 Paper Cranes' project

Ayron McClurg, left, Katlynn Schleeter and Luke Ketcham hone their origami skills while making paper cranes for the "1,000 Paper Crane" project.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Delphos, OH

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Erie Times News

Exciting 'Paper Art Show' at Stonewall Gallery

Paper is an integral part of many art works, often as the method of delivery or the background -- the surface on which a pastel, pencil drawing or watercolor is created.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

KTOO-TV Juneau

Origami peace peacock finds a home in the state capitol

The origami peacock for peace is made of more than 2,000 pieces of paper. It's three feet wide and roughly two feet tall.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Juneau, AK

Trend Hunter Magazine

Angular Origami Bags - Yingxi Zhou Uses Traditional Techniques to...

Taking traditional origami techniques, Yingxi Zhou creates this line titled 'Facet,' which looks like a folded piece of wood transformed into a bag.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

It's summer camp time

With the academic year drawing to a close, and a long summer vacation in sight, the guide has packed in a bunch of different activities and workshops that will keep your li'l one not just busy, but thoroughly engaged :: Started in 2010 as a means to reach out to children and offer them an exciting way to spend their vacations, Summer Fiesta returns ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Family, Kids, Science / Technology, Robots

The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

Review and giveaway: Moshi VersaKeyboard for iPad Air

In the seemingly endless parade of iPad keyboard cases, there's one thing that is usually missing -- the ability to separate the keyboard from the case.


Related Topix: Ipad, Science / Technology, Keyboards, Life, Hobbies


Bigger, stiffer, roomier molecular cages from structural DNA nanotechnology

The five cage-shaped DNA polyhedra here have struts stabilizing their legs, and this innovation allowed a Wyss Institute team to build by far the largest and sturdiest DNA cages yet.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Life, Hobbies, Harvard University, Chemistry, Science


Origami-Based Concept Toothpaste Tube Looks Cool, Doesn't Seem Practical

Believe it or not, there's an entire segment of society that obsesses over the optimal mechanics of toothpaste tube emptying.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

Sun Apr 13, 2014


Building DNA Nanostructures for Molecular Computation, Templated...

Conspectus DNA is a critical biomolecule well-known for its roles in biology and genetics.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Programming Languages, Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Life, Hobbies

Nerve News

Roaches used to test drug-dispensing nanorobots

Cockroaches, those all-pervasive pests, may have some use after all. Bio-engineers have found some use for them in their research.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, Robots, Life, Hobbies

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Davis Enterprise

My (Picnic) for a horse

Lucian Novosel, left, a third-year design major at UC Davis, and Jason Lin, a second-year design and psychology major, will exhibit a full-size origami horse on Picnic Day, Saturday.


Related Topix: Davis, CA, UC Davis, Life, Hobbies

Business Wire

Practical Origami--Fractala s Folded Antennas See 10th Anniversary

In 1996, Nathan Cohen took his son's beach sand molds and coated them with copper tape, making a new class of 3D structures: folded antennas.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Inventions, Science / Technology

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Lehigh graduate student turns industrial origami into kickstarter

Lisa Glover , '13, '14G, created a cardboard industrial origami velociraptor that many students saw at the Halloween costume contest.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Holidays, Halloween

Bangor Daily News

Origami Class

Members of the Downeast Origami Society will be teaching a paper folding class at Southwest Harbor Public Library on Thursday afternoon, April 17, 3:15 - 5:00.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Southwest Harbor, ME

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Taste for honey grows along with concern for bees

Held during UC Davis' annual Picnic Day, this family-friendly open house at the Honey and Pollination Center features lots of honey and bee fun.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Honey, Apiculture, Science, Hobbies, Vegetables, Cake, Baked Goods, Dessert, Fruits