Monthly Archives: June 2012

Almost Perfect 3D Tour from Google Chrome

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‘Chaos to Perfection’ offers in-browser 3D tour of Versailles for Google Chrome

In yet another testament to Chrome’s graphics processing capabilities, Google has partnered with Château De Versailles to produce Chaos to Perfection, an in-browser interactive tour of the Palace of Versailles.

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Free Hubble Telescopes Available to NASA

It hardly bears mentioning that the orbiting Hubble Space Telescope is one of the most extraordinarily successful scientific instruments of all time. Since 1993, when the telescope’s flawed mirror was set right by a set of custom-fit corrective lenses, the Hubble has captured one spectacular image after another of everything from the familiar planets of the solar system to quasars and galaxies at the edge of the visible universe — and thanks to four repair missions by shuttle-riding astronauts, the telescope has managed to survive the harsh environment of orbital space far longer than anyone could have imagined.

Read more: http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,2116436,00.html#ixzz1x19ehCOv 

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Will Obama Take Credit?