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Links for Friday, January 5, 2007

  • Lego Mindstorms Autofabrik – Very cool movie. Some still pictures can be found here.
  • RepRap – “RepRap is short for Replicating Rapid-prototyper. It is a practical self-copying 3D printer.
  • CNC Zone – “ is dedicated to the growing number of home DIY CNC machinist and machinist alike.
  • QCad – “QCad is an application for computer aided drafting in two dimensions.
  • Art of Illusion – “Art of Illusion is a free, open source 3D modelling and rendering studio. It is written entirely in Java, and should be usable on any Java Virtual Machine which is compatible with J2SE 1.4 or later.
  • Second Seeker – “Let Second Seeker be your travel and cultural guide to the “no-sleaze” parts of Second Life.
  • Mega Machu Picchu – “This shot was taken at the end of the 4 day, 42km walk along the Inca Trail carrying over 10kg of camera equipment for the primary purpose of taking this photo!
  • School Library Journal: Meet the New You – “In Teen Second Life, librarians can leap tall buildings in a single bound and save kids from boring assignments—all before lunch.
  • Every Man’s Nightmare – “Mall watchers have predicted that within two or three years, seven of the ten largest shopping malls in the world will be in China.