2010-11-27

Biomimetics

Very interesting piece -- Biomimetics:
http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2010/12/big-idea/gaudi-text

ibid. ... gaudi-photography

Google Bimimetics

...more Gaudi:
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/226989/Antoni-Gaudi

Google Video Gaudi

Antonio Gaudi: God's Architect {BBC ~ via YouTube}

http://bit.ly/Beauty_and_the_Beast_1946

We checked out from HCL and have been watching over last couple of days. Very good:
http://bit.ly/Beauty_and_the_Beast_1946


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:La_Belle_et_la_Bête_film.jpg

Beauty and the Beast (French: La Belle et la Bête) is a 1946 French romantic
fantasy film adaptation of two french fairy tales...

...Directed by French poet and filmmaker Jean Cocteau, the film stars Josette Day as Belle and Jean Marais as Avenant and The Beast and Prince Ardent. It is widely considered one of the finest fantasy films of all time.

2010-11-21

Les Miserables (1998)



...here's the novel from Project Gutenberg.
It's wrapped in an HTML application that
can play the text back in audio form:
http://www.box.net/shared/y6nkx00eeh

2010-11-05

Crime and Punishment

Here's:

...link to Librivox:
http://librivox.org/crime-and-punishment-by-fyodor-dostoyevsky/

...link to Wikipedia:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crime_and_Punishment

...link to SparkNotes:
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/crime/

A self-extracting zip of Project Gutenberg text...
http://www.box.net/shared/y5qrc9avks

Trying an opera unite file sharing technique...try the ogg~mp3 files here:
http://esi.michaeltbee.operaunite.com/Crime_and_Punishment_FS/


Trying an opera unite web site sharing technique...if you have an OGG enabled web browser:
http://esi.michaeltbee.operaunite.com/Crime_and_Punishment/

...this uses HTML5 Audio links to play .ogg files - if you don't have an
HTML5 enabled browser -- you'll see 'x' instead of the player links.

2010-11-03

Les Miserables (1935)



...here's the novel from Project Gutenberg.
It's wrapped in an HTML application that
can play the text back in audio form:
http://www.box.net/shared/y6nkx00eeh

Verne TTS books

These should extract to 'Verne,Jules'. Try running the .hta files found in these folders.

http://www.box.net/shared/ehzfqupoy7

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