Praise for Effort::James Cameron Completes Record-Breaking Mariana Trench Dive

Andy Bowen, project manager and principal developer of the Nereus, an ROV that explored Challenger Deep in 2009, said a manned mission also has the potential to inspire public imagination in a way a robot can’t. “It’s difficult to anthropomorphize machines in a way that engages everyone’s imagination—not in the same way that having boots […]

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Learned Today::Gemütlichkeit – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Gemütlichkeit From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Gemütlichkeit (German pronunciation: [ɡəˈmyːtlɪçkaɪt] ( listen)) is a German abstract noun that has been adopted into English.[1] It is a derivation of gemütlich, itself the adjective of Gemüt the German word for “heart, mind, temper, feeling” expressed by (and cognate with) English mood. Gemütlichkeit describes an environment or state of […]

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