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Today, Lamarr’s technique of frequency hopping (commonly known as spread spectrum) is now widely used in telecommunications, from the wireless phones in our homes, to GPS and most military communications. Hedy Lamarr never made a dime off it.

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If you're in the Los Angeles after this Friday, definitely stop by Gallery 1988 (East) for Storytime, a show of Joey Spiotto's work.

1935. Top Hat. Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers. Music by Irving Berlin.

Top Hat - Fred Astaire Ginger Rogers - Musical film - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Claude Shannon (the Einstein of information theory -- or Einstein was the Shannon of physics...)

Claude Shannon, the father of the information age, turns 1100100 -- A hundred years after his birth, his fingerprints are on every electronic device we own

Ever Wished That Calvin and Hobbes Creator Bill Watterson Would Return to the Comics Page?  Well, He Just Did.

Ever Wished That Calvin and Hobbes Creator Bill Watterson Would Return to the Comics Page? Well, He Just Did.

"Calvin And Hobbes" Cartoonist Bill Watterson Draws His First Comics In 20 Years

She got the fairy-tale.

A load of Disney princesses turned up to this little girl's adoption hearing

Courtroom Dresses As Disney Characters For This Little Girl’s Adoption Hearing An entire courtroom dressed up as Disney characters for this little girl’s adoption hearing an…

Tom Lehrer – mathematician, satirist, singer-songwriter and hero to geeks taking chemistry tests everywhere – was born on April 9, 1928, making yesterday his 84th birthday!  Possibly Lehrer’s most famous work is “The Elements.” While slightly out of date, it remains a classic geek song 53 years after it was released. Here’s a video of Lehrer himself performing that iconic track.

Hear Tom Lehrer Sing the Names of 102 Chemical Elements to the Tune of Gilbert & Sullivan

“Being an artist is not just about what happens when you are in the studio. The way you live, the people you choose to love and the way you love them, the way you vote, the words that come ou…

What It Really Takes to Be an Artist: MacArthur Genius Teresita Fernández’s Magnificent Commencement Address

Amazing words on what it really means to be an ARTIST. What It Really Takes to Be an Artist: MacArthur Genius Teresita Fernández’s Magnificent Commencement Address

WATCH: OK Go's Ridiculous New Music Video Will Warp Your Fragile Mind.

WATCH: OK Go's Ridiculous New Music Video Will Warp Your Fragile Mind

2015 Wallace Stevens Award Winner Joy Harjo. Photo credit: Karen Kuehn

Published September 2015 NEW YORK — American Indian poet and activist Joy Harjo (Muskogee Creek) has been selected to receive the Wallace Stevens Award for “proven mastery” by the Academy of Am.

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Gone With the Wind - Clark Gable (Rhett Butler - Frankly my dear I don't give a damn!

Charlie Chaplin

Charles Chaplin - Sir Charles Spencer Charlie Chaplin, KBE was an English comic actor and film-maker who rose to fame in the silent film era. Chaplin became a worldwide icon through his screen persona the Tramp and is considered one of the most i

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