Videos tagged with adventure


GET LAMP: The Text Adventure Documentary

GET LAMP: The Text Adventure Documentary

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Google Tech Talk (more below) March 7, 2011 Presented by Jason Scott. ABSTRACT Jason Scott will talk about making the documentary and we'll be screening some portion of the film. http://www.getlamp.com/ In the early years of the microcomputer, a special kind of game was being played. With limited sound, simple graphics, and tiny amounts of computing power, the first games on home computers woul...

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Building a Solar Car to Set a World Distance Record

Building a Solar Car to Set a World Distance Record

Posted in Conferences, Companies, Science

Marcelo da Luz, the creator and alternative energy enthusiast, embarqued on a quest to promote the use of clean and sustainable energy taking on the greatest challenge on the planet for a solar car: "the Arctic Circle". On June 12th 2008, the solar car began its journey from Buffalo, NY, arriving at the Arctic Circle 6 weeks later. It became the first solar car to reach the Arctic Circle, setti...

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