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Videos uploaded by user “Neil Fraser” for the 2010
Lava Lamp in a Centrifuge
 
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Would a Lava Lamp work on Jupiter with its higher gravity? To find out, I built a large centrifuge out of Meccano and spun up a lava lamp. For more information, visit http://neil.fraser.name/hardware/centrifuge/ Music is the finale from Riverdance by Bill Whelan.
Views: 427481 Neil Fraser
DS9 Category on Jeopardy
 
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Clip from 1994 where a contestant cleans up on questions about Star Trek Deep Space Nine.
Views: 31853 Neil Fraser
Bridge Busting 1990 - 4/6
 
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Professor Don Westwood's final Bridge Busting event at Carleton University, Canada. Single compressive member. Heavy load with unexpected failure.
Views: 1692 Neil Fraser
Bridge Busting 1990 - 2/6
 
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Professor Don Westwood's final Bridge Busting event at Carleton University, Canada. Kitchen sink bridge. Many different designs in one.
Views: 2075 Neil Fraser
Bridge Busting 1990 - 1/6
 
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Professor Don Westwood's final Bridge Busting event at Carleton University, Canada. A prestressed bridge is tested.
Views: 5262 Neil Fraser
Bridge Busting 1990 - 5/6
 
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Professor Don Westwood's final Bridge Busting event at Carleton University, Canada. Minimalist bridge. Clever use of load as part of structure.
Views: 1734 Neil Fraser
Bridge Busting 1990 - 6/6
 
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Professor Don Westwood's final Bridge Busting event at Carleton University, Canada. Queen post bridge. Yes, that's me.
Views: 2052 Neil Fraser
Bridge Busting 1990 - 3/6
 
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Professor Don Westwood's final Bridge Busting event at Carleton University, Canada. King post bridge. Student completely fails to understand tension.
Views: 1830 Neil Fraser
Aerial Photography from Helium Balloon at Boing Boing Picnic
 
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My Android phone gets strapped to a large Helium balloon at the Boing Boing picnic in Golden Gate Park. Here's the video it took from about 100 meters up.
Views: 8457 Neil Fraser
Bridge Busting 1990 - Intro
 
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Professor Don Westwood's final Bridge Busting event at Carleton University, Canada. This is his introduction which sets out the rules.
Views: 1231 Neil Fraser
Galaxy Quest @ WonderCon: 5 of 5
 
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It's been 23 years since the best sci-fi TV series of the 80s, Galaxy Quest, first debuted on television, and now our panel of Questsperts discuss their favourite episodes, whatever happened to the cast, and the future for the franchise. Although the series has been dormant for two decades (despite some bad JN/AD slash fiction and old VHS and laserdiscs), there's always hope for the future. Never give up, never surrender! Featuring Robert Meyer Burnett (Free Enterprise), Daren Dochterman (VFX, ST: TMP Director's Cut), and Steve Melching (The Clone Wars, Big Guy & Rusty the Boy Robot).
Views: 177 Neil Fraser
DocEng 2011 Teaser
 
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Join us at the Googleplex in Mountain View, California for the eleventh annual Document Engineering conference. 19 - 22 September 2011 http://documentengineering.org/
Views: 598 Neil Fraser
Galaxy Quest @ WonderCon: 4 of 5
 
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It's been 23 years since the best sci-fi TV series of the 80s, Galaxy Quest, first debuted on television, and now our panel of Questsperts discuss their favourite episodes, whatever happened to the cast, and the future for the franchise. Although the series has been dormant for two decades (despite some bad JN/AD slash fiction and old VHS and laserdiscs), there's always hope for the future. Never give up, never surrender! Featuring Robert Meyer Burnett (Free Enterprise), Daren Dochterman (VFX, ST: TMP Director's Cut), and Steve Melching (The Clone Wars, Big Guy & Rusty the Boy Robot).
Views: 145 Neil Fraser
ArcAttack Dr Who
 
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Two 500,000 volt solid state Tesla coils performing the Dr Who theme. The coils aren't in sync with the music, the coils are producing the music. A suit of chain mail protects the conductor.
Views: 624 Neil Fraser
Galaxy Quest @ WonderCon: 1 of 5
 
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It's been 23 years since the best sci-fi TV series of the 80s, Galaxy Quest, first debuted on television, and now our panel of Questsperts discuss their favourite episodes, whatever happened to the cast, and the future for the franchise. Although the series has been dormant for two decades (despite some bad JN/AD slash fiction and old VHS and laserdiscs), there's always hope for the future. Never give up, never surrender! Featuring Robert Meyer Burnett (Free Enterprise), Daren Dochterman (VFX, ST: TMP Director's Cut), and Steve Melching (The Clone Wars, Big Guy & Rusty the Boy Robot).
Views: 1186 Neil Fraser
Galaxy Quest @ WonderCon: 2 of 5
 
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It's been 23 years since the best sci-fi TV series of the 80s, Galaxy Quest, first debuted on television, and now our panel of Questsperts discuss their favourite episodes, whatever happened to the cast, and the future for the franchise. Although the series has been dormant for two decades (despite some bad JN/AD slash fiction and old VHS and laserdiscs), there's always hope for the future. Never give up, never surrender! Featuring Robert Meyer Burnett (Free Enterprise), Daren Dochterman (VFX, ST: TMP Director's Cut), and Steve Melching (The Clone Wars, Big Guy & Rusty the Boy Robot).
Views: 242 Neil Fraser
Galaxy Quest @ WonderCon: 3 of 5
 
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It's been 23 years since the best sci-fi TV series of the 80s, Galaxy Quest, first debuted on television, and now our panel of Questsperts discuss their favourite episodes, whatever happened to the cast, and the future for the franchise. Although the series has been dormant for two decades (despite some bad JN/AD slash fiction and old VHS and laserdiscs), there's always hope for the future. Never give up, never surrender! Featuring Robert Meyer Burnett (Free Enterprise), Daren Dochterman (VFX, ST: TMP Director's Cut), and Steve Melching (The Clone Wars, Big Guy & Rusty the Boy Robot).
Views: 160 Neil Fraser