New Zealand gear up for Octopus explosion

The New Zealand area of Dunedin is expecting to be engulfed by Octopuses as they arrive to mate, an article in Otago Daily Times wrote. The Common Octopus lives for around two years and have an arm span of around two metres. Despite having a sharp beak and being so large, they don’t pose a threat to people because they’re so shy, but do have a similar intelligence to that of a clever Dog. The article explains how the New Zealand Marine Studies Centre on Otago Harbour releases Octopuses that they’ve studied in order to let them mate. This decision … Continue reading New Zealand gear up for Octopus explosion

Steampunk News round up 20/03/2015

Magic Leap just revealed an augmented reality steampunk shooter The Verge The game in the video bears the branding of Dr. Grordbort, a line of steampunk-esque guns, comics, and other products. Dr. Grordbort was created by… Why Flying A Solar Plane Around The World Is Not Victorian Folly CleanTechnica His expedition stood in the tradition of the Victorian age of exploration, when scientists and adventurers from Europe were high on self-esteem as well… Magnetic: Cage Closed Is Steampunk Portal With Magnets [VIDEO] Have you ever played around with two magnets, attracting and repelling them to make one float? Wondered … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 20/03/2015