Mecha were popularized by Japanese anime and manga. The first humanoid giant robot is Tetsujin 28-Go, introduced in 1956. Tetsujin was controlled externally via remote control by an operator. The first occurrence of mecha being piloted by a user from within a cockpit was introduced in the manga and anime series Mazinger Z by Go Nagai, first published in 1972.
Now you can finally have your icon's instantly adapt for your launcher without having to manually change and do all the tireless work each time you want to apply a fresh new style from my arsenal of amazing icon packs.
In honor of the several people to have successfully used the "Matrix defense” in court – Stating they are part of a computer simulation. and the conspiracy against them caused them to commit their crimes.
If one places a tiny amount of liquor on a scorpion, it will instantly go mad and sting itself to death. (Who was the sadist who discovered this??)
The physician John Ferriar wrote An essay towards a theory of apparitions in 1813 in which he argued that sightings of ghosts were the result of optical illusions. In 1845 the French physician Alexandre Jacques François Brière de Boismont claimed sightings of ghosts were the result of hallucinations.
(This article is by Jaime Rivera, and sums up my thoughts)
I remember a day when CES was the final frontier. It was the event everybody looked forward to, and I’m not just talking about the people that attend the show. Companies would seriously fight for a good spot to not only exhibit their products, but also used the show to tell the world about their plans and concepts for the year or years to come. It was even a sort of elite membership where if you didn’t use CES to promote your new gadgets, you simply didn’t exist in the world of tech.
Luminescence is emission of light by a substance not resulting from heat; it is thus a form of cold body radiation. It can be caused by chemical reactions, electrical energy, subatomic motions, or stress on a crystal. This distinguishes luminescence from incandescence, which is light emitted by a substance as a result of heating. The term 'luminescence' was introduced in 1888 by Eilhard Wiedemann.
Clean square type icons where the color reminded me of soil… earth colors… terra. Did you know Terra Australis was a hypothesized continent appearing on European maps from the 15th to the 18th century, it was the names applied to the largest landmass of what is now known as the continent of Oceania, after its European discovery; it is the root of the modern name of Australia.