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Colossal Squid, Bigger than the Giant Squid. Largest Eyes in the Animal Kingdom

Colossal Squids (Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni) are larger than the more well-known Giant Squid. The species was first discovered in 1925, realised from tentacles found in the stomach of a Sperm Whale. There have only been eight specimens of Colossal Squid recovered since their discovery.

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Adobe Software Costs 60% More in the UK. Director 11 is $640 Cheaper in the US.

Adobe’s multimedia authoring environment, Adobe® Director® 11 software has been over four years in development. However, despite the extra years that they have had over Adobe’s Flash development team to update and improve it’s features, it is unfortunately looking like just a patch

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Restoring and Recovering an iPod Touch after a failed Jailbreak

These are the steps I took to fix my iPod Touch 8GB each time I tried to use different jailbreak methods that screwed it up so that it wouldn’t switch on or be recognised in iTunes. Other Jailbreak fixing methods I tried didn’t work, but these steps did, and they’re easy to do. When trying […]

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Art Exhibition of Drawings and Prints by Peter McClory in Wakefield, UK

I recently had an exhibition titled ‘The Art of Animation’ at the Art of Propaganda Gallery in the Wakefield Media Centre. The exhibition was attended by a wide range of people, running from November 20th to January 15th 2007.

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The Chicken on the Roundabout

Story Writing Exercise 1 A fat, squat chicken is stuck on a roundabout, sparsely populated with trees and surrounded by several lanes of traffic moving fast, beeping and swerving past in a blur. She appears to be in a panic, and keeps trying to find an appropriate place to cross, but every place she dashes […]

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