OBC#2 ~ Open Bidouille Camp / Fac Lab ~

Samedi 16 février, au FacLab de Gennevilliers ( Université de Cergy-Pontoise ) pour le premier anniversaire de ce repère de makers, avait lieu la deuxième édition de l'Open Bidouille Camp, grande fête de la débrouille inspirée des Maker Faire états-uniens. Au menu de la formule, des ateliers gratuits en veux-tu en voilà consacrés au DIY (Do It Yourself), recettes incluses.

La Chocolaterie Poulain de Blois

À Blois, jusque dans les années 90, les habitants pouvaient sentir dans les airs l'odeur du chocolat annonçant la pluie. Auguste Poulain avait édifié en pleine ville son usine historique qui  constituait  un point d'inertie au cœur de la ville, entre le château de François  Ier et le quartier  de la gare. Érigée dès la fin… Continue reading La Chocolaterie Poulain de Blois

EZ Cracker

Crack eggs, separate egg whites & strip shells from hard boiled eggs in seconds...No mess, no fuss ! Ha Ha Ha ! ENJOY ! https://www.ezcracker.com

David Liittschwager_marine microfauna

The photo's displayed here are from a World Press Photo award winning series by David Liittschwager. Former assistant of Richard Avedon, he's now a freelance photographer who has done amazing work for National Geographic. For a few decades now he primarily focuses on portraiture of natural history objects. These are all marine microfauna. Most of these… Continue reading David Liittschwager_marine microfauna

Chocolate milk_friend or foe ?

Move over, Cupcake, there’s a new lightning rod in the school food debate, and her name is Chocolate Milk. The Milk Processor Education Program has teamed up with the National Dairy Council, and according to the Associated Press, they’re spending big bucks to defend chocolate milk’s reputation. Turns out some people question its continued presence… Continue reading Chocolate milk_friend or foe ?

Rich & Wholesome stuff

Nogürt is a vegan yogurt, free of dairy, gluten, soy, eggs, nuts, common allergens and GMOs, certified organic, gluten free, and kosher. Pleasant texture & great consistency ! Nice packaging for sure but...the flavor ? Try it yourself... http://www.nogurt.com

Working time needed to buy a Big mac

How many minutes to earn the price of a Big Mac ? The size of your pay packet may be important, but so is its purchasing power. Helpfully, a UBS report published this week offers a handy guide to how long it takes a worker on the average net wage to earn the price of… Continue reading Working time needed to buy a Big mac