adams

Quote: Technology

I’ve come up with a set of rules that describe our reactions to technologies: Anything that is in the world when you’re born is normal and ordinary and is just a natural part of the way the world works. Anything that’s invented between when you’re fifteen and thirty-five is new and exciting and revolutionary and you can…

cox

Quote: Engineering Design of Fridges

Fridges work by taking heat out of the box, by having a big heater on the back of the box, and have you ever wondered why a fridge has got a big heater on the back of it? It seems a weird thing to do but the temperate at the back of the fridge has…

mitchell

Quote: Back Story

I sidled up to John Wilkinson and asked him nonchalantly if he fancied the birthday trip to The Wrath of Khan. He said yes! This was a tremendous leap forward for my social confidence, not to mention the glamor of the guest list. It’s how Ricky Gervais must have felt when Ben Stiller agreed to appear…