Monday, September 18, 2006

History of the day for September 18

In 1962, fluorescent lighting enters widespread use in order to sap the will to live in office workers.

1 comment:

Spinning Girl said...

They DO suck out my essence!

The latest technology uses the natural flicker of fluoresecent bulbs as a way of carrying messages; you just have to wear a receiver that picks up that particular optical frequency, and voila, you are connected!

It's creepy.

Read all about it
here.

I listened to these guys talk at MIT a few years ago. What a great idea, actually.