A DIY review – build this antenna and save yourself some money!

Ho Ho Ho! Merry Christmas! I’m sure most of you will be receiving electronics from Santa tonight, spending a decent amount of money on audio, visual, or computing equipment. Regarding the visual aspect, more specifically TV reception, here’s something worth building. For the last bunch of months I wasn’t too pleased with my cable provider’s services. Another price increase in August,

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Indiana Jones and the Adventure of Archaeology

“Professor of Archaeology, expert on the occult, and how does one say it… obtainer of rare antiquities.” Telus World of Science in Edmonton is currently hosting the exhibit Indiana Jones and the Adventure of Archaeology. Originating in Montreal with the co-operation of Lucasfilm Ltd., the National Geographic Society, and Montreal’s X3 Productions; the exhibit features props from all four movies plus real artifacts.

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St. Patrick’s Island Bridge Grand Opening – Oct 20, 2014.

After a one-year delay due to the floods in June 2013, the St. Patrick’s Island pedestrian bridge finally opened today. I was in the first group to make the first ceremonial crossing behind Mayor Nenshi. Currently the bridge links Bridgeland and East Village, but will provide an access point for St. Patrick’s Island once the new park is completed. The

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Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo announces first guest; listen-up Agents of SHIELD fans!

First pop culture post! Time to start planning those cosplay costumes! The Calgary Comic Expo has announced their first guest. From Agents of SHIELD, Agent May herself, Ming-Na Wen! Ming-Na will be appearing Saturday only. For more info: http://www.calgaryexpo.com/ I’m a big fan of the Marvel movies and a big fan of Agents of SHIELD, haven’t missed an episode yet.

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Maintenance Time!

As you can see, the theme of the site has changed. The functionality of the site should be fine. I’ll just be tweaking the look of the site over the next few days. and adding a few things like Google Analytics. I took a short hiatus to do some work on my sister’s small business website, which is a continuing

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Beakerhead 2014 Day 5 – Catharsis Catapult Competition

Upon leaving the Canadian Museum of Making, I realized there was still time to take in the grand finale of Beakerhead 2014, the Catharsis Catapult competition. The competition was held in the west field at WinSport. Here are some photographic highlights from the competition and a very short video.   This concludes the coverage of Beakerhead 2014. See you at

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