You Can Search The Deskarati Database
Hidden life of the cell
Top Posts & Pages
Subscribe to Deskarati
Sun & Planets roughly to scale. Distances not to scale.
Category Archives: Entertainment
Denis Diderot (October 5, 1713 – July 31, 1784) was a French philosopher, art critic, and writer. He was a prominent person during the Enlightenment and is best known for serving as co-founder and chief editor of and contributor to – the inspiration for Deskarati – the … Continue reading
A new Jaguar car has performed a record-breaking 360 degree loop, ahead of its debut at a motor show in Frankfurt, Germany. The Jaguar F-PACE was driven by expert British stunt driver Terry Grant.
“Sky Ladder,” a pyrotechnic artwork by Cai Guoqiang, a Chinese contemporary artist currently living and working in New York City. Cai is best known for using gunpowder in his spectacular works.
This will take you back. An online Spirograph. I have tested it on my PC and it works fine, you can zoom in and out using your mouse’s track wheel. If it doesn’t work in Deskarati click here Insporograph
TV physicist Brian Cox and the visual effects team behind the film Gravity will tell the story of the universe using cutting-edge augmented reality technology in a live show next year. Prof Cox, effects wizards Framestore and film director Kevin … Continue reading
With the sad news today of the death of Raphael Ravenscroft we thought you might like to hear from the man himself talking about his work and one of the all time great saxophone solos from Jerry Rafferty’s Baker Street. – … Continue reading
The 39th Toronto International Film Festival is due to begin later today with Robert Downey Jr film The Judge opening proceedings. More than 20 British films are being screened as part of the festivities featuring the likes of Benedict Cumberbatch, … Continue reading
Thousands of people have lined Liverpool’s streets to welcome three giant marionettes, which will tell the story of the city during World War One. A grandma giant set off in search for a her giant granddaughter and giant pet dog Xolo … Continue reading
Take a trip down special effects-laden memory lane with this collection of clips from every single winner of the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects, since Star Wars nabbed the first one back in 1977 — and check out who the contenders … Continue reading