aku-aku: v.. To move a tall, flat bottomed object (such as a bookshelf) by swiveling it alternatively on its corners in a "walking" fashion. [After the book by Thor Heyerdahl theorising the statues of Easter Island were moved in this fashion.] source: LangMaker.com. Aku Aku also has another meaning to the islanders: a spiritual guide.
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Posted by dav at 2003 November 1 12:38 PM
File under: Geek

I found a link to this site on the dorkbot mailing list and just wanted to blog it so I could find it easily later.

Various Schematics and Diagrams

I'm in NC at the moment on a business trip. I'll be back in SF in a week or so. I just finished a thought-provoking book called The Lucifer Principle that I bought back at the Accelerating Change conference. I'll try to post a review in a day or two when I get the chance.


Here McGyver:

Build your own red LED headlamp

Red light -> minimal effect on night vision

Posted by: Sean on November 5, 2003 05:24 PM

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