Curiosities & Varieties
Curiosities & Varieties

Curiosities & Varieties

A blog to share post about Curiosities and Varieties of all kinds, while they are entertaining I will publish them :)

[Multi-lang En-Sp-Cn] The uncensored library - La biblioteca sin censura - 未经审查库

3 Feb 2021 3 minute read 0 comments pedrobrito2004

Source of Image - Fuente de la Imagen - 图片来源   English I was checking a notification email of publications that might interest me from the Quora  site, in its Spanish version, there I found an answer about what was called La Biblio...

Reflection on the personal quarantine in his day 163

26 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments pedrobrito2004

Source I originally posted this on my blog in Spanish, but I liked it and decided to translate it to share it with more people. Each day that passes convinces me more than the reality that awaits us after the pandemic is not going to be simple, I tho...

Minecraft fruits in real life and other rare fruits

6 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments pedrobrito2004

Rare things that occur when putting fruit in molds during growth.   Source The cubic fruit photo is not a Photoshop product or a computer generated image trick, seriously there are square fruits ... or checkered. I was surprised when I accidentally...

Apples and Colors

1 Aug 2020 2 minute read 0 comments pedrobrito2004

There are more colors than I knew about this fruit. I have never heard or seen pictures of dark purple apples, almost black in color ... seriously they look like the colors of a plum rather than those of an apple. Source   It was a matter of curiosit...

IDB and OAS Report on Cybersecurity: Risks, progress and the way forward in Latin America and the Caribbean

29 Jul 2020 1 minute read 2 comments pedrobrito2004

Thanks to an email notification, I found out that the second edition of the Cybersecurity report in the region had already been published on the website of the Inter-American Development Bank, I must mention that the first edition of this report was...

Politics, Power and Obedience

5 Apr 2020 2 minute read 0 comments pedrobrito2004

  Fuente de la Imagen Very recently, I was reviewing a story that I like, it is a science fiction narrative published periodically on the web, but I often find interesting views from the authors on several occasions, in this case I saw something that...

Coming out of the grave

27 Mar 2020 1 minute read 0 comments pedrobrito2004

Source I am emerging from a small personal crisis that left me a few weeks out of service. It is not related to quarantine due to the coronavirus, although this may be one of the associated factors. I was just left apathetic, discouraged, off ... bec...

Old tips on capital management.

25 Feb 2020 2 minute read 7 comments pedrobrito2004

Source Preamble   I was recently cleaning and I found an old book in one of the drawers where I keep things from years ago, it was a book of the last century (1999), you can even say with a touch of humor that is from the last millennium , which h...

Remembering the Bushido, the Samurai Code and its value today

25 Feb 2020 3 minute read 0 comments pedrobrito2004

Some time ago, I had made and shared a summary of a text that I found interesting about a code of conduct that was used by the Samurai of Japan, I had found it interesting and it seemed to me that it was worth buying it, I published it in my blog on...

Boinc: Computing for science and for a better world!

23 Feb 2020 2 minute read 2 comments pedrobrito2004

Recently, I was reviewing a post of @gbenga on Steem, entitled "Artificial Intelligence Discovers First Antibiotics (Halicin Antibiotics)", I found it very interesting and I was quite struck by the use of artificial intelligence for the research and...