With a couple projects around zombies, I’m looking at visual guidance on how they might look over time. My OpenCV project will create a facial overlay that dynamically shows zombie decomposition (i.e. a mask).
Researchers at IUCS have looked to fill this gap, cross referencing the information in the report with quantitative data collected by the undead bio-research policy institute to forecast the probability U.S. regions would fare in an outbreak of the walking
I’m watching MythBusters “Zombie special episode – typical goofiness of the series while exploring various survival techniques” Check-in to MythBusters on GetGlue.com
Testing the distance required to read RFID badges from a mobile device. Summary: they have to be really close with passive RFIDs. Something further out (a person walking by in a conference) would require an active RFID radio.
“Horrible zombie movie with LeVar Burton” I’m watching Rise of the Zombies Check-in to Rise of the Zombies on GetGlue.com
Zombies attacking ITP – Google Street View mash-up
“Checking out foreign interpretations of zombies – Japanese here” I’m watching High School of the Dead Check-in to High School of the Dead on GetGlue.com
(via The Walking Dead: A Decade of Dead)
“A documentary exploring the potential for a real zombie outbreak, interviewing experts (Max Brooks, survivalists, epidemiologists, hypnotists) and looking at the roots of zombie lore in Haitian voodoo.” I’m watching The Truth Behind Zombies
Researching zombies at New York Comic Con
“The latest Romero zombie movie. This one seems to explore the latent humanity (or some echo of it) still lying within the undead.” I’m watching Survival of the Dead
“Examining the fast zombies” I’m watching 28 Days Later