Google – the fount of all knowledge

Wed, 13 Apr 2011

Today's picture on the Google homepage is a picture based on the locomotive created by Richard Trevithick who was born 13 April 1771. It's a fantastic picture but has a minor fault. The gears wouldn't turn! If they'd checked the gear section of my website they would have realised that any ring of gears with an odd number of gears just won't turn! 

#1 Daughter says that I'm a 'geek' for pointing this out. A compliment I'm sure that she didn't intend 🙂

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Comments (5)

  • frankenpaper April 14, 2011 at 5:56 am

    It’s practical trivia like

    It's practical trivia like this, that helps to keep this such a cool and relevant site.

    • robives April 14, 2011 at 7:25 am

      Exactly. I’ll point out your

      Exactly. I'll point out your comment to #1 Daughter.

  • Brian Ives April 14, 2011 at 9:57 am

    I like it! … but have you

    I like it! … but have you told Mr Google or his artist!

    • umehta April 14, 2011 at 2:40 pm

      Brian,
      Is it necessary to

      Brian,

      Is it necessary to tell Google Artist when we all had so much fun seeing it!

  • wendygaim May 24, 2011 at 8:28 pm

    tonsillitis rival
    tonsillitis rival

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