The Associated Foreign Press (AFP) have recently reported a story about Iran’s attempts to send a monkey into space aboard one of it’s newly developed Kavoshgar-5 space rockets. The project was unveiled in February by President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and the rocket was launched sometime in the last month.
Over recent weeks, we’ve seen some novel advances in 3D printing. Now it seems that doctors may soon be using a 3D printer to save lives.
We all know why it is so important to carry organ donor cards. There is a chronic shortage of organs available to transplant into people who will die without receiving a new organ. Doctors have tried to find a way to ease the shortage by producing artificial organs in the laboratory.
Jezebel.com has reported that the Dutch installation artist, Florentijn Hofman, has created a giant sculpture of a monkey in Sao Paolo, Brazil.
The giant installation is called Macaco Gordo in Portuguese, which translates as The Fat Monkey. But the Fat Monkey is not just like CartridgeMonkey after too many bananas. He is 45 feet long and is constructed entirely out of 10,000 pairs of brightly coloured flip flops.
At CartridgeMonkey, we love a good story about our little hairy tree swinging friends. We even love stories about virtual monkeys that swing around a computer programme.
We would never have believed that criminals could think of so many ingenious but dishonest ways to make money from their printers and ink cartridges.