we have a dvr in our house but its mostly used by my roomie. i dont record very many shows. its pretty much the office and 60 minutes for me. but recently i started recording this totally amazing show on PBS called NOVA ScienceNOW. its hosted by this astrophysicist named Neil Degrasse Tyson. did i mention how fucking amazing this show is. oh how i love smart things and learning so much, even if i cant remember most of it, still you never know when you are going to get that one trivial pursuit question for the win. ive won trivial pursuit once recently against some stiff competition and im telling you, its a really great feeling. see picture below? thats me in the middle.
philip k. dick robot, author of "do androids dream of electric sheep" which was the book the movie bladerunner was based on, they have this synthetic skin recipe and they use about 26 tiny motors to achieve this really impressive suite of facial expressions and the end result is just totally mind blowing. click the link below to watch the full episode FOR FREE!
also, ive posted this before, but lets have another look.