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by choff
Thu Aug 15, 2019 4:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Worlds in Collision
Replies: 0
Views: 297

Worlds in Collision

https://www.cnet.com/news/jupiter-may-have-been-smashed-by-head-on-collision-with-massive-young-planet/ "NASA's Juno spacecraft has given us unreal views of the gas giant Jupiter. But Juno isn't just a member of the interplanetary paparazzi, it's a fully capable cosmic lab with instruments desi...
by choff
Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: News
Topic: US navy patents exotic propulsion aircraft
Replies: 5
Views: 2623

Re: US navy patents exotic propulsion aircraft

Maybe an F35 will get to sneak right up close to one and take it's picture.
by choff
Thu May 23, 2019 3:14 am
Forum: News
Topic: SpaceX News
Replies: 2275
Views: 459796

Re: SpaceX News

by choff
Sat May 18, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Skynet is coming.
Replies: 798
Views: 164558

Re: Skynet is coming.

Didn't the first Sherman Tank ammo in WW2 use a coiled razor sharp ribbon in the shell that would unravel inside the target?
by choff
Sun May 05, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: News
Topic: EMC2 news
Replies: 420
Views: 180296

Re: EMC2 news

Joel Rogers is the Chief Scientist, looks like it's in my backyard.
by choff
Thu Apr 18, 2019 5:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: 2014 only the hottest year on the cooked books...
Replies: 92
Views: 56760

Re: 2014 only the hottest year on the cooked books...

This technology has potential, only perhaps not of the good kind.

https://wattsupwiththat.com/2019/04/16/ ... te-change/
by choff
Tue Mar 26, 2019 1:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump
Replies: 992
Views: 175222

Re: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump

I wonder if pieces of the Great Wall of China and Hadrian's Wall get stolen for souvenirs.
by choff
Sat Mar 09, 2019 5:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump
Replies: 992
Views: 175222

Re: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump

Could use the wall for electric power transmission, this would provide an added security enhancement. Might get the odd brownout from would be climbers.
by choff
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The Collapse Of Complex Societies
Replies: 8
Views: 2429

Re: The Collapse Of Complex Societies

Just finished reading "In The Shadow of The Sword" about the rise of the Islamic Empire(and decline of the Byzantine Empire). Another good source would be Bill Warner's dynamic battle map.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_To-cV94Bo
by choff
Fri Feb 01, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump
Replies: 992
Views: 175222

Re: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump

I have very serious concerns about a Starbucks CEO becoming POTUS.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P_FOdCiaJgI


:D
by choff
Sat Jan 26, 2019 1:53 am
Forum: News
Topic: SpaceX News
Replies: 2275
Views: 459796

Re: SpaceX News

Looks like the lost Apollo 11 footage was found. Not only found, but in 65mm, restored, and turned into a documentary. Should silence the faked moon landing crowd. http://www.collectspace.com/news/news-012519a-sundance-apollo11-documentary-premiere.html I don't generally take in the theater. I can s...
by choff
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: News
Topic: SpaceX News
Replies: 2275
Views: 459796

Re: SpaceX News

Saw a report SpaceX is laying off 10% of the workforce.
by choff
Sat Jan 12, 2019 4:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Go Navy!
Replies: 324
Views: 81904

Re: Go Navy!

https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/mach-73-bullets-us-navy-tested-hypervelocity-cannon-round-41022 The U.S. Navy has developed hypervelocity shells for conventional deck guns, and the tech will be tested on land based 155mm artillery in the future. Imagine how effective an M777 could be with this.

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