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by williatw
Tue Aug 06, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: News
Topic: SpaceX News
Replies: 2286
Views: 586227

Re: SpaceX News

SpaceX Starship Update: NASA to work with Elon Musk on next moon mission Published on Aug 4, 2019 SpaceX Starship Update- NASA to work with Elon Musk on next moon mission Traveling to the Moon is hard, and sending crewed spacecraft to other planets will be even harder. One of the major challenges i...
by williatw
Sun Jul 28, 2019 4:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump
Replies: 993
Views: 250310

Re: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump

Rep. Gohmert grills Mueller: Did you know Strzok hated Trump? Published on Jul 24, 2019 Texas Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert questions former Special Counsel Robert Mueller on his relationship with James Comey and the people he chose to hire to his team. #FoxNews https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FsPs...
by williatw
Sat Jul 27, 2019 2:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump
Replies: 993
Views: 250310

Re: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump

In the wake of Robert Mueller's comical near meltdown during his testimony... WaPo: House Dems grudgingly admit Mueller stunt backfired — big time https://hotair.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/rm.jpg Mueller’s six hours of testimony did not help their case, many Democrats said privately. Some wo...
by williatw
Sat Jul 27, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump
Replies: 993
Views: 250310

Re: Sell The Whitehouse to Trump

In the wake of Robert Mueller's comical near meltdown during his testimony this is added good news: Supreme Court allows Trump to use disputed military funds for border wall Key Points The Supreme Court on Friday allowed President Donald Trump to transfer billions of dollars of military funding in o...
by williatw
Tue Jul 23, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The Collapse Of Complex Societies
Replies: 8
Views: 8479

Re: The Collapse Of Complex Societies

Related links follow on: http://www.nature.com/news/human-cycles-history-as-science-1.11078. From your posted link: Human cycles: History as science Advocates of 'cliodynamics' say that they can use scientific methods to illuminate the past. But historians are not so sure. Laura Spinney http://www....
by williatw
Thu Jul 18, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: Factor X have we finally found the fountain of Youth?
Replies: 372
Views: 161320

Re: Factor X have we finally found the fountain of Youth?

I don't know about the compound mentioned in the article. I just read elsewhere it's an mTOR thing, like Rapamycin. I think this is one of the weaker pathways to life extension. Senolytics is better. I have tried two senolytic rounds to varying effect. I can tell you the advances are (finally) star...
by williatw
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Factor X have we finally found the fountain of Youth?
Replies: 372
Views: 161320

Re: Factor X have we finally found the fountain of Youth?

Can a Single Pill Keep You Healthy to 100? New drug being developed and tested that could change the future of aging forever by Sari Harrar, AARP, July 1, 2019 https://cdn.aarp.net/content/dam/aarp/health/drugs_supplements/2019/06/1140-100-year-pill-aging.imgcache.revc900fa18454d3609aa81645cc1fdf25...
by williatw
Wed Jul 17, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: Crime and Punishment: Oklahoma (& Texas) style!
Replies: 981
Views: 211067

Re: Crime and Punishment: Oklahoma (& Texas) style!

At the Washington Post: What the media miss when talking about guns The media’s omission of facts is sometimes so flagrant that it seems intentional. After the Virginia Beach attack, the Wall Street Journal noted, “In Virginia, it is legal to carry guns into public buildings, with a few exceptions....
by williatw
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Moller's Skycar Is Coming
Replies: 24
Views: 15405

Re: Moller's Skycar Is Coming

JB11 JETPACK - The World's Only Fully Functional Jetpack Published on Aug 31, 2018 Introducing the JB11 Jetpack, by Jetpack Aviation. Which was unveiled at the 2018 CES Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The JB11 Jetpack has 6 small Turbo Jet engines, 3 on each side and can fly over 200 mph, h...
by williatw
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Moller's Skycar Is Coming
Replies: 24
Views: 15405

Re: Moller's Skycar Is Coming

https://jetpackaviation.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/JB10-1.jpg JB-10 JetPack ▸ SPECS Empty Weight (lbs): 83 Max Thrust (lbs @ ISA)*: 395 Max speed (mph): > 120 Endurance (mins)**: 8 Fuel: Kerosene/diesel Operating Ceiling (ft): 15,000 Piloted/Fully autonomous: Piloted *Maximum thrust can vary de...
by williatw
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Renaissance Fusion
Replies: 7
Views: 7475

Re: Renaissance Fusion

Stellarators are still at a relatively early stage. They are complex, expensive and big. I wonder what compelled them to choose this particular design. "Stellarators" have been around for decades Skipjack: The stellarator was invented by Lyman Spitzer of Princeton University in 1951, and much of it...
by williatw
Sun Jun 30, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: News
Topic: More Helion Energy news....
Replies: 212
Views: 153528

Re: More Helion Energy news....

Anybody have any updates on this: The Fusion Driven Rocket: Nuclear Propulsion through Direct Conversion of Fusion Energy by John Slough https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/atoms/files/niac_2012_phaseii_slough_fusiondrivenrocketneclearpropulsiontagged.pdf https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/file...
by williatw
Thu Jun 27, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Extraterrestrial colony companies
Replies: 41
Views: 33964

Re: Extraterrestrial colony companies

Even the thought of too much gold can crash the market, a very real possibility because gold prices are over inflated even above the price of platinum since may of 2014 and gold follows platinum but stopped in 2008. with the current spread I would be selling gold and buying platinum. It might initi...
by williatw
Thu Jun 27, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Extraterrestrial colony companies
Replies: 41
Views: 33964

Re: Extraterrestrial colony companies

Of course if you import too much gold, the price of gold crashes. As has been seen when Spain imported gold plundered from the Americas, and the California gold rush. But of course...but gold (& especially platinum) have practical value in electronics etc. besides that of being like money. This is ...
by williatw
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Extraterrestrial colony companies
Replies: 41
Views: 33964

Re: Extraterrestrial colony companies

The golden asteroid that could make everyone on Earth a billionaire https://cdni.rt.com/files/2019.06/xxl/5d132fb1dda4c8de408b45d9.jpg Whether it was the Big Bang, Midas or God himself, we don’t really need to unlock the mystery of the origins of gold when we’ve already identified an asteroid worth...