Maxim make a most funky, tiny little one-chip, any voltage in, five Volts out power supply. It’s tiny (10 mm by 4 mm) and does… Read More »Petulance – rising
Pray tell me, interweb, what it means when, in my dream, I’m driving a van down a bus lane on Oxford Road, Reading, England, the… Read More »Courtesy of a 3 am txt
I’d thought about writing a post about Investigate’s idiotic cover story, but didn’t bother, as it’s so ludicrous that no-one could get taken in by… Read More »
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ux-EjMRWy0 [EDIT – bumped coz: 1) Youtube took 5 days to post it 2) There’s been too much emotional challenge in the last week, some… Read More »“If we can just get to Wigan”
is off in Blouder, Colorado, at the Aerial Dance Festival. She says: “I saw a fox! It was cute! I saw prarie dogs! They were… Read More »
“Thomas Friedman once said that no country with a McDonald’s had gone to war with another. However, the “Golden Arches Theory of Conflict Prevention” is… Read More »Brave new world
This is sad. Also, expensive. SpaceX are trying to build a cheap two-stage satellite launcher, the Falcon 1. First stage powers the rocket half way… Read More »Rocket science for all!
…from which we can only conclude that architects, all of them, smoke far too much dope. (Just for once, I’m not complaining about the house.… Read More »
The Mitochondrion, Mark 3 is pushing the hardware I’m using to the limit. And there isn’t better hardware, or there wasn’t when I started. But… Read More »Oh dear
The exercise that’s currently kicking my arse at gymnastics just involves standing. Standing upright is hard.