Am I the only one who read this story and thought... "Total Perspective Vortex"?
16 posts • joined 9 Sep 2008
Beautiful. Just beautiful.
And so much to appreciate from the commentards.
Dark Side - that's Floyd, as mentioned. It's "Far Side". Larson.
Shouldn't this day be in 2016 for those who can round?
"who prefer their science to feature in new and improved shampoos" - Awesome!
And exactly what...
...permissions does this App request?
Tips & Corrections
@AC - did you notice there's a "Tips & Corrections" button at the bottom of each article?
"Glasgowins" -> "Weegies"
This single-frame NAVCAM image measures 1024 x 1024 pixels. It was captured from a distance of 9.9 km from the centre of the comet (about 7.7 km from the surface) at 02:22 GMT on 15 October 2014. At this distance, the image resolution is 84.6 cm/pixel and the size of the image is 866 x 866 m.
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Whatever became of ...
Liquid Fluoride Thoruim Salt tech? (The "safe" nuclear option...)
Surely those "furrin" characters are *only* ever created by copy/paste from a preceding article containing them? Oh, wait...
Just curious ...
... everyone here thinks this is motivated by pure science and the inspiration of a nation? Nobody thinks this is motivated by military aspirations, unlike the US / Russian / Chinese / Nork space programs?
Re: Samsung Jelly Bean Car Dock Fail
A bit curious why El Reg hadn't warned me off installing the upgrade in the first place. Did I miss the article?
How to remove JB?
Thanks bastian - do you have a link for instructions to roll back without rooting? (I am not planning to root because of warranty)
Samsung Jelly Bean Car Dock Fail
"Upgraded" my Galaxy S3 (Orange/EE) to Jelly Bean - only to discover they removed all car dock-related functionality such as keeping the screen on, playing audio through the usb, even charging(?).
Does El Reg have leverage to get any answers on when a fix will arrive? Or at least name and shame the guilty?
"With wannabe pacific Pacific Fibre out of cash out of the game, a new group has re-emerged..."
After news of Germany's Austro-Dutch empire, new shock report of Scotland's secession from the UK ...
"...skilled workers in the UK and Scotland”
Mine's the one with the independent tartan lining.