1062 posts • joined 29 Jul 2007
I got a grip
It's attached to my SLR. Obviously, I'm reading the wrong article.
Since 100km is pretty generally regarded as the edge of space I doubt the accuracy of the statement about the fuel burning up in "the dense atmosphere of the Earth at an altitude of approximately 100km".
Oh God, you made me remember
the flying shark.
A-ZOO-S is indeed the 'correct' pronunciation but the company itself tends to use A-SUS in promotional material produced for/by English speakers. (Or maybe their PR company just didn't get the memo.)
I'm not a Bill Hicks wannabee
I'm a Douglas Adams wannabee.
And anyway I wouldn't have existed if not for Hitler but that doesn't stop me being 21236468th on the list of people who get to have a crack at killing him should time travel ever be invented..
If Einstein where around today he'd have a dozen sets of black t-shirt and jeans.
Boffin chair blasting
Great fun for the boffin.
Less fun for the Trazabentigarnos whose stay this used to be.
Mine's the one with the collected works of Arthur C. Clarke in the pocket.
for adding some perspective (the first thing that seems to get lost when people talk about Wikipedia).
Yin and yang
It's to preserve the balance of the universe - God Particle, Devil typeface.
This reply is a figment of your imagination
brought to you by a Pre running WebOS 2 . (Thanks to a 'community'.)
The "museum or educational centre"
should contain a permanent display of a lead balloon.
Joke of the year.
slick is the problem. Try good insted
supply and demand. If the supply's there and demand is low prices go down thus pushing up demand. That's not happening here.
The Eternity Quest
for a decent Doctor Who game.
ISTR in America's Army or whatever it was called if you broke the rules you ended up in a virtual Leavenworth.
permanently on acid. It would explain pretty much everything.
Far North Queensland.
I've clicked on the blue button
Can't have this sort of filth here. (Lucky for you, I'm blue-green colourblind.)
What does BAE know about
about oak and hemp?
Don't be so hard on him
I think he just had a bad experience with Deepak Chopra.
Your digestive system is safe
Any who claims to be able to make five year quantitative predictions is a charlatan.
Well, I for one welcome
a good "ON (THE) MOON(s)" headline.
are a joke. Capacitive touchscreens are inherently inaccurate and no stylus can change that.
are less ambitious - they've only taken over one planet. Time to join the Marquis.
Yes, pretty well known
I think it was mentioned on QI and/or Mythbusters.
And people think
Facebook is creepy.
If you're going that route
wouldn't an integrated power/data networkbe a better idea? I suspect, though, that line loss would eat up any savings on the power side.
You mean two sheets of metal with some plastic between? Even electrolytics aren't exactly complex.
50% of the object you can see right now
Chris Foss as mentioned above. Great artist though his genius paradoxically wasn't really in the spaceship design
One of the best
(if not the best ) designs by Brian Johnson who was also responsible for the Nostromo and the Millennium Falcon. (I think those may have been mentioned.)
"into an Arduino again"
You say that kike it's a bad thing.
OM-4 Ti - Pah
The OM-1, now that was a real camera.
Where's the luddite icon?
Douglas Adams was always right
even when he was wrong!
is to learn something about the subject before you start.
It works in other areas too.
Who the hell's writing the universe these days?
The guy was wearing a white coat so it's all legit.
"Dude, you're a barista"
Deserves to enter the language.
I was expecting a Harley
But, hey, penis works too.
Coupons and cupcakes
The two things wrong with the modern world.*
*Comment may not be entirely true. There's Facebook, Twitter and automatic checkouts among other things.
For as long as I can remember the joke has been that fusion has been 30 years away for the last fifty years but just lately it seems the 30 has changed to 20. Does someone know something I don't?
that Michael Bay couldn't solve.
I don't think
Ada deserves that.
Oh, wait. . .
There is no study of "how men are using technology today" - even the not very bright marketing types can see the pointlessness of that.
If it's frictionless
you're using too much lube.
Since the lenses
aren't actually floating that shouldn't be a problem provide the display is kept minimal. On the other hand the lack of microsaccades might be (depending on what they actually do).
They won't be going anywhere near "the Russian Job"
Phobos-Grunt's just a distraction to keep the Martians occupied while Curiosity slips out the back way.
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