* Posts by gimme shelter

2 posts • joined 13 Jul 2019

End of an era for ULA as the last Delta IV Medium rocket leaves launch pad

gimme shelter

Re: If I recall...

Appears to be untrue, according to this document.

The Logistics of the British Recovery of the Falkland Islands 1982

"The United States’ level of co-operation went far beyond allowing the British use of the runway at Wideawake, including by granting them almost complete access to the airfield’s 1,200,000 US gallons of aviation fuel stocks, and later by agreeing to the British storing their own fuel stocks in the facilities at Wideawake."

Still, nice story.

Literally rings our bell: Scottish eggheads snap quantum entanglement for the first time

gimme shelter

Re: Scotch eggheads???

"Scotch? Really? Make mine a double."

...or a pie. Or broth. Or mist.

It's a joke. I'm Scottish and it doesn't bother me in the least.

Aplogies for feeding the troll.


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