Oh lawd he comin
Not all the ships look like ships. The Ramform Titan is a new class of seismic ship that is easily the most powerful and efficient in the world https://buff.ly/2H9jgVN
I’m watching Star Trek: Enterprise and was curious what the warp factors correspond to, so I graphed it.
turns out it’s completely arbitrary. (source: https://memory-alpha.fandom.com/wiki/Warp_factor)
I assumed this was a modern touchscreen stylus at first glance
the more things change the more they stay the same
This inscribed Roman stylus is the most elaborate and expressive of its kind. The Roman equivalent of ‘I went to Rome and all I got you was this cheap pen’, it provides a touching personal insight into the humour of someone who lived nearly 2000 years ago! http://ow.ly/adXP50vbDtS
there's a print of this painting (along with the whole set) in the UCI MDEA lecture hall!
Microsoft demos ElectionGuard technology for securing electronic voting machines.
-new ElectionGuard SDK to be open-sourced on GitHub
-some voting machine vendors have already announced support for it
-uses new in-house-developed homomorphic encryption
TIL about this thing... it’s like someone in the USSR misunderstood the LOR Apollo plans http://www.russianspaceweb.com/19k.html
I’m 100% down with the first space elevator being shaped like a guitar and serving expensive hamburgers
Mood after seeing these pictures: grim resignation at the nonzero chance that Earth's first megastructure will be a Hard Rock
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