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January 2, 2021 Archives

Saturday, January 2, 2021

CONTINUITY: Fourmilab Gridmark: Automated Benchmarks for Second Life

Available for free with full permissions in the Second Life Marketplace, with complete source code published at GitHub.

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CONTEXT: Welcome Aboard the R.100

For a detailed account of the British airships R.100 and its government boondoggle competitor R.101, see Nevil Shute's magnificent book Slide Rule.

Here is a video about the R.101 by Bill Hammack, author of the book Fatal Flight.

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TRACKING WITH CLOSEUPS: Extracting Potassium Metal from Bananas

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