SpaceX's self-landing rocket is a flying robot that's great at math — Quartz

Sun, 07 May 2017 23:54:22 PDT · https://qz.com/915702/the-spacex-falcon-9-rocket-you-see-landing-on-earth-is-really-a-sophisticated-flying-robot/

tagged: algorithms rockets spacex space

Lars Blackmore paper on self-landing rockets

Sun, 07 May 2017 23:41:57 PDT · https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/57e7/77afe2a6efbf9e7728ed565c0271581b4800.pdf

tagged: spacex space rockets

The Mysterious Case of the Radioactive Toothpaste - Atlas Obscura

Sat, 06 May 2017 13:10:58 PDT · http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/thorium-toothpaste-alsos-world-war-wwii-manhattan-project

tagged: interesting

Weather In The Vertical: Part 1 - YouTube

Fri, 05 May 2017 09:51:25 PDT · https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2pMYkSwZp0g&feature=youtu.be ·

tagged: weather interesting

[tmux] The Bridge : unixporn

Wed, 03 May 2017 23:40:53 PDT · https://www.reddit.com/r/unixporn/comments/689wfd/tmux_the_bridge/

tagged: i3 unix

Plate trick - Wikipedia

Wed, 03 May 2017 08:56:51 PDT · https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plate_trick

tagged: interesting

Scrap Wood End Grain End Table | How to Build: 11 Steps (with Pictures)

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 22:23:45 PDT · http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-End-Grain-End-Table-How-to-Build/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email

tagged: wood-working projects

Why use Postgres (Updated for last 5 years) - Craig Kerstiens

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 10:30:44 PDT · http://www.craigkerstiens.com/2017/04/30/why-postgres-five-years-later/

tagged: computer-science databases

Sharding & IDs at Instagram – Instagram Engineering

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 22:14:38 PDT · https://engineering.instagram.com/sharding-ids-at-instagram-1cf5a71e5a5c

tagged: computer-science databases

45th Weather Squadron - Wikipedia

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:18:43 PDT · https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/45th_Weather_Squadron

tagged: interesting

[Serious] What are some of the creepiest declassified documents made available to the public? : AskReddit

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:32:19 PDT · https://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/66nkym/serious_what_are_some_of_the_creepiest/?st=J1RZUYC2&sh=af62cf37

tagged: interesting

Cody's Experimental Hydroponic/Aquaponic system - YouTube

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:42:48 PDT · https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3aawTK1C1zE&list=PLKhDkilF5o6-k1bCgGCXUnkAHmPrz6_50 ·

tagged: gardening hydroponics

Get a PS1 Emulator Up and Running on a Raspberry Pi 2

Wed, 12 Apr 2017 16:25:33 PDT · http://lifehacker.com/get-a-ps1-emulator-up-and-running-on-a-raspberry-pi-2-1689869367

tagged: todo projects raspberrypi

Lexical Scanning in Go - Rob Pike - YouTube

Wed, 12 Apr 2017 11:03:07 PDT · https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HxaD_trXwRE ·

tagged: computer-science golang

This Raspberry Pi game emulator disguised as an Altoids tin is curiously nerdy - The Vergeclockmenumore-arrow

Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:45:22 PDT · http://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2017/4/10/15248838/altoids-tin-raspberry-pi-emulator-sudomod-hack-mints

tagged: raspberry-pi projects

Wavelength-division multiplexing - Wikipedia

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 16:16:54 PDT · https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wavelength-division_multiplexing

tagged: computer-science networking interesting

Atlas

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 14:04:15 PDT · https://www.theatlas.com

tagged: visualizations data

What to Do With a Core Shot Rope While Climbing | Backcountry.com

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 16:14:02 PDT · https://www.backcountry.com/explore/sol-how-to-beat-the-core-shot

tagged: climbing

History API - Dive Into HTML5

Sun, 02 Apr 2017 20:34:17 PDT · http://diveintohtml5.info/history.html

tagged: frontend html5

How we implement Disaster Recovery and High Availability with Postgres on Citus Cloud | Citus Data

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:38:29 PDT · https://www.citusdata.com/blog/2017/03/23/a-look-into-disaster-recovery-and-high-availability-and-how-they-work-with-postgres-on-citus-cloud/

tagged: postgres computer-science

Alexander Huber interview

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:11:23 PDT · http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/alexander-huber-interview.html

tagged: interviews climbing

Inside the Hunt for Russia's Most Notorious Hacker | WIRED

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:43:06 PDT · https://www.wired.com/2017/03/russian-hacker-spy-botnet/

tagged: hacking articles

Data are Beautiful – Dirty Data – Medium

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:38:28 PDT · https://medium.com/dirty-data/data-are-beautiful-356332cdb81#.9q2zmaza8

tagged: interesting data

2038: only 21 years away [LWN.net]

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:33:57 PDT · https://lwn.net/SubscriberLink/717076/4c3593aa4cad8e66/

tagged: computer-science problems