The freezing point of water in a vacuum is about -50 C.
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Boffins examine interstellar comet Borisov to find out what its home was like. Pretty unpleasant, it seems
This won't end well. Microsoft's AI boffins unleash a bot that can generate fake comments for news articles
While I was looking that up, I found a bit I hadn't read before:
"... neither the author(s) nor Apress shall have any liability to any person or entity with respect to any loss or damage caused or alleged to be caused directly or indirectly by the information contained in this work."
The copyright notice on the Wind-Watch website does say "This site contains copyrighted material, the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. ", followed by the EFF fair use policy.
Tom Stacy's proposal would fit a careful reading of this policy.
given a death penalty it's probably pretty obvious
The lawyers have argued that a case of meningitis at the age of four may have caused Gardner considerable brain damage, debilitating his capacity for empathy and impulse control. He was also sexually abused, used drugs between the ages of six and 11 and had a troubled childhood, with two parents who were both alcoholics and physically abusive.