Re: Only 3 hours?
Launching towards the east gets you a boost from the earth's rotation. The closer to the equator the better.
45 posts • joined 4 Aug 2009
That would be Dr Samuel Gall, inventor of the gall-bladder.
"His educational career began interestingly enough in agricultural school, where he majored in animal husbandry, until they caught him at it one day."
(Intro to "In Old Mexico", An Evening Wasted With Tom Lehrer)
NRS be gone! Some of us will remember the back-to-front email addresses used in UK academia.
There is a tale of someone sending an email to a computer lab address of firstname.lastname@example.org, and finding it routed via Chile (manually forwarded by a mail system admin).
"But it seems that after four years work the vast majority of PHP applications are still being *deployment* on Linux servers at the expense of Windows."
Was the proof reading step mist?
Of course, the P in LAMP can equally be Perl or Python, and it's as easy to write code vulnerable to SQL injection in all of them.
Over the coming decade, the mechanical copyright on the original Beatles 45s and 78s will expire (50 years since release). There will still be composer royalties to be paid, but there's little that EMI will be able to do to prevent a third party from recording an original Parlophone pressing, cleaning it up, and releasing it on CD.
These recent CD/USB re-releases (because of the remastering) will have a fresh new mechanical copyright date which won't expire until at least 2059.
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