* Posts by foxpak

8 publicly visible posts • joined 7 Mar 2010

A high-energy neutrino, a powerful cosmic ray, and a gamma ray walk into a bar... Where you from, asks the bartender


A tillion neutrinos walk into a bar.

- One says OUCH!

Telstra's NBN boondoggle nearly set in stone: reports


I am still so angry about this subject I can't even say.

I want to comment on the NBN articles but I just

-would be irrational and vitriolic

-would make a lot of grammatical errors

-would set of the language filters


Alien Ninja Fembot Pirates vs the Jedi SAS Chuck Norris startroopers: RUMBLE


Known Space aliens?

What about a clan of Pak Protectors or even just one individual protector with an agenda?

Ten classic electronic calculators from the 1970s and 1980s


No silicon heaven?

But where do all the calculators go?

Apple's top bean counter: New spaceship HQ won't emit 'one atom of carbon'


They could probably just make a real spaceship for 5 billion,

just saying.

David Attenborough warns that humans have stopped evolving


We are evolving at a faster rate than ever

Because there"s more humans than ever before. Genetic diversity of the human race is greater than ever. Whether we are evolving in desirable direction is another issue but Sir David is right in the sense that we have diverged from natural selection as the main evolutionary tool.

The marching morons teeming in their billions are in overshoot for sure and natural selection will play a bigger part in the future as we return to a simpler way of life-that is unless we can solve the limits to growth. I think the Moties civilization cycles is an optimistic view tho since we're really not that smart, about as smart as yeast it seems, and we wont be going to space as a race.

Working men voting for tony abbot as pm is like the chooks voting for Christmas~! but only 52% voted for the Libs, we're not all like that! Jule Bishop as foreign minister i mean to say!

so embarassing.. just had to say that.

Oz retailers crying wolf over incomplete data


RE Bamboozled

Tyranny of distance.

Intel: Just 3,000 employees run Windows 7


4 years ago though

yeh but remember the sort of rubbish you're talking about here.

I mean non-dual core for a start,everything, just everything.

what are you going to use it for?