Astronomers, It’s Time To Get Over The Satellites & Embrace Their Ability To Enhance Astronomy.

It seems like I can’t go more than a week without seeing an article about the astronomical community complaining about satellites ruining their view of the heavens. I say complaining rather than raising the issue because that’s all it really is, complaining because they are losing and ability they enjoyed to make way for something… Read More Astronomers, It’s Time To Get Over The Satellites & Embrace Their Ability To Enhance Astronomy.

Have Sting top secret files released, but its no Death Star.

Thanks to a recent FOIA request, details and engineering drawings have been released for a Cold War era super weapon designed by General Electric for the US government. Called “Have Sting”, the device consisted of an orbital weapons platform, a 100kw nuclear reactor, a 90MW turbogenerator, and the mother of all Rail Guns. Shooting a… Read More Have Sting top secret files released, but its no Death Star.

Review: AMD Radeon Software Crimson Driver/Control Panel.

A great step forward… Having had about 8 solid hours to dig into AMD’s Radeon Software Crimson Control Panel and Driver, I can honestly say I’m happy with the changes AMD has made. The control Panel is smooth and responsive. The darker theme, and wide screen oriented buttons are also a welcome change.    … Read More Review: AMD Radeon Software Crimson Driver/Control Panel.