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SpaceX Shows Off 7-Man Dragon V2 Capsule

UK Boz Re:What else is needed (140 comments)

Until NASA has examined every rivet it wont be going anywhere with people.

about 4 months ago

Most IT Workers Don't Have STEM (Science, Tech, Engineering, Math) Degrees

UK Boz Breaking news (655 comments)

Because, you don't really need one to do the job.. Duhhh!

about a year ago

Psychiatrists Cast Doubt On Biomedical Model of Mental Illness

UK Boz Could be (329 comments)

Some people are just evil..

about a year ago

Nuclear Rocket Petition On White House Website

UK Boz Re:Good and Bad (205 comments)

..they want to live in straw bail houses, eat organic food, don't get their kids vaccinated etc...

.. And have iPhones

about a year and a half ago

Advertising May Soon Follow You From One Device To the Next

UK Boz Arhhhhh! (132 comments)

I really hope they dont follow me from my VM Porn browser!!!!

about 2 years ago

Dirigible Airship Prototype Approaches Completion

UK Boz Re:Hydrogen isn't that bad (231 comments)

+1, how do you up-vote on this frickin site?

about 2 years ago

Toward An FSF-Endorsable Embedded Processor

UK Boz Re:No thanks (258 comments)

No to x86, but yes to a standard peripherals BIOS library. I dont want to rewrite all my drivers for the umpteenth time for yet another SOC

about 2 years ago

British Skylon Engine Passes Its Tests

UK Boz only (172 comments)

Calling bullshit on this one without anything to back it up

about 2 years ago

Shuttle Launch Delayed Again, Possibly Until December

UK Boz Retire now! (111 comments)

Scrap it now and put it out of its misery, its already put the space program back 30 years

more than 3 years ago

Are the New Kindles Tablets-In-Training?

UK Boz Wikipedia wishlist (134 comments)

Off-line Wikipedia would be real good. Love the wikireader, but the screen is boring and goes off after a few minutes.

I'm sure with a 8-16GB memory card we could liven up the text based wiki with a few 16 shade greyscale pictures.

more than 4 years ago

Japan Successfully Deploys First Solar Sail In Space

UK Boz Re:Focus (284 comments)

Why does Japan's Success have to mean America's failure?

more than 4 years ago

SpaceX's Falcon 9 Appears As UFO In Australia

UK Boz Re:Politicians (143 comments)

.. and ditto for any politician. Only Kennedy had real Balls, the rest cant see past another ride on the gravy train.

more than 4 years ago

Giant Guatemalan 'Sinkhole' Is Worse Than We Thought

UK Boz Wheres everyone's sense of adventure! (357 comments)

Has anyone been down it yet? any pictures of whats at the bottom? looks like you could easily rope down or even take a helicopter...

more than 4 years ago

"Wet" Asteroids Could Supply Space Gas Stations

UK Boz Cheap! (163 comments)

If water can be cheaply broken down into hydrogen and oxygen.. Why does it cost hundreds of millions of dollars to put a rocket in orbit when America is surrounded by the stuff!

more than 4 years ago

When SSD and USB 3.0 Come Together

UK Boz Cheap! (158 comments)

If water can be cheaply broken down into hydrogen and oxygen.. Why does it cost hundreds of millions of dollars to put a rocket in orbit when America is surrounded by the stuff!

more than 4 years ago

MIT Finds 'Grand Unified Theory of AI'

UK Boz Just a thought (301 comments)

Whos to say AI's dont exist already and post on slashdot, would it be in their interests to make it public?

more than 4 years ago

Directed Energy Weapon Downs Mosquitos

UK Boz Awsome (428 comments)

I can die tomorrow knowing my life is now complete

more than 4 years ago

Australian Senate Hears Open Source Is Too Expensive

UK Boz Locked in from the beginning (365 comments)

Lets face it, the *problem* starts right from the start of the education system with cheap educational office licences. My daughter came home a few months ago and told me the teacher says she had to have microsoft office on her home computer.. Makes me F***** mad.

more than 4 years ago

Facebook Photos Lead To Cancellation of Quebec Woman's Insurance

UK Boz Eine Cure fur depression! (645 comments)

zo, doktor Freud sayz ze cure for depression maybe to go out wiz your friendx und enjoy life and stop uzing facebook all day.

more than 3 years ago



Flying saucers to become a reality

UK Boz UK Boz writes  |  more than 6 years ago

UK Boz (755972) writes "Wheres my flying car, what about wheres my flying saucer! Just surfing and came across this one which has all the elements required by slashdotees! science, innovation and of course flying saucers!! [].. What with a thunderbird 2 lookalike almost a reality with the Aeroscraft ML866, it looks like the skies could be getting interesting once again."
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