Dwarf Fortress Gets Biggest Update In Years
Yeah, well, it's a new game too. Try to have that with 20, 40, and 60 migrants, it will just slow down the more thing you have on the map.
Astronomers Calculate How To Spot Life On an Alien Earth
Except it's way easier to search for Water and oxygen than Chlorophyll.
Suppose it take 5 unit of time to confirm if there's oxygen
Then it take 5 unit of time to confirm if there's water vapor.
And then it take 100 unit of time to confirm if there's Chlorophyll.
You can analyze 10-20 candidates instead of just one.
And like somebody else said, Chlorophyll is one candidate, in other conditions, another chemical could be used.
I prefer my peppers ...
...Sprayed on protestors. ;)
Astronomers Catch Asteroid Striking Moon On Video
They could at least have added the sound, too...
Finnish Hacker Isolates Helicopter GPS Coordinates From YouTube Video Sounds
Better do it twice then, to give the message stronger encryption.
A German Parking Garage Parks Your Car For You
With sensor located in the garage and sending data to the car, anyone could temper with the data sent with some appropriate knowledge and tools and giving the car bad directions and instructions.
"Yeah, yeah, go ahead, there's no problem, nope, there's no pillar there at all."
What Is Your Favorite Halloween Treat?
I am, and I have no issue with sugar. Like I said earlier, as long as you give yourself a bit more insulin, it's fine (if you are type 1, it's not the same for type 2... but oh well)
What Is Your Favorite Halloween Treat?
I am, yet I eat sugar without any issue. I must say I'm type 1, so I have to inject insulin anyway.I just have to give myself a bit more if I eat a sugar pie for example.
Ask Slashdot: Best Linux Game For Young Kids?
Nothing like cannibalism, rotten corpses and laying naked with succubus (or incubus) to help a child grow up.
The Text Message Typo That Landed a Man In Jail
Cleaning a loaded gun is asking for trouble, anyway. There's a difference between killing someone by total accident and sending a message.
New Face Paint Protects Soldiers Against Bomb Blasts
it's called lead paint.
Scientists Work Towards Naturally Caffeine-Free Coffee
I'm diabetic type 1 myself, and I do put sugar in my coffee. You just have to take that into account when you give yourself insulin and that's ok. Type 1 should never be afraid of sugar, they just need to adjust there daily insulin needs.
Yet Another European Government Drops ACTA
Everywhere but not in America!
Scientists Study How Little Exercise You Need
I remember reading something on slashdot that warming up and doing stretches weren't that good for the body and might do more injuries in the long run. I can't find the article, so I might be wrong.
Central Europe Countries Continue to Oppose ACTA
Maybe one day, we'll look back and laugh at all these garbage laws that some odd fellow were trying to pass to "protect" some intellectual property. Maybe one day a good law will be passed, one made not for corporation, but for the people and innovation.
I doubt I'll see that. Yet, I can still hope.
Seattle Library Lets Man Watch Porn On Computers Despite Complaints
Well, yes and no. It would be inappropriate if there was children around, I mean, just looking, not fapping.
But I always find it disturbing that people can look at that in public space... It's more of a social issue in this case, yet, I'll side with the librarian.
What Makes Spider Webs Tough As Steel
They already know that.... And there's other stuff harder than diamond too. Wurtzite boron nitride and the mineral lonsdaleite come to mind.
Railroad Association Says TSA's Hacking Memo Was Wrong
I'm not surprised... TSA is a cancer.
Megaupload.com Shut Down, Founder Charged With Piracy
Well actually, a lot of them use tap water.
5th Edition of Dungeons & Dragons Announced
They are asking you nothing. It's your call if you want to buy there product or not. My group never switched to 4th edition as we were really fine with the 3.5.
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