Archive for March 24th, 2008

Kwik Hits

Random niftyness, short-attention-span style:

Too cool: Telegraphic codes, 1870-1945.

Lithium batteries (batteries, plural) in flashlight fail catastrophically

Everything you ever wanted to know about the JDAM, at least in USN service

The plumber, he says “never flush a tampoon!”; turns out there are other things you really shouldn’t flush, either

The next generation of spy and intelligence technology – ATEP, the Advanced Technical Exploitation Program – will apparently be coded in FORTRAN, among other languages. Am I the only one who finds this funny?

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