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### Did We Mishear Neil Armstrong's Famous First Words

It's always worth checking stories like this on Snopes: https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/good-luck-mr-gorsky/ The aforementioned NASA...
Post by: adrian, Jul 19, 2019 in forum: The Watering Hole
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### Fun games, competitions or challenges to do at launches?

One empty toilet roll. One D12-5. Nose, fins, motor mount and recovery are up to you. Provided the rocket is stable, the contest is duration....
Post by: adrian, Jul 3, 2019 in forum: The Watering Hole
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### Post a pic that makes you LOL

I just lost the game. [ATTACH]
Post by: adrian, May 21, 2019 in forum: The Watering Hole
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### Great name for a business!

Russia's answer to KFC: [ATTACH] Bigger inside than outside? [ATTACH]
Post by: adrian, May 7, 2019 in forum: The Watering Hole
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### Math and logic geniuses, show us your stuff!

Hexadecimal binary logic. Bit OR NOT Bit always = 1. Byte OR NOT Byte always = F. So 2B OR NOT 2B = FF.
Post by: adrian, May 3, 2019 in forum: The Watering Hole
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### I'm bored so....heres a "Survey"...What if you were a dictator, what would you outlaw???

First thought: wouldn't a phone-disabling system which relies on a Bluetooth link be easily defeated by switching off Bluetooth? Second thought:...
Post by: adrian, Apr 11, 2019 in forum: The Watering Hole
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### I'm bored so....heres a "Survey"...What if you were a dictator, what would you outlaw???

1: Base ten. Including but not limited to the metric measurment system, any currency system in which one unit of large denomination is worth a...
Post by: adrian, Apr 8, 2019 in forum: The Watering Hole
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### can a plane take off from a conveyor moving at the same rate as the plane

Probably not. It's all down to the difference between ground speed and airspeed. Even without a catapult, the airspeed of an aircraft sitting on...
Post by: adrian, Mar 22, 2019 in forum: The Watering Hole
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### can a plane take off from a conveyor moving at the same rate as the plane

The answer is (b). This is because of the way the question is phrased: "if the aircraft needs 50 knots for takeoff and the conveyor is moving at...
Post by: adrian, Mar 22, 2019 in forum: The Watering Hole