Archives for May 10, 2007

There is a fairly weird paper entitled Suggestive correlations between the brightness of Neptune, solar variability, and Earth’s temperature by Hammel and Lockwood. Why is it weird? Various reasons, which I’ll try to explain here as best I can, but it really needs someone who knows more about it. These are more notes in case…

The war on Youtube

From the grauniad, the paper copy even: the US military are posting their war on youtube: MNFIRAQ (the one I watched was this). I find this completely weird and disturbing. And it certainly doesn’t look like the end of combat operations. Can it be long before we end up with live feeds from helmet cameras,…