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Navigational lights on tail: Dorsal=white, ventral=yellow, port=red, starboard=green, NASA standard.
Decals on foreward section: sunburst, sword through sun, "Broadsword One".
Red light over main airlock
Reaction control thruster clusters. Which I will have to replace. 
[1] cannot put on belly due to re-entry heat
[2] cannot put on port side because blasted docking port is in the way.
I'll have to go with something like the system on the old Space Shuttle. Since that too could not have holes in the thermal tiles.
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The Starship Operator's Manual said some attitude control was by gyros (of bonded superdense in some cases!) Would that solve the problem? Maybe you could use it for pitch and roll and only use thrusters for docking and yaw?
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Yeah, the Rocinante is very much the Serenity of The Expanse universe.
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+Markus Glanzer +William Black I also find this happens when writing. What may have happened was they included the Knight as an escort for the Cantebury because Space! Pirates!  and the hangar bay scene was them just fighting their way off the ship. Later on, they found it was difficult to handwave its performance and yet do things a Millennium-Falcon class PC ship does. Plus the company that owned Canterbury (or its creditors) would want the ship back - maybe why the character of Miller was invoked in the first place. Its very existence detracts from the whole Holden space-wage-slave thing. So, instead of fighting their way back aboard the Knight, they get a strange cross between a fighter, patrol ship and assault shuttle that has kickass technology, fully fuelled and armed with all safeties unlocked sitting uncrewed with the keys in the ignition...
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@pickover when scientists refuse to work for the military industrial complex, kids will consider looking up to them. carmi trent · 2m2 minutes ago. carmi trent @carmi797. @pickover Statement needs conflict-of-interest disclosure: @bgreene is a great scientist. #physics ...
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Could be fun if you wanted to put your house into your miniature wargaming table.
Drone Deploy is an analytics and automation package that uses drones to create accurate 3D terrain and architectural models.
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or film a non-cg scene of an asteroid hitting your hometown. Or custom bricks for Monopoly or Settlers of Catan.

Ok, I'm convinced - it is useful.
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Oh great, natural weapons just weren't enough.
Two scientific conferences have heard evidence that at least two Australian birds have learned to use fire, picking up smoldering sticks and dropping them in unburnt territory. The behavior has not been photographed, but numerous sightings have been reported, and is woven into the culture of local Indigenous communities.
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I am glad it was not the spiders.
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Added slideable bolts to secure a module to the cutter.
The flat plates that the bolts protrude from were a royal pain to make. Because I insisted upon beveling the holes the bolts emerge from.
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+Thomas Davis in this image
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there appears to be four slots at 1:30, 4:30, 7:30 and 10:30 which might be the half-round latches you refer to.

The GURPS Modular Cutter book implies that the spine is a major attachment point.
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75% dust, 25% ice, 100% awesome
Gravity measurements taken by the orbiting Rosetta spacecraft show the body of comet 67 P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko is about 75 percent dust and 25 percent ice all the way through.
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Heh, I see what they did there.
In GURPS Traveller Modular Cutters, on page 44 is the 500-ton medium modular cutter (shown in the first image). Note the modules packed around the core, but especially notice the submarine "sail" with the bridge.
Exhibit "B" is from the Star Trek TOS episode "Space Seed", with the Botany Bay, a DY-100 class ship carrying  Khan Noonien Singh. Note the modules packed around the core, and the submarine sail.
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+Shawn Driscoll Agreed. A little bit Sikorsky Skycrane, a little bit International Rescue
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My parents had that edition when I was growing up. Very arresting design when you see it on the shelf.
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Ah, +Ronald Stepp I see what you mean.
I thought you were having the airlock doors perfectly vertical, so as to make a slot to fit in a tab on the Modular Cutter. I misunderstood you.
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For what it is worth, typical doors in typical US homes are six feet eight inches tall, which is pretty close to 2 meters.
Airlock doors tend to be smaller, because of air pressure issues.
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Recreating the "nuclear armageddon" scene from the movie "WarGames" using Tableau and Mapbox
So you all remember the film “Wargames”: Well, we (Jeffrey Shaffer, Anya A’Hearn, Chris DeMartini and I) decided to build a tribute to it. Except instead of using a Hewlett Packard 9845 and an IMSAI...
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+Dwight Williams Largely with a sort of, "Well, good thing that didn't happen <shudder>" kind of reaction. During the later Cold War, the attitude in Denmark was more or less that we were too small and out of the way to be a target for major nukeage, though Copenhagen would likely see a hit. The whole thing with both sides' nukes (Soviets at the land, NATO's at the waterways) pointing at us was a bit unnerving when it came out in the 90's, but by then the danger was past.

We never knew the Baltic Red Fleet was such a major concern.
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A new edition with the large cardboard Ogre punch outs. Stripped down version for $50 US, including a few Ogres and enough large counters to play the basic Ogre scenarios. Still very much in planning.
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It is wonderful news for those who missed the monster Designers Edition.
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If you have not learned something new today, the day is lost.
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Student of Atomic Rockets, SF artist, illustrator of Ogres, drafter of 3D star maps, aficionado of astrolabes, player of SF hexgrid wargames, programmer of Python
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Did artwork for OGRE cybertank game. Did artwork for WarpWar game. Creator of the Atomic Rocket website.
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