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This is really cool. "Mach diamonds or shock diamonds can often be seen in the exhaust of rocket engines. Here they’re shown in high-speed video of a bottle rocket’s launch." [Via: http://fuckyeahfluiddynamics.tumblr.com 

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‘Faces of Open Source’ are Photographic Portraits of Proponents of Open Source Software
https://blog.adafruit.com/2017/02/24/faces-of-open-source-are-photographic-portraits-of-proponents-of-open-source-software/

Faces of Open Source is a great portrait project by Cali-based photographer Peter Adams:

Faces of Open Source is an on-going photographic documentation of the people behind the development and advancement of free and open source software. Participants are photographed by Peter Adams at locations across the United States as well as in Adams’s studio in California.

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https://blog.adafruit.com/2017/02/24/faces-of-open-source-are-photographic-portraits-of-proponents-of-open-source-software/
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I've reverse-engineered the ALU of the vintage 8008 microprocessor, using the die photos I took recently. It uses an interesting circuit, along with a carry-lookahead system for higher performance.

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Federal judge approves Washington state’s restraining order to halt Trump’s immigration ban nationwide

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To Live Your Best Life, Do Mathematics: The ancient Greeks argued that the best life was filled with beauty, truth, justice, play and love. The mathematician Francis Su knows just where to find them. https://www.quantamagazine.org/20170202-math-and-the-best-life-francis-su-interview/ 

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#Selfdrivingcar students can apply now to join the Udacity Self-Racing Cars team!

Details on entering here: ⬇️️

#autonomouscars #machinelearning #futureofcars

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Trump poised to kill Obama’s plan to allow foreign entrepreneurs to build startups in the U.S.
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