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its getting a bit grubby, but still not a chip on it.
Decanter from Mclaren for the 1998 formula one constructors championship.
I meant to get some oil to put in it to make it a bit more of a feature - but never got around to it
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Im not a big gamer, but will certainly be getting No Mans Sky
No Man's Sky is a game about exploration and survival in an infinite procedurally generated galaxy, coming soon to PS4 and PC. You can pre-order ahead of release on June 21 in North America, June 2...
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whoops-a-daisy

on the bright side - looks like the Lads might be able to salvage the right side wing mirror
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Mclaren Honda - Silverstone.
last I checked it had done 5 laps by about 4pm. Dosnt sound impressive, but that is pretty much as expected.
The mood seems to be it was considered a successful day.
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MclarenHonda engine intended to run at silerstone tomorrow (Friday 14 nov) - first time on track.
Dont expect much mileage - its very much a development engine
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here is an FIA fuel flow meter

Cheers for that Red Bull
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Aliens always helps make boring old biological evolution a bit more interesting. A recent lecture from the SETI Institute
A central question in understanding the possibilities for life in the universe is what fundamental constraints and tradeoffs organize evolution. In this talk Dr. Kempes will discuss how power-laws in biology highlight common underlying constraints––often basic physical laws––across the diversity of life on our planet. He will then describe how work that we have done shows how these relationships can be derived and used to predict or interpret a range of phenomena including major evolutionary tradeoffs and ecological response. Specifically, Dr. Kempes will focus on energetic limitations in microbial life which allow us to predict the smallest possible bacteria and several other evolutionary transitions. Notably, he predicts that the smallest bacteria are limited by fundamental maintenance metabolism along with general space requirements. Dr. Kempes will also describe how similar work in vascular plants can be used to predict ecological structure from resource constraints and how this provides a range of tools for constraining and potentially detecting vegetation in a range of exoplanetary environments
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Alonso ok'd to take part in FP1. Hopefully this weekend will give best indication yet to where Mclaren Honda really stands. I am quietly hopeful that they are on the right path now, and expect to see them gradually clawing way back up the field as season progresses.
Got to see some of his (Alonso) wrecked car last week - good grief!
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Tyler will be missed by all who knew him - great character, wit and generally a bloody good bloke
Tyler Alexander, one of the founding members of McLaren, has died at the age of 75. Alexander joined driver Bruce McLaren in the early 1960s to help set up the team that would go on to become one of the most successful in F1 racing.
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Will Alonso return to Mclaren?
As someone who was working at mclaren during that infamous first relationship, the thought of him returning initially seemed extraordinary ...you have got to be kidding!
But times change, people move around, priorities shift - I can quite see how both parties now would seriously consider giving it another shot.
I expect we will find out very soon....but I have absolutely no idea which way it will go.
I think from Mclarens point of view, they would be crazy to sign Alonso for a one year contract - that is verging on pointless....and a very expensive pointless
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Bring it on Honda - in the meantime .......
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Harsh Environment Wiring
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  • self employed
    2010 - present
    Formula one electrical systems design and manufacture
  • McLaren Racing
    1990 - 2010
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Mostly I shall post interesting science debates and lectures that i stumble across on the internet. Theres lots of good stuff out there but sometimes it takes a bit of finding. Often they will be quite long, but well worth watching. Hopefully, hidden gems of the internet
Probably post a few bits and pieces about motor racing too.
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1/300 th of a world Champion - 1998 formula One constructors championship
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