Author: Chuckles

Mysterious tech-minded ghost

Climate and energy

Oh noes, we’re all going to die: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7254627/Marshall-Islands-higher-levels-radiation-Chernobyl.html Most of us thought he was a prat: https://www.spiked-online.com/2019/07/17/david-attenborough-upper-class-warrior/ Definitely 11 on the weird scale: https://wattsupwiththat.com/2019/07/13/mark-z-jacobson-oil-gas-and-coal-companies-are-killing-many-of-the-22000-remaining-polar-bears/

Train I ride [2]

Like the track renewal train in this post, I did software mods for the Plasser track geometry cars for several years, a very interesting field, but the whole Plasser works was filled with railway lines with these ridiculously huge and…

Pssst, wanna 3D printed rocket?

Engineers are getting better at printing complex metal objects using 3D printing. Building rocket engines for space launch has to be one of the more complex applications of the technology. SpaceX launched its first 3D-printed part, the body of a…