Author: Chuckles

Mysterious tech-minded ghost

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…

Lost in translation

1. Chicago Cubs outfielder Andre Dawson on being a role model: “I wan’ all dem kids to do what I do, to look up to me. I wan’ all the kids to copulate me.” 2. New Orleans Saint RB George…

The Higgins boat

So now you know: https://jalopnik.com/time-to-pay-your-respects-to-the-plywood-boat-that-help-1835301842 The actual business of getting over 100,000 soldiers and a metric crapton of vehicles and equipment from the ocean on to land is a decidedly non-trivial problem, one that the Allies solved with a brilliant…