I’ll be away until Jan 2nd. Until then you should check out the podcast and Ben’s blog.

Scientists Launch “Planet Hunter”

A French-led satellite launched on Wednesday to seek out new Earth-like planets beyond the solar system and to explore the interior of stars. The COROT project sent into orbit a telescope capable of detecting planets smaller than is currently known —some maybe just a few times the size of Earth and rocky, rather than the larger, gaseous types.

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Battlestar Galactica RPG Announced

The Battlestar Galactica Role Playing Game is a self-contained game product using the same game system as the best-selling and award-winning Serenity Role Playing Game.

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50 Things We Know Now, That We Didn’t Know In 2005

A list of 50 things that we didn’t know in 2005.

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OpenDNS adds feature to check on and update DNS cache

OpenDNS has added a feature that allows you to check and refresh the cache for domains. Just one more reason to use OpenDNS.

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Ten Geek Quotes…plus more

1.There are 10 types of people in the world: those who understand binary, and those who don’t.
2.If at first you don’t succeed; call it version 1.0
7.I would love to change the world, but they won’t give me the source code
12. Roses are #FF0000
Violets are #0000FF
All my base
Are belong to you

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How To Boot iPod Into Diagnostic Mode

Use this video tutorial to learn how to boot your iPod into the diagnostic mode used for hardware testing.

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101 Facts of Earth

The following is a list of Earth’s extremes and other facts.

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Gauss Pistol

This guy made an electromagnetic pistol, and it fires steel project tiles very efficiently, and silently. There are videos on the page of him firing at beer bottles and aluminum cans.
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Zombies: The room. Insanely fun, tons of weapons and upgrades.

Over 7 differant weapons with upgrades as you go to each.
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