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July 28, 2020

Flooding in China

Filed under: Technology — dknights @ 8:55 am
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The Three Gorges Dam was built in China to reduce the flooding along the Yangtze river.  Even with that massive dam, they are having record floods this year.  Story here, and here.

July 27, 2020

Chinese Navy plans

Filed under: Politics,Technology — dknights @ 3:34 pm
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They are building a bunch of destroyers.  We should be paying attention.

In local political news

Filed under: Kentucky,Politics — dknights @ 2:54 pm
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Story here.  This was a fairly big catch for the DOJ.

July 26, 2020

P-38 decals

Filed under: Modeling — dknights @ 11:13 pm
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Here.

July 24, 2020

AScaleCanadianTV Ep.13

Filed under: Modeling — dknights @ 3:34 pm
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I totally forgot to mention that a new episode of Jim Bates YouTube video modeling blog came out recently.

 

A.I. lawyers?

Filed under: Modeling — dknights @ 3:01 pm

The Court of Last Resort

Interesting story.  Not sure I am as optimistic as the lawyers interviewed.

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More UFO news

Filed under: Technology — dknights @ 11:39 am
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Suddenly, the US government is becoming more and more transparent about the UFO issue.  Why?  (h/t to Jeff “Inch High” Groves for bringing the article to my attention.)

July 23, 2020

Space Force

Filed under: General — dknights @ 2:15 pm
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Looks like Space Force is going to get the USN rank system.  Good call.

Another flashpoint

Filed under: Politics — dknights @ 12:32 pm
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While this blog tends to pay attention to the flashpoint that is the South China Sea as the most likely place things can go wrong in a big way, there are others.  Here is one that you don’t hear about often, Egypt-Ethiopia.

More SpaceX goodness

Filed under: Technology — dknights @ 10:07 am
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I noted yesterday that SpaceX had successfully caught both halves of the nose shroud for the first time.  Now we have video. (post in memory of Mike Nofsinger)

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