Musings of a one-track mind going in ever-decreasing circles.
The average LP's groove on each side i
s about 1,500 feet (460 m) long
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2014-06-07 The Dreck Begins
2014-06-08 Western Swing: The hotbed of understated alcoholism disguised as sexism, disguised as humour.
2014-06-09 Wine in Country Music
2014-06-09 Bicycle tyre valve research.
2014-06-10 Replacing deteriorated dowels on tea trolley
2014-06-10 Book Finished: 3D Printing For Dummies
2014-06-14 If Tabloid Editors wrote song titles...
2014-06-15 Tom Corbett: A Trip To The Moon
2015-06-19 The Crookes Radiometer
2015-07-19 Movie seen: Amy
2015-07-31 Kitty, Daisy & Lewis Concert
2015-08-12 Galloping galaxies! Careering through the Cosmos
2015-08-15 Under the sea, out in space, the omnipresent Flying Spaghetti Monster
2015-08-16 The Scientific Process: Until Proven Otherwise
2015-08-23 Trying to get what I want from a computer.
2015-08-24 Shedding some light on my work process
2015-09-03 You Can't Fight City Hall? My Try for a Safe Path
2015-09-16 My old 10 inch LP - Carlos Montoya - Fiesta Flamenca Nixa SLPY 140
2015-09-20 The 2015 Ig Nobel Prize Winners
2015-09-28 Turf War
2015-10-12 Astoundingly Obvious Facts
2015-10-15 Tearjerkers and classic schmaltz
2015-10-19 An Exploration of non-Flamenco Rumba
2015-10-31 Absolutely Awesome Accuracy: The Cosmic Constancy of the Latest Laser-locked Clock
2015-11-16 The Futility of Ranking Cultures
2015-11-10 The Art of Memory, or just a mess?
2015-11-20 We're trying to get it sorted: - What was your name again?
2015-11-26 What's Up? Blue Origin Have Got It Down!
2015-12-06 E-Voting: - Democratic Innovation, Or Dumb Idea?
2015-12-23 SpaceX Success: Booster Brought Back To Base!
2016-01-01 Marimbula: The Giant Thumb Piano
2016-01-10 Who Says a Dictionary Has To Be Dry?
2016-01-10B Pastafarian Celebrant in NZ
2016-01-17 1951 + 65 = 2016
2016-02-08 Urban Renewal: Preservation or Progress?
2015-02-21 Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Not Where People Think You Are
2016-03-07 Dumbness Proliferates
2016-03-13 Solar Eclipse: - A Different Viewpoint
2016-03-20 Beware! Deep Thought Ahead
2016-03-28 The Rolling Stones - Who Did They Cover?
2016-04-10 On Average, Girls And Boys ARE Different
2016-04-16 ANOTHER SpaceX Success: Booster Brought Back To Barge!
2016-04-24 It's the Hurdy Gurdy, man.
2016-05-02 Another Time, Another Pace: The Musical Rework
2016-05-04 20th Anniversary of Departure for TOSOTW
2016-05-07 SpaceX Barge Ahead With Yet Another Success
2016-05-14 Electrifying Reading: E-Books & E-Readers
2016-05-21 Hyperloop: Another Elon Musk Concept Moves Forward
2016-05-22 Some Fun Things with Wood And Strings
2016-05-28 Rhythm & Blues: Thirty Unearthed Gems 1949 - 1965
2016-06-06 What Is a Blues? The Perils of Binary Thinking
2016-06-18 I Was Thinking in the Shower....
2016-06-26 Food for the Soul: The Women Get Cookin'
2016-07-02 Book Finished: The Invention of Nature
2016-07-18 Book Finished: the address book
2016-07-24 SpaceX Pull Off Yet Another Booster Return
2016-07-31 Book Finished: LANGUAGE The Cultural Tool
2016-08-06 Rocket Science in Simple Terms
2016-08-20 Book Finished: Deadly Beautiful
2016-09-26 Book finished: The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio
2016-10-31 Book finished: Erewhon by Samuel Butler
2016-11-21 A Microwave Oven Rescued
2017-01-02 Book finished: The Life and Death of Cormac the Skald
2017-01-03 Book finished: Toledo, the Story of an Old Spanish Capital
2017-02-05 Book finished: Adventures in the Unknown Interior of America
2017-03-05 Sarah Jarosz Awarded Two Grammies
2017-04-02 SpaceX: - Second Time First!
2017-04-24 Tony Joe White: Storyteller of the Southern Swamps
2017-05-01 Book finished: The Prince
SpaceX's diagram of the difficult feat they have accomplished
Note the Flip Maneuver at the top, where the speeding rocket must be faced the other way to brake its descent.
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