Archives for: January 2007, 23

Sloan Digital Sky Survey Queries?

01/23/07 | by Nimble | Categories: Thoughts, Science
I had no idea that the data in the Sloan Digital Sky Survey was open to the public, but it is, and you can put your astronomy and database smarts together to help them find things, as well. Because of the way their program has been put together, it's… more »

Amiga OS 4.0

01/23/07 | by Nimble | Categories: Announcements [A], Programming
It's being reviewed on Ars Technica, and it's out in a final release version. I find that spectacularly odd. I owned an Amiga; it took me through university, got me onto the Internet before most folks did, including the world wide web, and let me work… more »

Possum # 1 Versus Minister

01/23/07 | by Nimble | Categories: Thoughts, People, Religion
There has been an interesting little saga going on over at Atheist in a Mini-van, regarding an incident where one of the bloggers' two young ones (Possum # 1) write a surprisingly eloquent essay in respond to a 'surprise essay' (much like a surprise… more »