Today ESO revealed a new type of exotic binary stars: A red dwarf that is heated by a magnetised white dwarf - It's like a lash punching every 1.97 Minutes at the poor red dwarf. The discovery was rewarded with a publication in Nature1. The white dwarf is for some reasons highly magnetised and can… Read More »
Good news for Windows 10 users: You won't be able to turn off Cortana once the next obligatory update comes out. Yes, Microsoft has decided for you, that Cortana is so awesome, that you should never ever just think on turning that stupid thing off. I really hope that Steam OS takes over the games… Read More »
Via this ESO Tweet
In respect to the turbulence and all the violence we are currently facing, I want to quote one of the most famous and inspiring personalities of our time The planet does not need more ‘successful people’. The planet desperately needs more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers and lovers of all kinds. It needs people to live… Read More »
Weil ich gerade beim Thema war: Das aktuelle Chaosradio beschäftigt sich mit Amateurfunk. Mit dabei sind Marcus Richter als Moderator, DC4LW, DL7MTX, DD4MD und K7FP.
Just for the archive. Turkey revokes now 3213 ham radio licenses. (Found via qrznow.com, [Link to original source]) On the original source, there also some interesting numbers listed Turkey’s coup in numbers 21,000 private teachers have licences removed 15,000 suspended from education ministry 8,000 police officers detained or suspended 6,000 soldiers detained 1,500 staff at Ministry of Finance… Read More »
A city in the middle of the woods. That’s my impression about Heidelberg 🙂 I’ve been there for about a week for the Gamma 2016 conference – Maybe one of the most important conferences in the lifespan of my PhD thesis. Going to conferences is hard work – They ware in the famous city halls,… Read More »