“Look, stereotypes exist for a reason. As, erm, ‘serious gamers’ we’re well aware that games are played by women, they’re certainly not just for children and they’re not all shooty shooty bang bang things (although we’re also aware that most of them are). 65 more words
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I hauled the Kenmore 158 sewing machine and controller to a Squidwrench meeting for some current measurements (and, admittedly, showing it off) while schmoozing. After hauling it home and setting it up on my bench again, it didn’t work: the motor didn’t run at all. 276 more words
Criminals who watch too much Dexter may think the way to get away with murder is to dump the body in the sea.
But, according to new research from Simon Fraser University, it all depends on the ocean’s oxygen levels, said SFU criminologist Gail Anderson, who led the study published recently in PLoS One, which is the first to investigate what happens to bodies when they are immersed in the sea. 376 more words
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