I always thought that a pile of alpha-emitters could serve as a source of helium, since alpha particles are helium nuclei, but it would take a prohibitively long time to generate much.
Yep, still have mine next to my office computer at all times. Muscle memory and all that.
I honestly think the movie "Her" was a more satisfying SF story than "Gravity". SF's main point is the impact on humans and human society of disruptive technologies, and "Her" fit the bill better.
Oh, for mod points.
I just watched it. I was kind of underwhelmed. Not to worry, though, the torrent will be out in 5...4...3...
Get a VPN with an end-point in the US. That might work.
I think it's time we call a halt to the appendage "-tard". It was amusing three years ago, it's tiresome now.
Without a doubt, my OmniKey 101 keyboard from Northgate. I bought it in 1994 and I'm still using it.
Dr. Octogynecologist was the first thing I thought of!
I resemble that comment, you insensitive clod!