Go read Seveneves.
Go read Seveneves.
The Cayman Islands trialled using a different GM technique to eradicate the local mosquito population. They used skeeters whose offspring require tetracycline to live. The wild population dropped by 80%.
You can get day-old chicks thru the post office. Your friend's bees are listed at the top of that same page.
The ones the gov't will claim are going to happen due to the excess emissions from VW Diesels. That'll be one of their justifications for nailing VW to a cross.
Kinda like all those extra deaths from VW's over-spewing Diesel engines?
What incentive would someone have to make the effort and take the risk to hack these machines?
Don't you think X-ray machine maker A would love to show how horrible X-ray machines made by company B are? They could trigger a new Therac-25 scare by twiddling the firmware.
Digital Radio Mondiale as well.
I think he meant "non-leaking to space RF" signals (i.e. fiber optic cables). In other words, communication power is not 'lost' to space, therefore detectable by aliens.
I was going to comment on the site about this very issue, but of course there was no 'report problems' link.
For tubes that follow the RETMA naming scheme, the filament voltage is the first set of numerical digits in the name. As you said, 12AX7 has a 12 volt filament.
It's subconscious and there's nothing to be done about it - it's an instantaneous judgement.
Only if you believe that the object in question is actually "better". For example, when I see someone with "Beats" headphones on, I instantly judge them to be trend-following sheeple, not somehow superior. Others may consider Beats to be good headphones, but I'm not one of them.
... microservice architectures
Marvelous! The super-user's going to boot me! What a finely tuned response to the situation!