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Submission + - Oregon State University Fires Climate Change Skeptic ( 2

brian0918 writes: "With finals approaching, Oregon State University chemistry professor Nicholas Drapela was fired without warning. Three weeks later, he has still been given no reason for the university’s decision to 'not renew his contract'. Drapela, an outspoken critic of man-made climate change, worked at the university for 10 years and was well-liked by students. Oregon physicist Gordon J. Fulks, another critic of anthropogenic climate change, has circulated a letter in defense of Drapela."

Submission + - Develop MacOSX and iPhone software on Linux or Windows (

An anonymous reader writes: I've compiled gcc and llvmgcc targeting Darwin (both Mac OSX and iPhone) for Linux x86, Win32 and (less usefully) Mac OSX x86. You need to provide your own SDK(s) as I can't distribute these legally; MacOSX10.7.sdk and iPhoneOS4.3.sdk were used to both build and test these. Licensed under GPL, APSL and UoI/NCSA. Bug reports to at gmail dot com please.

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