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Comment Re:38,000 cubic meters of helium inside its hull (Score 1) 165

the real tragedy here is not the crash, but the fact that 38000 cubic meters of a very rare gas used for everything from advanced medical diagnostics to research into superconductors and even nuclear fusion is squandered into a single aircraft that cant be bothered to run through a computational fluid thermodynamics simulation before enjoying public humiliation.

im sure it sounds callous, but i hope this thing takes a life next time because clearly no ones thought through the ramifications of such a wasteful endeavour.

I am sure they were doing it to lower the carbon footprint of air travel and fight Global Warming,

Comment Re:You mean a ... (Score 2) 256

That says a lot about the state of US reporting, A lot of US hard news articles are UK newspaper based, and not reported much, if at all in the US.

http://www.pcworld.com/article...

There you go US Based and more computer/tech oriented.

Just a suspicion the Guardian was used because Pravda isn't what it used to be and the Russian State organs are now about Russian Nationalism not communism.

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