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RIP Lemmy Kilminster

Rest in Peace, Lemmy Kilminster

2015 really is a catastrophic year for living legends. Lemmy Kilminster, legendery frontman of Heavy Metal pioneers and pillars of the scene Motörhead has passed away at the age of 70.     According to The Guardian, he had been diagnosed with cancer on the 26th of December and was at …

Minutes at the Edge #11 – Sagittarius B2, the biggest bar in the Milky Way

http://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3.amazonaws.com/ScienceEdge/Edge11.mp3Podcast (minutesedge): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:37 — 5.1MB) | EmbedIt has been too long, but now Minutes at the Edge is back and I offer some wild speculations concerning Fermi’s Paradox and how Sagittarius B2 could be a possible solution to it. This is mainly because …

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #34 – Interview with Naziyah Mahmood: Astrophyisicist, Aerospace Engineer, Geek and Ninjabi

http://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean34.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 57:14 — 52.4MB) | EmbedIt is rare to do an interview with somebody who has so many credentials in the field of general awesome as Naziyah Mahmood. She is an astrophysicist and aerospace engineer who has lectured about black holes and worked …

A Basic Character Generator in Java

When I swiched from Daily Steampunk to Meta Punk it was partly due to me wanting to branch out and do more stuff other than Steampunk, blog about other hobbies and interests of mine. As it states in the sub-headline of the blog, one of those is coding. I have …

With EdX on the way to an Astronomy Degree #win

A long, long time ago, I wanted to be a scientist, an astronomer to be precise. I started dabbling in astronomy in my early teens and have been interested in the stars basically since I first saw the night sky. For various reasons (mainly the prospect of finding steady work …