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by fearless_fool
Sun Apr 07, 2019 12:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2133: "EHT Black Hole PIcture"
Replies: 35
Views: 6765

Re: 2133: "EHT Black Hole PIcture"

The EHT website states that:

The imaging algorithms we developed fill the gaps of data we are missing in order to reconstruct a picture of a black hole.


The mind boggles at the opportunities: what will they fill the gaps with?
by fearless_fool
Mon Oct 30, 2017 4:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1909:"Digital Resource Lifespan"
Replies: 61
Views: 11544

1909:"Digital Resource Lifespan"

https://xkcd.com/imgs.xkcd.com/comics/digital_resource_lifespan.png https://xkcd.com/1909/ Mouse-over text reads I spent a long time thinking about how to design a system for long-term organization and storage of subject-specific informational resources without needing ongoing work from the experts...
by fearless_fool
Tue Mar 20, 2012 7:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1031: "s/keyboard/leopard"
Replies: 97
Views: 37174

Re: 1031: "s/leopard/leopard"

My browser says that the title of today's comic is 's/leopard/leopard'. I don't get it.
by fearless_fool
Mon Apr 20, 2009 2:43 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: XKCD Book - New York Times
Replies: 21
Views: 2976

Re: XKCD Book - New York Times

Thing one: Pull quote from the NYTarticle (emphasis mine): The print xkcd book is not being published through a traditional company but rather by breadpig ... (Its profits go to the charity Room to Read.) Room To Read (http://www.roomtoread.org) is my all-time favorite charitable organization. R2R b...
by fearless_fool
Fri Nov 28, 2008 3:47 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Sending Secret Messages Via Google's SearchWiki System
Replies: 1
Views: 825

Sending Secret Messages Via Google's SearchWiki System

Lauren Weinstein's blog describes a novel way to pass messages anonymously using Google's SearchWiki feature. Being a proper hacker, Lauren has left a secret message on the internet to be decoded. Enjoy...

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