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Rotating Space Stations

A couple of videos about rotating space stations, the design issues, and one that is being promoted for building Real Soon Now. Continue reading

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GHCN in MySQL – Preliminary Inventory Load

I’ve got a full copy of the v3 GHCN “station inventory” file loaded into a MySQL table now. Still needs some “fixing up” as it is crude (all character fields and no keys / indexes yet) but reports from it are still fast. Code included for any “home gamers’ playing along ;-) Continue reading

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