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    The largest three-dimensional map of the Universe

    The Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) released today a comprehensive analysis of the largest three-dimensional map of the Universe ever created, filling in the most significant gaps in our possible exploration of its history.
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    John Prine died from complications of COVID-19.

    John Prine American singer-songwriter died from complications of COVID-19 It's the first time I think I listen to him.
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    Crisp packets on Mars.

    NASA discovers three abandoned e-scooters on Mars This is a news story that is likely to leak a lot of ink: after the discovery of traces of water and oxygen by the robot Curiosity in the Martian atmosphere, NASA's new astromobile struck last night three e-scooters perfectly preserved. Clichés...
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    Bye Aretha and thank you for all these musics that you made us love I say a little prayer for you.
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    General Question Searching for a solution with a DOS batch code

    Hello, Working on nightlights. I try to move, in DOS (with windows XP and a * .bat) - from a root folder - a set of files to subfolders that the batch creates simultaneously, and to which it assigns names in relation to file numbering. A series of files named a_1.bmp, b_1.bmp, c_1.bmp, ...
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    Question At what altitude?

    I'll like to have an estimate of the altitude at which this video was taken. Around 3000/4000 m ?
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    News Toots Thielemans

    I loved and I still love it's compositions Belgian harmonica player dies Many music but maybe the most knowns: Bluesette ...and the Midnight Cowboy theme
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    News Last station ( to station ) RIP David

    David Bowie died today: Two links among many others.
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    Cooper, Lotus, Ferrari, Honda, Lola, Brabham...

    ...and all my Dinky Toys :) Jack Brabham goes away
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    Lou Reed :salute:
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    Star Trek on Arte With: ...or...rtmpGUI
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    Science The humor of the whales is unfathomable

    As one can note it, this is, quite obviously, you, or me, in the morning, in our bathrooms in the process of brushing us the back (excepted can be the last second but this is not can be even sure :))
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    Royal Observatory’s 2012 astronomy photographer of the year Nagano (Japan): with an ice waterfall in first plan wich give it, from my point of view ( North of Paris, France, :tiphat: ) an astonishing aspect; and Orion, Taurus, and the Pleiades. ...but there is many...
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    Does Fanning Help on a Hot Day ?

    The question here is about manual fanning ( in spite of my confused title ). The Wall Street Journal Health & Wellness The Straight Dope...
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    I will like again a long time this voice - Donna Summer

    rest in peace. Donna Summer dies at 63
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    News Who does have the codes of the ISS ?

    Theft of unencrypted laptop is just one of thousands of incidents in recent years, costing millions of dollars, the agency's inspector general, General Paul K. Martin, tells Congress.
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    Science "A little as if the language imposed on the men,...

    ...that believe in to dispose to their way as of a neuter tool, a stainless quest of the happiness." Positivity of the English Language *
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    News Good by Joe Frazier

    Joe Frazier dies today I don't really like boxing but i'll never forget that name and that encounter: /// Dailymotion - Frazier vs Ali I - Fight of the...
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    Question countup versus countdown

    While resuming this summer - not without difficulties - a project that I had put "momentarily" on side (the first files have almost three years...), a window html/javascript in Orbiter in full screen dedicated to text visualization, video, pictures, pdf, I was located, while modifying a...
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    Science foldit and the molecular structure of retrovirus enzyme

    Gamers have solved the structure of a retrovirus enzyme whose configuration had stumped scientists for more than a decade. The gamers achieved their discovery by playing Foldit, an online game that allows players to collaborate and compete in predicting the structure of protein molecule...