Mad Science Monday: I Think You Broke Moore's Law

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Mad Science Monday: I Think You Broke Moore's Law
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From the submitter:

Dummyload on a budget. I needed to dissapate over 100 watts of radio frequency energy into a non inductive dummyload that would be submerged into mineral oil. 94, one watt 4700 ohm resistors came out to be 50.2 ohms. Not bad! Made in USA!

Mad Science Creationist Monday

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Mad Science Creationist Monday
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Kho Jian, a metalworker from Louhe in Henan province, central China, is designing and building the craft using re-salvaged and converted oil tanks. The 'Noah's Ark' will come at a cost of £20,000, and will be fitted with a range of mod-cons including a kitchen and bathrooms. It will also use technology that is employed for space travel in order to keep it watertight - while also providing doors and windows. 'He believes we are heading for a world flood and he wants his own ark to save himself and his family,' said Kho, who aims to have the finished craft ready for delivery soon.

Mad Science Monday: And We'll All Float On

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Mad Science Monday: And We'll All Float On
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Every once in a while I look at a creation like this and wonder how it possibly came to exist. And then I remember: alcohol.

~NSHA

Mad Thai-ence Monday: One Night In Bangkok And You're Surrounded By Oysters

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Mad Thai-ence Monday: One Night In Bangkok And You're Surrounded By Oysters
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As the water finally starts to recede from the devastating floods in Thailand, people are beginning return home, in whatever way they can.

Mad Science Monday: Mad Scientists Are Born When Their Garages Burn Down

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Mad Science Monday: Mad Scientists Are Born When Their Garages Burn Down
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Dude, seriously? Aren't you worried about your dog or even the plethora of flammable chemicals you're throwing sparks at? There's a fine line between kludging and wanton disregard for safety, this is definitely the latter.

~NSHA