Tagged: Mongolia

Jawdropping (also ft ICT sector reports, fiscal calculators and Mongolia) - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Jul 16, 2013

Well, that was my reaction to this video, at any rate. Picked up off Twitter, from fellow Sciblogger Mr David Winter (@TheAtavism) himself*, it’s stunning high-speed camera work explaining the mad physics behind the Prince Rupert’s Drop. Don’t know what… Read more › … Read More

Ulan Bator’s geoengineering scheme is THAT cool - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Nov 25, 2011

Originally syndicated from the Lemur Attack Force blog (I’m doing the Mongol Rally next year, and we could use YOUR help!) As you quite possibly know, Ulan Bator is the capital of Mongolia. And, given that it’s going to suffer from the continentality effect as a result of its location (clue — it’s very … Read More