Concorde question. Hi Stilton, that is a question that we all used to ask ourselves; not having an APU was a major pain in the butt for the fleet, particularly at charter destinations, where air start trucks, GPU's and air conditioning trucks would all have to be pre-arranged. One problem with 'Conc' was always one of weight, (for every extra pound you carried, another pound of fuel was required) so any APU installation would have to have been light, and worth the extra weight.
But the main problem was one of 'where to put the darned thing. The only suitable space available for an APU was in the tailcone, aft of the tail wheel. Now a ready supply of fuel would have been available either from the aft trim tank, #11, or from one of the two trim galleries. (For stability reasons, tank 11 was invariably left empty during ground transits). ) or externally around the fuselage, which would have been 'draggy' to say the least.
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At its core the secret to a great website is not about showing off with slick visuals and whizz-bang features, but lies in creating a great experience for users through a layout and navigation that guide them to where they want to go quickly and effortlessly. That said, if it can look beautiful as well, that's the icing on the cake. Here we list 28 great examples of CSS sites that will provide a burst of web design inspiration... 01. Type Terms is an animated cheatsheet created by the team at Supremo, a web design agency in Manchester. The team emphasise the importance of designers having a good grasp on typography. 02. 03. 04. 96 Elephants 05. 06. 07. 08. 09. 10. 11. 12. 13.
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So, in 2008, when Van Aken learned that the orchard at the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station was about to be destroyed because of a lack of funding, he knew he had to put his farming past to use. Many of the trees in the orchard were 150-200 years old, and grew ancient, antique native stone fruits varieties that have been mostly hybridized or modified by modern agricultural practices (commercially-grown fruits are selected for their look and size more than any other factors, including taste).
Syracuse art professor and “Tree of 40 Fruits” creator Sam Van Aken Aken knew he had to save these rare and ancient fruit varieties, so he bought the orchard and spent the next couple years trying to figure out how to graft parts of multiple trees onto one single tree. 273. WebGL Water. Loading... Made by Evan Wallace This demo requires a decent graphics card and up-to-date drivers. If you can't run the demo, you can still see it on YouTube. Interactions: Draw on the water to make ripples Drag the background to rotate the camera Press SPACEBAR to pause and unpause Drag the sphere to move it around Press the L key to set the light direction Press the G key to toggle gravity Features: Raytraced reflections and refractions Analytic ambient occlusion Heightfield water simulation * Soft shadows Caustics (see this for details) ** * requires the OES_texture_float extension** requires the OES_standard_derivatives extension Tile texture from zooboing on Flickr.
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Making of Cette carte a été réalisé grâce aux données mises à disposition par la mairie de Paris sur son site d’open data. Nous avons effacé les films qui n’avaient ni d’adresse, ni coordonnées de localisation géographique. A cause de la taille importante de la base de données utilisée, des erreurs peuvent s’être glissées sur notre carte. Les filtres Que nous apprend cette carte ? 422 films français en huit ans . Puzzle 2. Lightning map Europe – thunderstorms and lightning strikes. Extreme Street View: Google Employee Maps Deserted Island.
Extreme Street View: Google Employee Maps Deserted Island Article by Urbanist, filed under Urbex & Parkour in the Global category. Street View has mapped much more than roads in its, but sending a lone urban explorer through the haunting multistory ruins of a remote island may be one of their riskiest geographic ventures yet. Strapped with panoramic photography equipment, this video shows a lone Google employee crawling through rubble, scaling partially caved-in abandonments and standing on precarious roofs, all to document one of the most unique deserted cities on the globe. Occupied for over a century, and briefly the world’s most densely-populated island, Gunkanjima, Japan (aka Hashima) is now one of the loneliest places on the planet. Side trivia: if it looks familiar, you may be remembering it from scenes of Skyfall, the James Bond film. A giant concrete wall surrounds the ship-shaped Battleship Island, giving it its nickname.
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Our population is becoming majority non-white at the same time a record share is going gray. Each of these shifts would by itself be the defining demographic story of its era. The fact that both are unfolding simultaneously has generated big generation gaps that will put stress on our politics, families, pocketbooks, entitlement programs and social cohesion. The Pew Research Center tracks these transformations with public opinion surveys and demographic and economic analyses. Let’s start with what demographers call an “age pyramid.” But from 1960 to 2060, our pyramid will turn into a rectangle. The New Us America’s Racial Tapestry Is Changing At the same time our population is going gray, we’re also becoming multi-colored. But every so often societies experience “aha” moments, when the change is right there in plain sight.
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