Lumpy’s Links for 2016-12-24
Sorry for being a day late this week but my Christmas baking and cooking was more of a priority. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year all. Here is this week’s list of links and stuff.
The categories are (click on the category to jump right to it):
- Ludicrous – Funny, odd, strange, bizarre or humorous
- Useful – Software, references, lists, etc.,
- Music – Music, music tech, music videos and album releases
- Photo – Pictures, drawings, animation and videos
- Yours – Something from email or social media
- Science – Anything science or technology related
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Carnage for Christmas?
Watch a 15,000 Character War – Santas vs Penguins
So you have developed a new battle simulator, it is the holiday season and you want to promote it. What would be better than a conflict between 11,000 penguins and 4,000 Santas?
Brilliant Games Studios did just that. To promote their Epic Battle Simulator they gifted some yuletide carnage. I am warning you this not a warm, fuzzy, cuddley Christmas video.
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An Asteroid and a Full Moon
Most of my readers are aware that I love space exploration and astronomy. This year’s Christmas is going to be rather “spacey”.
First off, on Christmas Eve, an asteroid will pass rather close to Earth. Fear not, however, scientists are assuring us that the space rock will not cause earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.
And Christmas Night, the sky will have a full moon. The last time there was a full moon on Christmas was in 1977.