Polarising Sunglasses

Polarised Sunglasses

What is polarised light, where does it come from, how are polarising lenses made and why are they better than normal sunglasses? ...
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Saturated Fats, Trans Fats and Unsaturated Fats Explained

Ingesting trans-fat and saturated fat increases blood cholesterol, but the level of cholesterol you have depends upon a combination of factors ...
Arrival - a Story by Ted Chiang

Arrival – a Story by Ted Chiang

Arrival is a cerebral story by Ted Chiang (特德·姜) in the form of a relationship-oriented sci-fi film harbouring a backstory that takes a while to comprehend ...
The LFD Software List

The LFD Software List

Some software is well made and a lot of it isn’t. Here are some that I have found worth while ...
13.79 Billion Years in a Nutshell

13.79 Billion Years in a Nutshell

The age of the universe is estimated to be 13.7965 billion years. Here is a high level breakdown of the stages that led from there to here ...
Random Number Generator

The Search for a Random Number Generator

A bit shifting random number generator makes a great, compact source of random numbers. It's quick and effective but is also very cute ...
Star Citizen Planetary Landing Guide

Star Citizen Planetary Landing Guide

This is a step by step tutorial for new Star Citizens: where to find the ship retrieval consoles, how to get to a destination and everything in between ...
Destiny Explained (Probably)

Destiny Explained (Probably)

Destiny can be explained as the statistical probability that something will happen and it operates without mystery or magic ...
Quantum Physics in a Nutshell

Quantum Physics in a Nutshell

Quantum Physics is the science of the very small. It has revealed the construction and behaviour of the atomic and sub-atomic worlds ...