Qatar World Cup, quettabytes, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2022#47)

Packed week: recorded an episode for the podcast (Alien rules!), and managed to play a little bit of Pokémon (shame on you, GameFreak). Also had a bit of time to read a few interesting stories. Let's start: Qatar: the World Cup Amazing documentary on the procedure that lead to the FIFA World Cub being hosted …

Sigue leyendo Qatar World Cup, quettabytes, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2022#47)

This is Spinal Tap, the invisible killer, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2022#20)

Busy week at the lab, but things are going nicely. Heat wave going strong, with temperatures around 30 ºC in Paris for the whole week (quite high for this time of the year). Still, some interesting stuff to share. Let's go: These go to 11 It seems like my favourite rockumentary will have a sequel …

Sigue leyendo This is Spinal Tap, the invisible killer, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2022#20)

Covid-29?, farewell to Ravenholm, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2022#18)

Busy week in the lab, running experiments that worked quite well (cool!). Temperatures on the rise, and not a lot of rain in sight (cool cool!!). Finished The Rhythm of War, a book that destroyed me, just to re-build me from the pieces left (cool cool cool!!!). Anyway, let's share some reads for the weekend: …

Sigue leyendo Covid-29?, farewell to Ravenholm, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2022#18)

The Sandman influence, Crypto champions, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2022#10)

Spring is almost here, and my allergies are making a good proof of that. Still focused mainly on the conflict in Ukraine, but with a few good articles on different topics. Let's get to it. It's the mystery that endures. Not the explanation The Sandman is truly a masterpiece. It is not only a good …

Sigue leyendo The Sandman influence, Crypto champions, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2022#10)

Facecrap, Bezosism, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#37)

Really packed week, so let's start right away. Enhance! Another year, another amazing contest of scientific photography. I particularly liked the third place, though all the images are really impressive. 2021 PHOTOMICROGRAPHY COMPETITION, on nikonsmallworld Nintendo being Nintendo Honestly, I thought that after 4 years they were not going to add bluetooth support for headphones, …

Sigue leyendo Facecrap, Bezosism, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#37)

Billion dollar dreams, Stadia’s fall? and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#28)

Fully vaccinated (finally!) and one week closer to holidays. Let's do this! Nintendo does it again A new screen, the worst possible name ever, an ethernet port for the dock (wow, 2021 guys), and the same broken joycons. I was not expecting 4k 120fps as some crazy people on the internet, but maybe their own …

Sigue leyendo Billion dollar dreams, Stadia’s fall? and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#28)