Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Get Lost in Mega-Tunnels Dug by South American Megafauna – The Crux

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Get Lost in Mega-Tunnels Dug by South American Megafauna – The Crux

|

Looking into a large paleoburrow in Brazil. (Courtesy: Heinrich Frank) It was in 2010 that Amilcar Adamy first investigated rumors of an impressive cave in southern Brazil. A geologist with the Brazilian Geological Survey (known by its Portuguese acronym, CPRM) Adamy was at the time working on a general survey of the Amazonian state of…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers A South Vietnamese Air Force Officer Was Responsible for One of the Craziest Carrier Landings of All Time

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers A South Vietnamese Air Force Officer Was Responsible for One of the Craziest Carrier Landings of All Time

|

Major Buang Lee comes to a halt aboard the USS Midway in a Cessna O-1 Bird Dog. (US Navy/released) The early¬†weeks of April, 1975 found the USS Midway steaming towards the coast of South Vietnam to link up with a number of other warships including the USS Coral Sea and the USS Enterprise of Task…