Archive for date: October 25, 2005

Mars at Opposition

October 25, 2005 | Astronomy | By: Mark VandeWettering

I haven’t blogged too much about things having to do with astronomy as of late, but last Friday I took time out of my normal telescope making activities to actually stare through one: actually the 8″ Alvan Clark refractor (nicknamed Leah) that’s at the Chabot Space and Science Center. Mars is currently closing on its […]

Getting video onto your iPod

October 25, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

Ars Technica has a nice article on cobbling together a collection of free tools to rip high quality video for the iPod on your windows box (it also covers other alternatives too, but I’m inherently cheap). Check it out.