Archive for date: February 20, 2010

Some new additions to my checkers library…

February 20, 2010 | Checkers | By: Mark VandeWettering

A visit to Powell’s books today netted me three new (well, new to me, but used, and in two cases, quite old) books on checkers. It’s been a while since I mentioned my checkers program milhouse, but it’s still in the back of my mind, and these old books provide excellent insight into the game, […]

The Carolina Flashers Photonics Group

February 20, 2010 | Amateur Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

Roger, G3XBM once again turned me on to an interesting link, this one on a group of hams who are experimenting with communication over optical frequencies. This is a topic that has interested me greatly in the past (I seem to be interested in the extremes of amateur radio, both in terms of long wavelengths […]