4k TV Shopping Guide

4k TV Shopping Guide

Standards have been set and manufacturers have plenty of 4k TV's in the shops now. To help you make a good decision, here's a guide to the basics ...
Is Elite Dangerous a Game or What?

Is Elite Dangerous a Game or What?

Elite Dangerous is a ruthless sim designed to leach away your credibility and will to live. Here are some tips for those lost in its vacuum ...
Airports in the Alps for Pilots and Travellers

Airports in the Alps for Pilots and Travellers

A visual guide to airports in the alps for your holiday or flight sim. Each airport is shown with its name, ICAO code and the surrounding environment ...
X-Plane VR FPS Tips

X-Plane VR FPS Tips

X-Plane looks phenomenal in VR over high res terrain with realistic weather. Here are some FPS tips to help get it working at its best ...
basic orchid care for beginners

Basic Orchid Care for Noobs

If you have an orchid but don't know the first thing about how to look after it, this article will help you to get to the first level of basic care ...
T-Flight HOTAS X Maintenance

T-Flight HOTAS X Maintenance

The T Flight HOTAS is a great controller for a good price but if it creaks it can be annoying and you might want to risk lubricating the ball joint ...
G502 Mouse Rattle Fix

G502 Mouse Rattle Fix

The G502 seems to have a rattly ol' mouse wheel and somehow Logitech thinks this is ok. Since I can't put up with half-arsed rubbish I just had to fix it ...
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The Climactic Effects of Earth’s Orbital Cycles

There are three orbital features that combine to shape the Earth's natural climate cycles, known as the Milankovitch cycles ...
A diagram of the Cooley-Tukey FFT algorithm

Fourier Analysis in a Nutshell

Fourier transforms are used to decompose waveforms into a set of discrete frequencies and to reconstitute them. This is how the core of the idea works ...
Fay Dowker and Causal Set Theory

Fay Juggles with Causal Sets

Fay Dowker is attempting to extend Causal Set Theory to learn about time and gravity and make a bridge with quantum theory ...
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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 ...
How Gravitational Waves are Detected

How Gravitational Waves are Detected

The LIGO detector is an instrument that uses laser pulses to measure minute ripples in space-time caused by gravitational waves ...