They don't screw around with snow removal up there. They still use these guys because nobody has bothered to come up with anything better. Twin engined, one to drive the truck and another to power the snow blower. Plus the rear axles can get angled to keep it pointed into the bank. » 3/28/15 11:32am Yesterday 11:32am

Just like camping. Can't carry everything you want, get dirty and can't get clean and nowhere near enough room to spread your stuff out. With the added bonus of if the tent leaks we're going to die, not just get a little wet. » 3/28/15 12:32am Yesterday 12:32am

That just took care of my productivity for the last 12 minutes. You didn't mess with the Wings in those days. Take a run at Yzerman, say hello to Mr. Probert. Probert is in the box? Hello Mr. Kocur. » 3/26/15 3:23pm Thursday 3:23pm

Have a ZIL-49061 pic

Photos taken from this article and courtesy of NASA. There are more pictures to be had in the article, but I do need to include this one of the Soyuz capsule on the ground. Just in case you were wondering just how violent and hot a reentry is, here is what a space capsule looks like after landing. I wonder how long… » 3/26/15 11:01am Thursday 11:01am

As some have suggested, if you can rent guns at a local range do that to try different ones to see which fit you better. Look into getting some range time with an instructor too as they will be able to give you a good start in terms of proper technique and they will be able to give you input on a gun that will fit… » 3/23/15 4:24pm Monday 4:24pm

London death ray revisited

Apparently London architects haven't learned their lesson after the Walkie Talkie Death Ray. They are designing two buildings to reflect the suns rays and cook unsuspecting bystanders eliminate shadows. The theory is that the concave shape and reflective glass of the building will microwave tourists eliminate the… » 3/20/15 11:19am 3/20/15 11:19am

All of the nope part deux

Remember my post with the drone footage of a guy riding the white line trail in Sedona? There is video of other people riding the same line. GoPro footage where craziness is even more apparent. Sorry, but "you fall, you die" just isn't the kind of consequences I am willing to deal with for a bike ride. » 3/19/15 11:09am 3/19/15 11:09am