Archive for July, 2009

July 16, 2009

ellipse (Johannes Keplar inspired)

thought freed from my inadequate twitter feed:
If the ellipse was invented by artists to describe a foreshortened circle. does that mean there are points in the solar system for each planet, where they appear to be traveling in a perfect circle around the sun?
For some reason i really would want to know where these points are.
…It sounds like plot for national treasure 3 (in the bad way).

July 15, 2009

Valve crank

I’ve been obsessing more than usual about Valve recently. Both due to excitement over their surprise L4D2 announcement (naw’leans FTW!), and dreams of one day working there.

Here’s a random rant/thought about the strange slams they’ve been receiving over L4D2, with some ideas (for fan fiction, if nothing else).

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