File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
http://aspose.com/file-tools
The moose likes Meaningless Drivel and the fly likes High Altitide Stunt - Setting a record Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of RabbitMQ in Depth this week in the Open Source forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Other » Meaningless Drivel
Bookmark "High Altitide Stunt - Setting a record" Watch "High Altitide Stunt - Setting a record" New topic
Author

High Altitide Stunt - Setting a record

Joe Harry
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 26, 2006
Posts: 9869
    
    3

Not sure how many of you guys actually came across this. I'm watching it live. Man would now defeat the speed of sound. Feels scary.....

http://www.denverpost.com/entertainmentcolumnists/ci_21770876/live-video-felix-baumgartner-tries-record-breaking-supersonic


SCJP 1.4, SCWCD 1.4 - Hints for you, Certified Scrum Master
Did a rm -R / to find out that I lost my entire Linux installation!
Bert Bates
author
Sheriff

Joined: Oct 14, 2002
Posts: 8898
    
    5
very cool all around.

I had no idea that things got warm again in the "stratopause". I never heard of the stratopause!


Spot false dilemmas now, ask me how!
(If you're not on the edge, you're taking up too much room.)
Paul Clapham
Sheriff

Joined: Oct 14, 2005
Posts: 19552
    
  10

Bert Bates wrote:I had no idea that things got warm again in the "stratopause". I never heard of the stratopause!


Yeah, that's where the atmosphere gets "hot flashes".
 
wood burning stoves
 
subject: High Altitide Stunt - Setting a record