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What is Sonic Boom?

Today, I was just surfing around the web and found “Sonic Boom”!

What is it?

It’s when the aircraft goes faster than the speed of sound and creates water vapors basically or according to Wikipedia:

When an object passes through the air, it creates a series of pressure waves in front of it and behind it, similar to the bow and stern waves created by a boat. These waves travel at the speed of sound, and as the speed of the object increases, the waves are forced together, or compressed

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BBQ DIY – How to Barbeque Tri-Tip and Baby Back Ribs in High Altitude!

I had the pleasure of taking couple days off last week to head up to Lake Tahoe.  One of my best friend’s had a cabin up there and we’ve decided to go BBQ crazy in snow and high altitude.

Of course, we did go through some drifting lessons in the snow while trying to go uphill when the road was frozen, but we will get into that later.

On the first day, I barbecued bunch of stuff including a tri-tip and baby

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StatoilHydro is building world’s first Floating Wind Turbine!

StatoilHydro is set to launch a full scale floating wind turbine that will open up a ocean-size opportunity of generating energy through wind.

A 2.3Mw wind turbine is attached to a Spar-buoy, similar to offshore loading buoys used in offshore gas mining.

The blades on the floating wind turbines will have diameter of 80 meters, rise 65 meters above sea surface, and also the floatation element will be 100 meters below the sea level anchored by 3 diffe

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