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12/2/14 Gil's LotD: WiFi signal propagation

http://jasmcole.com/2014/08/25/helmhurts/ Modeling the propagation of WiFi signals in an apartment to find the perfect router location.

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4/15/12 Gil's LotD: Fighting traffic tickets

http://arxiv.org/abs/1204.0162 A physicist's attempt to argue out of getting a traffic ticket.

11/7/10 Gil's LotD: Glass physics

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6V2eCFsDkK0 This is a demonstration of the physics of rapidly cooled glass.

6/28/10 Gil's LotD

http://cmsweb.cern.ch/phedex/prod/Activity::RatePlots?view=global Graphs of the data being transferred around the world from the experiments at the Large Hadron Collider.

4/10/07 Gil's LotD

4/10/07 Gil's LotD
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uLQRv0RjBBM Kermit the Frog's cover of "Hurt."
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Fredmeyer_edit_1.jpg Photo of a supermarket.
http://physics.nist.gov/cuu/Constants/index.html A very comprehensive reference page for constants.

11/11/05 Gil's LotD

11/11/05 Gil's LotD
http://www.physorg.com/news7947.html Scientists have created bionic muscles that work almost as quickly as biological ones.

9/18/05 Gil's LotD

Gil's LotD
http://www.lmm.jussieu.fr/spaghetti/index.html
Just a reminder that September 19 is Talk Like A Pirate Day. Arrrr!
http://talklikeapirate.com

8/18/05 Gil's LotD

Gil's LotD
http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2005/matter.html Scientists at MIT have recently created a new form of matter

4/24/05 Gil's LotD

Gil's LotD
Looks like I forgot to send yesterday's links, so today you get double the fun!
http://www.quicksilverweb.net/sbucks/sbcharts.htm an explanation for all the terms Starbucks uses.
http://www.kropserkel.com/horse_head_pillow.htm Just an anecdote: My theology teacher was ordained by a guy whose story was part of Godfather 3

4/11/05 Gil's LotD

Gil's LotD
http://www.bhargav.com/books/index.html Need to know something about Physics? Here you go

3/25/05 Gil's LotD

Gil's LotD
Because I forgot to send yesterday's link of the day there are three links today!
http://www.space.com/scienceastronomy/050321_big_bang.html A small Big Bang has been recreated by scientists
http://www.channel4.com/history/microsites/W/worstjobs/index.html Some of the worst jobs in history

2/26/05 Gil's LotD

Gil's LotD
http://www.pbase.com/image/30918913 These aren't the droids you're looking for.
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/elegant/everything.html The T.O.E-Theory of Everything

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