A Bobs worth

Taken over, merged, renamed: the company is long gone but in its time Gale and Polden of Argyll Street in London and Aldershot were prodigious printers and publishers. During the war a series of small, well-illustrated booklets appeared produced on ‘austerity’ paper and covering a wide range of military subjects.

While they were informative, they were designed to boost morale and spread propaganda. One wonders what German intelligence would have made of a copy. For the wartime reader, excitement was heightened by black bars ‘censoring’ some words or even sections, providing a thrill that this really was cutting-edge stuff!

My

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Bridgelayer MTU (K-67)

Projects and prototypes based bridgelayer MTU

Bridgelayer MTU served «testing ground» for new bridge means. But first it is to talk about two projects carried out in the OKB SV IR led AF Kravtseva at the initial stage of work on the K-67 launched bridges (in accordance with the TTT approved P. Marshal Rybalko in October 1946).

In May 1948 OKB IR SW version proposed bridge kit K-67, providing installation (installation) on the barrier rut bridge 15 m long with two retrofit T-34 tanks. The bridge is equipped with built-in wheels can be transported on a trailer at the

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A BLUE SEASON FOR BLUEBERRIES

A QUIET HARVEST HAS PRODUCERS WORRIED THAT SOMETHING’S ROTTEN IN THE STATE OF MAINE, WHERE MOST OF THE WORLD’S WILD BLUEBERRIES ARE GROWN.

By Jesse Ellison

Maine’s Washington County is the farthest east you can get in America. It’s where the sun first rises on the 48 contiguous states. But Down East, as Mainers call it, is more famous for its crop. Eighty-five percent of the world’s supply of wild blueberries comes from the area; last year it produced nearly 90 million pounds.

The harvest is fast and furious. On the first day of every August, hundreds—not so long ago,

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NEWS heavy and extreme music

At the traditional meeting of the Association of Feng BonFest, which took place in the homeland of the singer AC / DC Bon Scott (Kirrimuir, Scotland), it was decided to collect 50,000 pounds for the installation of a bronze statue (in full size) of this famous resident Kirrimuira. Ronald Belford Scott was born in 1946 and lived here until 1952, when his family moved to Australia. Over the immediate execution of the order took sculptor John McKenna, also a big fan of the band Bon Osprey in general and in particular.

Former drummer died KROKUS Dani Crivelli. "Our sincere

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A BLANK CANVAS

Helene and Sven Follin bought their house in Stockholm as a temporary measure, but it’s been their home for the past 17 years. ‘I think we’ll probably grow old here,’ confirms Helene, an interior designer, whose now-grown-up children were still small when the family relocated.

‘When we decided to move here from a town in the south of Sweden, there was hardly any choice of properties on the market.

So we plumped for this rather mundane-looking 1970s villa, which we thought would do while we took our time to find a house that was more to our liking. Nearly two

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BATTLE FOR BIT AVAILABLE

Cheap Modems: Pro et Contra

The speed of communication essentially depend on the firmware version. And the new version does not necessarily work on your old line more stable. Firmware often have to pick up for each line. Therefore, the possibility to choose among a large number of firmware is quite important for the successful modem settings.

What’s new

Over the past year in the world of modems it was really only one significant event: the adoption in February 1998 protocol V.90. First there were two standard 56K connection: K56Flex, developed by a consortium of Lucent and Rockwell, and

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Godsend for Chatterbox

Secure means of communication in a network

We go to the very sad part of our story. Although almost every type of online communications has protected solutions for their application will have to convince your interlocutor that «as needed.» Experience suggests fans Jabber, do so without the interference of large companies is not possible. Therefore, this review shall be more futuristic in nature — if all this demand will probably anybody ever learn from this to make money.

Protected messages

To send secure messages developed cryptographic protocol OTR (Off-the-Record). To create a strong encryption protocol uses a combination of

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REFORM OF THE RAS

IN SEPTEMBER Russian lawmakers should decide the fate of the Russian Academy of Sciences — the third reading of the bill is considered on the RAS and the reorganization of the state academies of sciences. The first two read document was 3 and 5 July — just when all traditionally stop to watch the news and go on vacation. At the same time until June 27 no one involved in the RAS scientists and academics had no idea of ​​the impending law. The newly elected president of the Academy Vladimir Fortov learned about it only in the evening June

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A Benefit of Building

One of the real advantages of building your own airplane is the opportunity to customize. Amateur builders often have a choice between several engines and propellers, a rainbow of paint schemes, and a variety of options when it comes to avionics. Typically the Glasair Sportsman is a glass-paneled airplane with panels manufactured by Oregon-based Advanced Flight Systems.

The company makes three high-resolution LCD screens ranging from 8.4 inches (diagonally) to 6.5 inches, all of which can be configured to operate as an EFIS or an engine monitor or both at the same time.

Advanced Flight Systems uses an uncertified version

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News

Rolls «Kaleidoscope»

What you need: Boiled ham -150 g, cheese — 50 g -200 g potatoes, marinated mushrooms — 50 g pickled cucumbers — 2-3 pcs., The garlic cloves -1-2, sour-sweet apple -1 pcs. Egg — 2 pcs., herbs, salt, spices, mayonnaise.

WHAT TO DO:

1. Peel potatoes, boil in salted water until tender. Simultaneously boil hard boiled eggs. Then both cool and cut into small cubes.

2. Marinated mushrooms and cucumbers chop. Garlic is passed through the press. Grate the cheese on a medium grater. Apple to release from serdtsevinki and seeds and chop. Greens wash, dry, chop

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