Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 2 / 2
seaEE
User Rank
CEO
re: Diamond planet twice the size of Earth
seaEE   10/14/2012 6:07:03 AM
NO RATINGS
Is they sure it's diamonds, or could it merely be s Seen On Late Night TV Genuine Cubic Zirconia?

elPresidente
User Rank
Freelancer
re: Diamond planet twice the size of Earth
elPresidente   10/14/2012 5:07:57 AM
NO RATINGS
A planet that can only be interesting to women. Call me when they find a planet with Lamborghinis on the surface, with a core consisting of one, melted, 1958 Plymouth Fury

Bert22306
User Rank
CEO
re: Diamond planet twice the size of Earth
Bert22306   10/12/2012 8:41:46 PM
NO RATINGS
A "mere" 40 light years seems so close, and yet without a warp drive, not even generation travel would realistically get you there. We need a warp drive. Of course, if we could efficienty reach to 55 Cancri e, it would sure kill today's diamond industry! Still, when I heard that in the news last night, I was duly fascinated. Only so few years ago, many people were still doubting the existence of any other planets existing in the universe, outside of the Solar System. If that can be believed (then or now).

<<   <   Page 2 / 2


Flash Poll
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Max Maxfield

Fist Bumps & the Zombie Apocalypse
Max Maxfield
Post a comment
Are you concerned about the possibility of a Zombie Apocalypse or do you scoff at the thought of such an eventuality? If the latter, would you be surprised to hear that the US military has ...

Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer

Future Engineers: Don’t 'Trip Up' on Your College Road Trip
Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer
8 comments
A future engineer shares his impressions of a recent tour of top schools and offers advice on making the most of the time-honored tradition of the college road trip.

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
41 comments
I'm a big proponent of engineers learning financial basics. Why? Because engineers are making decisions all the time, in multiple ways. Having a good financial understanding guides these ...

Karen Field

July Cartoon Caption Contest: Let's Talk Some Trash
Karen Field
151 comments
Steve Jobs allegedly got his start by dumpster diving with the Computer Club at Homestead High in the early 1970s.

Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)