Paul McKibbin

9 Flips | 3 Magazines | 4 Likes | 43 Following | @paulmckibbin | Not much to say! Schooled in New York. Tokyo and Australia, joined the Royal Australian Navy as an Officer in 1977 and was retired incapacitated in 2001 with the rank of Commander. Lives in Ryde, Sydney; NSW, AUST. Gay and happy

Two Companies Are Racing To Build The First Hyperloop

But both say first large-scale commercial version will be built overseas<p>The Hyperloop might be the brainchild of billionaire inventor Elon Musk, but if it is to become a reality it will be one of two other companies that first brings the futuristic transportation system to the world, reports the</i> …

How an episode of The Simpsons is made

After receiving notes and some creative direction, an episode’s writer takes two weeks to pen a first draft. "Almost all of the writing is done here at the Fox [lot] in one of two rewrite rooms," says Al Jean, who at the time of the interview is deep into production of the show’s upcoming 27th …

What If the Nazis Won? Inside Amazon’s ‘The Man in the High Castle’

What if the Nazis won the war?<p>What if Hitler beat the U.S. to the atomic bomb and dropped it on Washington, D.C.?<p>What if the Axis powers then divided …

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Why Isis fights | Martin Chulov

Jihadi fighters in Iraq and Syria reveal the apocalyptic motivations of the militant movement that has hijacked the Syrian uprising – and transformed the Middle East<p>For more than a century, Dabiq was one of northern Syria’s forsaken villages, a speck on a vast agricultural plain between the Turkish …

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Therma Luxe – Towel Warmer by Conair Home

Price: $199Warm towels, blankets, winter accessories and clothes can now stay cosy during those chilly winter days on the Therma Luxe. It’s an …

Apple iOS 9.1 Public Beta Available for Download

Apple has already announced the stable version of iOS 9 will hit existing devices starting September 16th. The company also seeded the first beta of …

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Tesla Model S P85D breaks Consumer Reports' test scale

Stop me if you think you've think that you've heard this one before.<p>The Tesla Model S is the best-performing new car in Consumer Reports' history. The Palo Alto auto maker's Model S P85D acquitted itself so well that it broke CR's testing scale, forcing the publication to recalibrate its future …

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