Fed2 Star - the newsletter for the space trading game Federation 2

The weekly newsletter for Fed2
by ibgames

EARTHDATE: August 30, 2015

Fed2 Star Index

In this week’s Fed2 Star: The Fed2 Star takes its summer break, Dawn sends back close-ups of Ceres, using a 3D printer to produce a cheap bionic hand, a flu jab you only need once, working long hours is killing you, Father Christmas has money troubles, how to weaponise a Barbie, an off-road wheelchair, and the Northern lights seen from space. Plus Alan’s tech newsletter, Winding Down.

Official News

It’s time for the newsdroids summer holiday

Real life news: close-up pictures of Ceres

Real life news: 3D-printed bionic hand wins prize

Real life news: multi-strain flu vaccine could provide universal protection

Real life news: see, I told you working hard was bad for you!

Real life news: Santa is going bankrupt

Doll of the week (or possibly knife of the week): the Swiss Army Barbie

Transport of the week: the wheelchair tank

Video of the week: aurora borealis from space

Winding Down