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

The weekly newsletter for Fed2
by ibgames

EARTHDATE: January 24, 2016

Fed2 Star Index

In this week’s Fed2 Star: More information about the plans for ship fighting, a new giant planet on the edge of Sol, Space X rocket touches down then falls over and blows up, Curiosity’s pictures of Mars dunes, terrible password choices still popular, belting out songs from musicals benefits dementia patients, best excuse ever for getting something wrong, an alarm clock that will really wake you up, and what happens when you give a selfie-stick to a dog. Plus Alan’s tech newsletter, Winding Down.

Official News

Ship fighting plans: restrictions on weapons firing

Real life news: could there be a ninth planet in the Solar System?

Real life news: Space X rocket last-minute fail

Real life news: Martian sand dunes snapped by Curiosity

Real life news: the most popular passwords used last year

Real life news: see, I told you singing show tunes was good for you!

Excuse of the week: it’s not a mistake, it’s art!

Alarm clock of the week: the face slapper

Video of the week: selfie-stick dog

Winding Down