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

The weekly newsletter for Fed2
by ibgames

EARTHDATE: January 15, 2017

Fed2 Star Index

In this week’s Fed2 Star: In this week’s Fed2 Star: laser fighting now in the game, a new part of the human body, the benefits of an after-lunch snooze, using drones to delivery vital medical supplies, physics explains why flood of molasses killed people, over-zealous use of search and replace strikes board game, idiot robber gives away his identity, how to cook on the ISS, and pictures of the moon Pandora. Plus Winding Down, the tech newsletter from Alan.

Official News

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Real life news: the human body has a new organ

Real life news: see, I told you afternoon naps were good for you!

Real life news: drones used to transport medicine

Real life news: why the Boston molasses flood was so deadly

Real life news: search and replace error strikes Trivial Pursuit game

Dumb criminal of the week: he used his debit card to rob a bank

On the web: cooking in space

Pictures of the week: Saturn’s mini-moon Pandora

Winding Down