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Sunday 24 January 2016
by Wulf
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The Longbow Puzzle

I don’t think I’ve spent too many sleepless nights worrying about why many medieval nations stuck with using crossbows when England switched to the superior longbow. In fact, as much as I’d thought about it at all, I’d assumed that … Continue reading

Friday 22 January 2016
by Wulf
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Driftwood

I had a creative session with Ableton last night, exploring how to integrate lines played on my bass with material from the clips library and also experimenting with creating and tweaking effects racks. The result is ‘Driftwood’: [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/243132262″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” … Continue reading

Thursday 21 January 2016
by Wulf
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Antichthon

Discussion of Planet Nine, the temporary name of a hypothetical planet in the solar system, is making me think big. It potentially explains the orbiting patterns of several Kuiper Belt Objects. We have never directly observed it but the models … Continue reading

Tuesday 19 January 2016
by Wulf
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And It Arrived

Following on from yesterday, the replacement Akai APC Key 25 arrived this morning. That’s impressive service from Amazon and I can get back to churning out the hits. Or, at least, I can’t make a faulty bit of equipment my … Continue reading