What Do You Want To Do?

In the style of Colossal Cave Adventure and Zork, comes Beltway Adventure. Okay, it’s not really an interactive game, just the results of somebody else’s adventure. Really, you need to read the whole thing.

WELCOME TO ADVENTURE! WOULD YOU LIKE INSTRUCTIONS?
>YES
YOU ARE SOMEWHERE IN BELTWAY FOREST, WHERE SOME HAVE FOUND TREASURES OF GOLD ALTHOUGH SOME HAVE ENTERED AND NEVER BEEN SEEN AGAIN. MAGIC IS SAID TO WORK IN THE FOREST. I WILL BE YOUR EYES AND HANDS…
Go read the whole thing. It’s awesome and strangely accurate.

Saturday Coolness

Aside from my two year old daughter wrapping a bedsheet around her and calling it a dress… adorable… and aside from my littlest one crawling in bed and snuggling with me before we got up this morning, this is the most awesome thing I’ve seen today:

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So, what is it?

It’s nine entire amateur radio bands visible at once in what has to be the coolest SDR (Software Defined Radio) setup I’ve ever seen. WebSDR. Awesome. Just point, click, and listen.

Now don’t you want an amateur radio license?