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

The weekly newsletter for Fed2
by ibgames

EARTHDATE: August 6, 2017

Fed2 Star Index

In this week’s Fed2 Star: we’re back from our break, Hazed wrote a guide explaining bitcoin, info about the eclipse in a few weeks, Google maps lets you tour the ISS, checking out rocks from the rings of Saturn, big dinosaur was not so fast after all, convicts carry out clever escape aided by peanut butter, new video lets you fly over Pluto’s surface, and a really cute camera robot is now on the ISS. Plus Winding Down, the tech newsletter from Alan.

Official News

Newsdroids return from their tune-up

Hazed’s guide to bitcoin

Real life news: countdown to the August total eclipse

Real life news: float through the ISS with Google street view

Real life news: Cassini captures rocks from Saturn’s rings

Real life news: T rex couldn’t run

Smart criminals of the week: prison escape using peanut butter

Video of the week: flying over Pluto

Picture of the week: robots… in… spaaaaace!

Winding Down