#1 By: Cory Doctorow, November 7th, 2013 15:44
#2 By: Raybert, November 7th, 2013 15:49
Cool. Now I can fact check 'Enigma'.
#3 By: Cary, November 7th, 2013 17:53
I want to see how many times Turning wrote "I am a homosexual you ignorant twat" in unbreakable code...
#4 By: George Michaelson, November 7th, 2013 19:00
mercury is used to make things like mercury fulminate. when a war is on, you need det cord and the like..
#5 By: Eric S., November 8th, 2013 10:27
Wait, why are there references to some American named Lawrence Pritchard Waterhouse and a German named Hacklheber? I don't remember them in any history books. . .
#6 By: Ramone, November 8th, 2013 14:59
There's a really good BBC mini series about the codebreakers called Bletchley Circle: http://www.pbs.org/program/bletchley-circle/
#7 By: Raybert, November 9th, 2013 06:26
At first I just wanted to 'like' this but then I found that I was compelled to point out that you'd have to breake the unbreakable code first, so ...
Sorry about the pedantry.
'Sometimes it's not easy being me.' - Douglas Adams
#8 By: Cary, November 11th, 2013 13:16
Defined as unbreakable at the time...
#9 By: Raybert, November 11th, 2013 13:33
You are technically correct. The best kind of correct!
#10 By: Cory Doctorow, November 12th, 2013 15:44
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