Slight update to Chapter 7 images

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Thanks to John N. Rayner for pointing out that figure 7-41 wasn’t online. It turns out this is because the script that I wrote to convert the images refused to convert that figure for me because it was compressed with an algorithm that ImageMagick doesn’t support for legal reasons. That compression was used because the publishing team tweaked that image at some point, and I simply didn’t notice.

The problem has now been corrected, and I apologise for any inconvenience.

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Random fact for the day

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This came up in a conversation at work (believe it or not). The bikini (as in the swimsuit) is named after the French nuclear testing in the Pacific (as in bombing the living shit out of the Bikini Atoll). I have proof:

The modern bikini was invented by engineer Louis Reard in Paris in 1946 (introduced on July 5), and named after Bikini Atoll, the site of nuclear weapon tests in the Marshall Islands, on the reasoning that the burst of excitement it would cause would be like the atomic bomb.

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