Boaty McBoatface Returns from its Weeks-long Mission Hailing frequencies open… › Forums › Science Fiction › Sci Minus Fi › Boaty McBoatface Returns from its Weeks-long Mission This topic contains 2 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by Steve W 8 months, 3 weeks ago. Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) Author Posts June 29, 2017 at 11:26 am #19816 ubikuberallesModerator Offline Boaty McBoatface Makes Its Triumphant Return, Hauling ‘Unprecedented Data’ There are actually three autosubs with the name “Boaty McBoatface” used by the science team. A more accurate name for them, of course, would be “Subby McSubface” but I digress. June 29, 2017 at 11:56 am #19817 EarlKeymaster Offline This reminds me of a code-optimizing tool I saw a sponsored tweet about a while back, designed to tighten up your code prior to compiling… …and the name of it was Bloaty McBloatface. June 29, 2017 at 10:11 pm #19832 Steve WParticipant Offline I thought the name was a reference to something from the Adult Swim show Sealab 2021. It certainly does sound like a name they’d come up with. Author Posts Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.