Archive for the ‘Engineering’ Category


November 15, 2012

Yesterday was quiet until the computer began acting up.  I couldn’t connect to the web.  It turned out to be the fault of the McAfee security suite.  Simple solution.  I uninstalled McAfee.  Lo & behold up came the internet!  I then went & installed Avast.

Why I love Science!

August 20, 2012

Sorry, Bruce Willis, asteroid wins in real ‘Armageddon’

So here’s a shocker: It turns out the 1998 asteroid disaster movie “Armageddon” was a tad unrealistic. In the film, a team led by Bruce Willis plants a nuclear bomb deep inside a 600-mile-wide (1,000 kilometers) asteroid as it…

What is in it for you!

August 18, 2012

Ever wonder what NASA does for you?

Check out SPINOFF:

Just the thing for Mars exploration!

August 18, 2012

I bet with today’s computers, this could fly.

AVRO CAR VZ-9AV “Flying Saucer”

For the space folk out there!

July 11, 2012

 Space Elevator Conference moves to the Museum of Flight!

Go Space!

June 21, 2012

I like this and will most likely contribute.

Something for the a budding biologist to consider.

May 24, 2012

No more jobs for the nonce!

May 11, 2012

Thank you to everyone who submitted a Planetary Resources’ employment application; the window in accepting new entries is closing on Friday, May 11th. We’ve received close to 2,000 resumes and are reviewing them in detail now. If you have already heard from us — we sincerely appreciate your effort in applying. There has been overwhelming interest around the globe and we are humbled by the outpouring of support.

Do you want to work in space?

April 24, 2012

They are hiring.

No way!

April 17, 2012

Here is one person who won’t buy it!