You likely are aware that I’m a fan of the Kerbal Space Program, a very cool and fun way to safely explore the process of designing, building, launching, navigating and landing spacecraft. Yep, cool and safe. Totally unlike reality. Earlier today I stumbled across this video that, while hosted by a Kerbal Space Program fan, goes into […]
Saw this Star Wars / Call Me Maybe mashup and couldn’t resist. It’s that kind of day 🙂
Very cool of the fine folks at Google to recognize the 31st anniversary of the Canadarm’s use in space with today’s Google Doodle.
Thought I’d take a moment and post a pocket paper organizer (I know, me, and paper? How low tech!) I’ve been working with. Basically, something to keep me on track, and write on when I quickly need to jot a note or something. Has the 2012 calendar which, if I remember, I’ll update to 2013. […]
Riding atop NASA’s modified Boeing 747 carrier aircraft, NASA’s drop-test article – the not quite an Orbiter Enterprise – flew to the New York area on April 27, 2012. It’s final home: the Intrepid Sea Air and Space Museum.
So, I’ve been watching the amazing work of Peter Hollens for a while now, both through Empire Avenue and his YouTube channel. And this Skyrim theme cover is some of his best. And yes, I’m writing about it because it hits a few areas for me, multi-voice tracks, video gaming, soundtracks. Oh, and it also […]
Canada isn’t the only nation having an election in May. Folks in the United Kingdom go to the polls on May 5th — and when they do, they’ll not only be selecting their leaders, they’ll be voting on a referendum to change they way votes are counted. And this has the chance to really make […]