Archive For December, 2009

2 articles

Quit Bugging Me: Cell Death.

You're working from home.  You trigger a remote transfer - a single update file is sent via a standard transfer protocol.  Part way through the file transfer, the cell phone goes down - actually - all the phones connected to that cell concentrator... go down.  This would be a bad thing to happen.  It actually did happen in a laboratory…

In the Shadows of Giants

When I was a child, the Apollos were flying, and the whole world was all about Mankind taking those first steps on Lunar soil. I remember my parents had this record, I think it came from a Time magazine. It was a little flimsy thing, noisy, and all it really was, was a speech. For whatever reason, that particular speech…