Category Archives: Technology

Reusable

Source SPACE.com: All about our solar system, outer space and exploration. Send to Kindle

Posted in Science, Space, Technology | Leave a comment

To Mars

Source SPACE.com: All about our solar system, outer space and exploration. Send to Kindle

Posted in Science, Space, Technology | Leave a comment

Solar Power

The city of Lancaster, California has become very friendly to solar power generation. This is not much of a surprise, given that Lancaster is located in the high desert and has 281 sunny days out of 365 days per year. … Continue reading

Posted in Science, Technology | Leave a comment

Soviet Lunar Aspirations

When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin stepped upon the lunar surface on July 20, 1969, the Soviet attempt at winning the space race was over. They soon claimed that there had been no the race, they had not been interested … Continue reading

Posted in Space, Technology | Leave a comment

Progress

I first visited Disneyland around 1971. My father, then in the Air Force, was back from his second tour of duty in Viet-Nam and got stationed at a small town in Nevada called Fallon, about sixty miles east of Reno. … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Leave a comment

The New

I am what would be called an “early adopter.” That is, if I can afford it, I tend to quickly embrace new technology. I purchased my first computer in 1980, a Commodore Vic-20. At the time, I was in my … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Leave a comment

Mercury

Source SPACE.com: All about our solar system, outer space and exploration Send to Kindle

Posted in Science, Space, Technology | Leave a comment

Singularity

Benjamin Franklin was an intelligent, well-read individual, with an open and inquisitive mind. He was fascinated by science and contributed immensely to our understanding of electricity. More importantly, he was a major player in the creation of the United States. … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Science, Technology | Leave a comment

Dyson Spheres

Source SPACE.com: All about our solar system, outer space and exploration. Send to Kindle

Posted in Science, Science Fiction, Space, Technology | Leave a comment

The Importance of Backups

One of the more important things I learned in the dark ages of computing was the importance of backing up my work. About twenty-five years ago when I taught at Los Angeles Baptist College—which subsequently became The Master’s College—my office … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Leave a comment