It’s been a long time…

Well, well… It’s been a really long time since I’ve last blogged. Some might say I even fell off the face of the Earth. But fortunately for me, that didn’t happen. This will probably sound pretty trite, but “I’ve been busy”. Really busy. Busy with what you may ask… well… At work we’ve been busy…


More details on space plan

A few weeks ago I put up some posts about Bush’s new space plan… Just following up more on this story, he outlined more of this plan today. Read about it here.


Bold Space Initiative

A few weeks ago I posted an article about the possibility of new missions to the moon. Here’s another article along the same lines.   Also, if you’re interested in up-to-date images from the Mars Rover (Spirit), check out this page. Very cool stuff! I can’t wait until they post more photos.

New Mission to the Moon

President Bush reportedly wants to send a mission to the moon to hopefully leave a more permanent presence there. This is phenomenal! This is exactly what we need. A new generation of excitement for space exploration. I have been a long time proponent of exploring space and have always believed that having a station on…


Time Travel?

It may sound crazy, but is it really a possibility? According to Prof. Ronald Mallett at the University of Connecticut it is a possibility. He has a theory that’s not that far fetched. For those inclined towards Physics, here’s the paper. Here’s an explanation for those not endowed with Physics knowledge.


Everett… no Everest tails

Stephen Forte talks of his amazing experience at the top of the world. Dude, You ROCK!!! When you’re out in Redmond, give me a shout.


Want to backup your XBOX?

Here’s a .NET project on SourceForge that will let you back up your XBOX to a remote location. Very cool! (SourceFroge Link)


Fry’s eXPerience

I apologize for the non-.NET post, but it’s about Fry’s… a geek’s heaven. Today I decided to see what all this fuss about Fry’s is. I’ve heard and read many things about Fry’s Electronics stores from countless people. To me, being a displaced New Yorker (and still a New Yorker in spirit) I felt that…


Jedi Kid: Revisited

Ok, a while ago Steve posted a link to the Jedi Kid. Tonight over dinner one of my friends, Chris, pointed out this site. It has 56 clones of the original movie. Plus, there’s a petition that will put the kid in Episode III (and supposedly George Lucas has agreed to this too if some…


iPod Alternatives

I must admit, Apple got one thing right… the iPods. It’s an elegant piece of technology, albiet a very simple one. However, apparently now there are other manufacturers who are coming out with similar looking devices. Michael W talks about some of these in his recent post.