Monthly Archives: July 2019

Wind Turbine Design Challenges for Students – KidWind Challenge

https://www.kidwindchallenge.org/

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Restored Apollo 11 Moonwalk – Original NASA EVA Mission Video – Walking on the Moon

Original Mission Video as aired in July 1969 depicting the Apollo 11 astronauts conducting several tasks during extravehicular activity (EVA) operations on the surface of the moon. The EVA lasted approximately 2.5 hours with all scientific activities being completed satisfactorily. … Continue reading

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Moonshot: How Apollo Launched the Digital Revolution

WSJ’s The Future of Everything Podcast The Apollo program to go to the moon marks the only time humans have left our home planet to set foot on another world. The biggest effect of this voyage was transforming the civilization … Continue reading

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How things have changed

I was doing some searches on the internet and ran across a pdf of an old Radio Shack Catalog from 1989. This oldie but goodie just shows how much technology has changed in 30 years. Page 2: Fax machine, page … Continue reading

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New look

Went to make a change to the site and realized my theme was way out of date and broken. Hope you like the new look!

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‘Landing on Airwaves’: Documentary Remembers Apollo 11 Moon Landing – The Atlantic

https://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/593968/apollo-11/

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Learn to Program Your Future Overlords, with the MotionBlock Robotics STEM Kit

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Zero Hour / Airplane

This has nothing to do with anything I normally post, but I was blown away by a colleague who told me that the biggest joke of the movie Airplane, most people do not know……it is really based on a serious … Continue reading

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American kids would rather be YouTubers than astronauts.

This is a sad state of affairs but more US kids would rather be a YouTube Star than an Astronaut. This graphic Sums up the survey: The full article for Ars Technica is available HERE

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‎Apollo 11: What We Saw

A wonderful podcast on the history of the Apollo program. Also puts the push to the moon in historical context. If you are a space history buff…this podcast is for you! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/apollo-11-what-we-saw/id1471188269

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