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Fred Kiesche
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UI Design
Lately I've had several experiences that make me wonder if we've made any progress in hardware and software. Yes, things run faster and are more powerful. Yes, they are more capable. But are we, the other end of the equation, finding it easier or harder to ...
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Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day is a short video showing the appearance and disappearance of a supernova in a galaxy some 80 million light years away. For a brief time, one supernova can outshine all the other stars in its parent galaxy.
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They Keep Up the Sky
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows light pillars in the skies of Alaska.
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Morning Stars
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows the planetary lineup gracing the pre-dawn skies.
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AGC
An online simulator of the Apollo Guidance Computer . There's been some chatter of late about how you've got more computing power in your cellphone than the Apollo vehicles. Maybe we've got more computing power, but you'll need more than a cellphone to get ...
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Behind the Odyssey
Behind the scenes of 2001: A Space Odyssey. Some fantastic shots in here !
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Endless Streams
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows galaxies caught in a river: NGC 1531, NGC 1532 and others in the constellation of Eridanus (The River).
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Our Macintosh, Who Art In The Valley...
What is the religion of the Mac? Umberto Eco sheds some light on the matter .
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LIGO
Observatories can take on all sorts of form. Pictured in today's Astronomy Picture of the Day is one of the (massive) components of the LIGO Observatory. Are we on the cusp of a major announcement regarding gravity waves? The rumor mill certainly is churnin...
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Heavy Lights
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows the interior of NGC 6357.
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Release the Martian
An Australian candidate for the " Mars One mission" will inhabit the hab used in The Martian for five days. Potatoes will be available.
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Water World
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day is a nearly full-face image of "dwarf planet" Ceres, as imaged by NASA's Dawn spacecraft. Dawn is currently at it's lowest orbit around Ceres, investigating the makeup and geography of the body.
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    Legal Assistant, 2004 - present
  • United States Army
    Tank Gunner, 1985 - 1998
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There are those who call me "Tim".
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So many books, so little time, so many ex-lover's to bury.
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Husband, Father and a Pretty Good Cook. Reader of SF/F/Hi/Sci. Keeper of abandoned dogs. Catholic Liberal Conservative Militarist.
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  • United States Army
    Tank Gunnery, 1985 - 1998
  • Livingston College (Rutgers University)
    Labor Studies, 1977 - 1981
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