President Nixon had a speech prepared to deliver in the event the crew of Apollo 11 became stranded on the moon. It really should be no surprise; the fatal failure of the mission was a very real possibility and it’s only prudent to have a statement ready to go. It also should be no surprise… Continue reading The Greatest Speech Never Given
There’s no such thing as perfect. We can try to reach an ideal, but the realities of the world will always cause us to fall short. This truth holds for the purity of food. Sure, you’d ideally like your chocolate to contain zero insect parts. But in reality, some insects are going to make it… Continue reading There’s No Such Thing as Perfect: A Philosophy Held by the FDA
Yesterday, I touched a pregnant belly for the first time. I felt the baby kick. It was a friend of my housemate’s, and she was five months pregnant.
I’ve come across a lot of apps that make me go, “That is cool!” and then I see it is only available for iPhone, not Android. Plus, apps on Android sometimes have less features than their iPhone counterparts. Why is that? One source described the time it takes to develop Android apps– about 28% more… Continue reading Why do iPhones have better apps?
Tesla’s been in the news lately, with Elon Musk revealing his master plan today. So I’ve been binging on articles about Tesla and learned that we could have tens of thousands of autonomous cars on the road in two years! Here are the basics: Tesla makes fully electric cars with high-tech features. These cars are… Continue reading In Soviet Russia, Car Drives You