Patrick Henry Hughes and Father
This family epitomizes everything awesome about humans. I’ll leave you to draw your own conclusions about the kind of hero’s you choose. For me, this sort of unconditional love, the triumph of human spirit, mankind’s universal connection to music, and the desire to be relevent in an incredibly complex society – all of this make […]
US Housing Market
Link: A Perspective on the US Housing Market – Portland Insights Many are keenly aware of the challenges facing economies around the world without the benefit of perspective on how we find our way out. This chart provides insight into the way household formations gradually force the need for new home construction. Household formations are […]
New Flying Machine!
At the end of October 2011, Thomas Senkel of e-volo made the first manned flight with an e-powered multicopter at an airstrip in the southwest of Germany. The flight lasted one minute and 30 seconds, after which the constructor and test pilot stated: “The flight characteristics are good natured. Without any steering input it would […]
Link: AmboTechnologies, ZPrinter® 650 A close personal friend recently commented on 3D Printing technology because this technology is in use where he works at the National Research Council. The “scanning” of the tool is more of a concept than it practically appears. An earlier video link showed a crescent wrench being reproduced from a “scan”. […]