Monthly Archives: December 2007

From Around the Internet

Three things to Ponder: 1. Cows 2. The Constitution 3 The Ten Commandments Cows Is it just me, or does anyone else find it amazing that during the mad cow epidemic our government could track a single cow, born in … Continue reading

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Mac OS X Upgrade

Spent most of yesterday, and part of the day before upgrading the three Macintoshes in our house. the two laptops went painlessly. For some reason my PowerMac Pro had a HFS+ file system and Leopard requires a Journalled HFS+ file … Continue reading

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Bigelow to support crew/cargo capsule development

Hobbyspace reports on a Smithsonian Air & Space Magazine article, that quotes Robert Bigelow of Bigelow Aerospace saying: So, rather than wait around for the launch industry to deliver, Bigelow is reluctantly entering the arena as a player. “I didn’t … Continue reading

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Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer–A review

Loved this movie. Lots of action. And of course, Jessica Alba! The PG rating on this movie is about right. The action is intense, but no serious blood, and no overt sexual situations. Just a fun movie, with a surprise … Continue reading

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Government and Health Care: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly

TCSDaily has an article by Arnold Kling that looks at health care in terms of what works, instead of what’s considered politically correct, or what scores the correct political points. To summarize, he looks at three areas of health care, … Continue reading

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Night Shift could cause cancer

This is a new one. According to this Seattle Times article, you could get cancer by working the night shift. It is a surprising step validating a concept once considered wacky. And it is based on research that finds higher … Continue reading

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Google Earmarks 100s of millions for Green Power

According to this MarketWatch article this week, Google is planning to invest a significant amount of money in “green” power. Their hope is “Renewable Energy Cheaper than Coal.” Hope they succeed, in that I’d like to see cheaper energy, and … Continue reading

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