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Colonel Sandurz: Prepare ship for light speed!
Dark Helmet: No-no-no, light speed is too slow!
Colonel Sandurz: Light speed too slow?
Dark Helmet: Yes, we’re gonna have to go right to… Ludicrous speed! 20 more words


heading into heart of season


Clear blue sky all day, dry air after the muggies were cleared out by a cool front, and with a race planned for Thursday (can’t decide between a 5k and a 4 miler, looks like more people I know will be at the 5k but I wouldn’t mind a do over in a 4 miler on a more comfortable evening), did six 200 meter stride outs on the track just to shake out the legs some.   50 more words


A Bartender booked to work at The Grove Hotel in Hertfordshire last weekend is this afternoon answering questions from a selection of eminent scientists after inadvertently breaking the laws of physics on route to the job. 359 more words


The Philippines, A Naval Powerhouse From 1763-1821.

No one thought that the Philippines would become the forerunner in the space race. While the rest of us were devising plans to go back to the moon, and figuring out how to send a manned mission to Mars they were perfecting faster than light travel. 956 more words


Could computers reach light speed?

Light waves trapped on a metal’s surface travel nearly as fast as light through the air, and new research at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory shows these waves, called surface plasmons, travel far enough to possibly be useful for ultra-fast electronic circuit interconnects. 381 more words


Flight Bags from LightSpeed? …the BEST for ME!

Finding the perfect flight bag is like searching for Bigfoot… I’m not totally convinced it exists. Once I accepted this notion, I decided to try to find the BEST flight bag. 963 more words

For Pilots

SR #25: FTL Drive

We’re finally sliding into home plate in this series (it’s baseball season, so I get to use baseball metaphors now). After spending a lot of time looking into how… 1,303 more words