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Nanthology - Steps Into The Future

Nanowrimo is a compelling challenge to write 50,000 words during November: that’s an average of 1667 words per day. My plan is to write a set of 30 short stories each 1667 words long instead.   1,698 more words


Doubling Down on Doge - Engineering Flight Test (EFT) 4

Our fourth Dogeship launch went up over Virginia this past weekend, racking up a second successful flight!  The Doge appears to have attained an altitude of roughly 65,000 feet with a flight time of one and a half hours.   261 more words


The Doge has Landed! - Engineering Flight Test (EFT) 3

Date: 14 March 2015
Equipment:  DS Rev 3 (aka Dogeship-3)
Launch: Greensboro, NC
Landing: Warrenton, NC
Time of Flight: 89 Minutes
Distance Travelled: 91 miles… 1,224 more words


The Most 1337 Doge Yet - Engineering Flight Test (EFT) 2

Date: 10 January 2015
Equipment:  DogeShip Rev 2 (aka DS-2)
Launch: Albany, NY
Landing:  Nashua, NH (targeted), Bernardston, MA (actual) –
Time of Flight: 84 minutes… 1,180 more words


Earth Day

In pictures: NASA releases pictures of Earth’s beauty

Nasa is marking Earth Day by releasing some of its best images of our planet taken from space – by its satellites, its research aircraft and astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) – in the past year. 176 more words