Diaspora of the Machines

130912171352-01-voyager-story-topRecently NASA has been in the news with the successful launch and recovery of the Orion space craft. This was a four hour two orbit test of the new capsule that is intended to support future manned missions beyond the Earth. In addition, there has been a huge growth of the space industry in the last decade including commercial ventures such as Space X and Blue Origin, as well as proposals to mine the asteroids. There is always a tremendous interest in sending people to space, and in fact it seems to be an imperative for the human race to escape potential future disaster scenarios on the Earth by seeking solace among the stars.
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Improvements

I am currently working on improving this blog and putting more projects and documentation on here that might be useful or interesting for people to see. I’ve spent a long time looking for a slightly better theme, but every time I find something I like, it ends up being the case that it won’t install properly or else it has issues on mobile, etc. Most frustrating. I’m trying to make the blog a bit easier to use from mobile devices.