Monthly Archives: August 2014

WorldCon Final Schedule

Only one more sleep, and I am headed for London, England for the 72nd World Science Fiction Convention, Loncon 3 I am looking forward to meeting old friends and making new ones–I started my WorldCon streak in the British Isles, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Beep, beep, bebeep, twentieth century calling…

Sputnik I left Earth in 1957–the first Space Shuttle, Columbia (STS-1) had its first orbital test flight in 1981. Twenty-four years. That sound like amazingly fast progress, from a polished metal sphere 58 cm (23 in) diameter, massing 83 kgs, … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Post | Leave a comment