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Progress

Shaping up. I think it will need a bit more reinforcement than I thought.

Tranquility Rover Dev.

Here’s some rover photos, plans, and layouts I’ve been working on since the ASU fire marshall stopped responding to my emails.  Still trying to figure out if the…

Engine Combustion Tests

Awash, Adrift, Away – Walking Tour

View Awash, Adrift, Away – ART 115 3D Design Fall 2011 in a larger map Boats from my 3D Design class will be on display at ASU from…

High(ish) altitude camera tests

Since getting my keychain and gum cameras I’ve been shooting them up in rockets and sending them up with balloons.  Here are some videos from these experiments.  The…

Does it cost more to go to Mars or conquer Iraq?

Estimated cost of a single humanned mission to Mars: $400 billion. (Popular Science, March 2004) Estimated cost of the Iraq War: $797 billion.  (costofwar.com, October 2011) So, wait,…

Don’t sketch too late…

Or with IPA and Skrillex on repeat… UPDATE:  Oh, snap, there’s aftermath…

Fun facts about the Stratosphere

The stratosphere is the second layer of our planet’s atmosphere, wedged between the troposphere (1st layer) and mesosphere (3rd layer).  It reaches roughly from altitudes of 10km to…

Have we lost the spark? Interview with John Glenn

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy UPDATE:  Fun Quotations Either spaceflight will be proven a successful revolution that opened the heavens to…

Inspiration and Sketches

UARS reentry

Should be any minute now, look to the skies. For updates check out the satellites RSS feed. Or for an overview head to NASA. For those who haven’t…

Laurie Anderson

My committee told me to look into the work of Vitto Acconci, (which I did and I’ve got nothing against jacking off under a ramp while people walk…

Concerns about the American Space Program

So why do I want to make a spaceship?  In part as a response to some recent events: Space Shuttle Program Ended.  The plan to phase out the…

Solar Plexus

I think I’m going to build a space ship…

Thesis Proposals

Of course I’d have more than one… Met with my Committee (Dan Collins, Gregory Sale, Grisha Coleman) last wednesday to for some directional pointers and came away with…