Simulation of Space Debris orbiting Earth. Created by the Institute of Aerospace Systems of the Technische Universität Braunschweig and shown at the 3rd Braunschweig Lichtparcours from June 19th to September 30th, 2010.
Red: Satellites (operational or defunct)
Yellow: Rocket bodies
Green: Mission Related Objects (bolts, lens caps, etc.)
Blue: Solid rocket motor slag
White: Fragments from explosion events
1978 – Data entry clerks, keypunch operators – all on line now
1978 – Telephone operators – yeah, right
1978 – All manual keying at cash registers, employees doing price marks around stores – scanners/bar codes
1978 – Secretaries for all departments, additional for executives – all have pc’s
1978 – Copy clerks – mostly pdf today
1978 – All clothing hung on hangers in stores – comes in on hanger
1978 – Vast majority of [...]
VALLEJO (CBS 5) -– Copper theft is nothing new in the Bay Area. But thieves have been particularly busy in Vallejo, where several schools were stripped of the valuable metal in recent weeks.
The problem has become so bad, it may impact the return to school for some students.
At Franklin Middle School, Vallejo Assistant Superintendent Mel Jordan believes three to five thieves sliced through heavy duty bolts and metal brackets to [...]
BENGHAZI, Libya — In recent days, after weeks of delays and closed-door meetings, rebel leaders here have announced a slate of new appointments, including a defense chief and a minister for reconstruction and infrastructure. They have added members to a national council, to represent areas in southern, central and western Libya, all in an effort to bolster the revolution, better represent the country as [...]