[Previously titled “Grandma got run over by a … computer”] [To begin this story at the beginning, click here.] Grandma vs. the Alien The plan was to start around noon getting the new computer unpacked and set up — a… Read More ›
Most readers probably won’t care, but my favorite high-altitude (11,600 ft.) webcam, TundraCam, is back in operation. The TundraCam is fully controllable, with zoom and pan functions, and has a spectacular view of the Rocky Mountain high country west of… Read More ›
DENVER, CO — Be it known that the wonderful city of Denver does not, and in the foreseeable future does not expect to, harbor any extraterrestrials. Yes, we do have aliens here, but not the 4-foot-tall gray type. ET and… Read More ›
The Phoenix Mars Lander has just settled successfully, softly on the surface of of the Red Planet! Not a bouncing, rolling landing like previous probes, but standing on its own legs, like the big guys. Wow. Congratulations to NASA and the JPL… Read More ›
Expecting some tech support today on that annoying runtime error I’m getting. So nice to have a son in the business!