- What Lurks Below NASA’s Chamber A?
Hidden beneath Chamber A at the Johnson Space Center is an area engineers used to test critical contamination control technology that has helped keep our James Webb Space Telescope clean during cryogenic testing.
Category Archives: Preparedness
This is a good basic article about what to do when faced with traumatic injuries. Field Medicine for Terrorist Attacks | Active Response Training. A couple of notes to pay attention to. “Get out of Dodge”. The risk of secondary … Continue reading
If you don’t already read the Raconteur Report, you should. Well written and often humorous, it is a bright spot in the gloomy news that seems to face us an a frequent basis. Aesop recently embarked on telling a tale … Continue reading
Many have used that phrase to describe the fall of the Roman Empire, the sunset of the British Empire, and so forth. Today, I am going to use that phrase as I redirect you to another post. Author Sarah Hoyt … Continue reading
I was in DC Sun – Tuesday this week. During that time there were a lot of colleagues that were local and without power. The local media coverage was all encompassing. For me, it was one of those meh moments. … Continue reading
A timely little piece over at the Art of Manliness, that covers how to read and use a topographic map. GPS is great, and it is a whole lot easier to than trying to triangulate a position where the terrain … Continue reading
An interesting post up at Paul Merkel that discusses a complimentary skill set. In this case the set is pretty run of the mill to me but, evidently it is not for other folks. For every single review written that … Continue reading
This is interesting. A peice on The Wall Street Journal’s MarketWatch site today. 9 Strategies if the worst-case scenarios come true. I am thinking, okay another what to do with your investments to minimize your risk. There is a little … Continue reading
The folks over at Cheaper Than Dirt have a blog that they use to drive business. Hey, it is a commercial world out there, and we are still an economy that is based on capitalism, good for them. Every once … Continue reading
Over at Cheaper Than Dirt, Top Shot competitor Ashley Spurlin makes some great commonsense points about knowing your surroundings…. in the dark. Go read it, it’s a good reminder on what being prepared includes. To take it a step further, … Continue reading