Interesting Scientific Predictions

While researching the current state-of-the-art in concurrent engineering, I came across an interesting list of prognostications, which today obviously look ridiculous.  These famous people actually made these statements: 1) “Everything that can be invented has been invented.” – Charles H.

Business in Arizona Desert

I’ve just returned from a business trip to Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona…  This is my fourth time in the last four years that I’ve ended up in the Arizona desert in August.  The temperatures in Phoenix on Wednesday reached 117

Copyrights and Fair Use

There is an interesting posting at TechCrunch that discusses the issue of copyrighted television broadcasts and the fair use of that information.   For example, the NFL likes to state effectively if you’re thinking about discussing last weekend’s game with family and friends,

New York Teacher Arrested?

This is a cute play-on-words provided to us courtesy of Joe Knecht…  NEW YORK — A public school teacher was arrested today at John F. Kennedy International Airport as he attempted to board a flight while in possession of a