Some of Murphy’s Laws

Law of Mechanical Repair – After your hands become coated with grease, your nose will begin to itch and you’ll have to pee. Law of Gravity – Any tool, nut, bolt, screw, when dropped, will roll to the least accessible

Blue Angels Overhead

With the Dayton Air Show this weekend, we had the US Navy Blue Angels flying their F-18 jets right over our house.  I caught a few photos of the airplanes during their low-level pass with my Canon Digital Rebel XT.

Solar Powered Jet Fighters?

We all know how important it is to control climate change (sarcasm).  Well, the Obama administration obligated $70 billion for the defense department to spend on climate technologies.  This cartoon sums it up nicely:

Factoids about Inventors

Thanks to Strange Cosmos… Interesting facts about inventors: In 1894, Lord Kelvin predicted that heavier-than-air flying machines were impossible. Air-filled tires were used on bicycles before they were used on cars. The first neon sign was made in 1923 for

Bicycling from Dayton to Troy

I did a 30 mile bicycle ride with my buddy Marc.  We followed along the route of the old Miami Erie Canal.  It’s pretty interesting to see the nearly 200 year old ditches and locks from the canals still in existence on