Week 13

posted Dec 2, 2018, 4:38 PM by david stafford

Today's scientists have substituted mathematics for experiments, and they wander off through equation after equation, and eventually build a structure which has no relation to reality.

 Nicola Tesla

Week 12

posted Nov 24, 2018, 4:51 PM by david stafford   [ updated Nov 24, 2018, 4:51 PM ]

The nicest thing about the rain is that it always stops...


Week 11

posted Nov 12, 2018, 8:08 PM by david stafford

"If you want to make an apple pie truly from scratch, you must first invent the universe".

                                   Carl Sagan: American Astrophysicist

Week 10

posted Nov 6, 2018, 1:04 PM by david stafford

Failure is central to engineering. 
Every single calculation that an engineer makes is a failure calculation. 
Successful engineering is all about understanding how things break or fail.

Henry Petroski

Week 8

posted Oct 21, 2018, 3:40 PM by david stafford

"Measure what can be measured, and make measurable what cannot be measured."

Galileo Galilei

Week 7

posted Oct 15, 2018, 2:00 PM by david stafford   [ updated Oct 15, 2018, 2:03 PM ]

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” 
― Mahatma Gandhi

Week 6

posted Oct 7, 2018, 7:50 PM by david stafford

"If I have seen further it is by standing on ye sholders of giants".
                                    ***Issac Newton***

Week 5

posted Oct 4, 2018, 1:21 PM by david stafford

In terms of being late or not starting at all, then it's never too late!
~Alison Headly~

Week 3

posted Sep 16, 2018, 6:53 AM by david stafford   [ updated Sep 16, 2018, 6:55 AM ]

"I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies, but not the madness of people."

  ^Issac Newton^

Week 2

posted Sep 8, 2018, 6:00 PM by david stafford   [ updated Sep 8, 2018, 6:02 PM ]

"Even the smallest act of service, the simplest act of kindness, is a way to honor those we lost, a way to reclaim that spirit of unity that followed 9/11"

*Barack Obama*

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