Sunday, January 01, 2017

From a brief history of technology



I am not sure what is going on here, but I'd say it is unfinished. For me, in a way, technology starts with Sputnik. I can recall adults pointing to satellites moving in the sky after Sputnik. Shock and awed 1. Viet Nam and cluster bombing via my beloved B-52 was another step, more sinister. Computerized probability in action. Some coming out of the Army Math Research Center in Madison when I went there. Shocked and Awe 2. Not sure what comes next.. Jack Vaughan


http://history.nasa.gov/sputnik/sputnik.wav

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