Since we all had to miss this year’s OHS – http://vimeo.com/album/3114662
Saving this now that Openeering is down – http://openhardwarelabs.com/pcb-design-software/
Hey, rocket scientists – are these typical? https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/536258543675252739
Open Source goes mainstream
So, one of the things I like to do when traveling for work is read about how other groups do their things and think about how Mach 30 can apply lessons from the books to its operations. I’m currently reading “The Year Without Pants” and the following idea hit me for a position each Mach 30 project should have.
Project cheerleader – someone attached to a project to observe and share the cool things happening in the project however they see fit (blog, YouTube, events, Twitter, etc). This ensures there is someone on each project focused on marketing and communication aspects of the project.
Well, hello! Need a snappy reply from Mach 30….J.? https://twitter.com/jeff_foust/status/531920757472104449
Wikipedia has a good summary of the SS2 accident here – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2014_Virgin_Galactic_crash. Early investigation indicates the accident resulted from a structural failure when the feather started to move during powered flight after being prematurely unlocked.