Our Need to Listen – Message from CEO

Just as we were preparing for a post-Covid new normal as it were, the ground seems to have shifted beneath us. The events of last week have brought to the surface our need to re-examine our institutions, attitudes and responses. However complicated, emotional and history-laden some of the issues might be, certain things are very straightforward, and do not require debate.

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Lessons from ‘The Martian’

Recently saw ‘The Martian’. This and ‘Apollo 13’ are two of my most favorite movies of all time.

‘The Martian’ obviously has a lot of very real, relevant science (math, physics, botony), and engineering (mechanical, electrical, electronics). The author of the book upon which the movie is based, Andy Weir, a software engineer actually coded the trajectory simulation that is shown in the movie.

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