In a sea of billions one, now two or many more souls laid bear. Glad to know that the argument I have within is probably part of the human condition rather than a deArangement exclusive of my mind. A habit, whose roots are long forgotten, of telling myself “You’re no good” is occasionally argued […]
Cool! This test of my second prototype worked. This first prototype didn’t. Not bad for an hour of work and less than five bucks of parts. Next step accelerometer and or gyroscope. I think I’ll try it with Parallax propeller, netdruino and arduino. I mounted the motors on the top of stronger spars with […]
Well I guess if NASA can do it in the open so can I. Fail that is. Openly. I remember watching several Mercury program missions failing spectacularly on the launch pad. So here is a quick post to document my first prototype test of a homemade on the cheap autonomous quad copter drone. I bought […]
I am up late, @bleroy tweeted a link to Tim Minchin’s “Storm” beat poem. I hope the #spokane community as exemplified by Spokane Poetry Slam get’s to see this. a related video is this cool time-lapse creation of the animated character Storm.