Technology

Miami Florida Supercon 2013

Miami Florida Supercon 2013

A couple weeks ago my oldest, A, and I headed down to Miami for the weekend to visit the Florida Supercon. I have been going to cons for about 13 years, off and on, and as soon as A was old enough to grasp what it was, I started taking him (and C, though he(…)

GRAIL LAUNCH

GRAIL LAUNCH

  MEDIA RELEASE   Brevard Resident is One of 150 Selected to Attend NASA Tweetup for Launch of Twin Lunar-Bound GRAIL Spacecraft Sept. 7 – 8, 2011 NASA Twitter Followers Will Tweet from Kennedy Space Center, Fla. Melbourne, Florida  August 17, 2011 – NASA will bring together 150 Twitter followers to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center(…)

Juno Launch

Juno Launch

Yesterday, the Juno spacecraft was launched via a Atlas V rocket from Kennedy Space Center. We are lucky enough to live about 3o minutes south of the KSC and get to view launches as often as they have them from our back yard (weather/clouds permitting, of course). Ever since A was a baby, I have(…)

Treasure Hunting (Geocaching)

Treasure Hunting (Geocaching)

If you love the outdoors, it is only natural to teach your children about its wonders. Geocaching offers you a great way to do just that. It’s a high-tech treasure hunt that can help engage your kids in the natural world. Geocaching uses a GPS handheld device to find where items are hidden by their(…)