| 6:00 am on Dec 21, 2008 (gmt 0)|
| 10:31 am on Dec 21, 2008 (gmt 0)|
U.S. had an enormous headstart regarding atomic energy.
Exactly what did they do with it?
| 10:32 am on Dec 21, 2008 (gmt 0)|
looks like a lot of fun!
i never grew out of meccano :o)
| 1:15 pm on Dec 21, 2008 (gmt 0)|
Oh, now I know where the mouse originated from. Look at that deionizer. Then look at the picture inside the box. Look familiar? ;)
| 7:16 pm on Dec 21, 2008 (gmt 0)|
In more modern times, this happened:
| 7:55 pm on Dec 21, 2008 (gmt 0)|
slightly OT but related: When I was a kid I loooved LEGOs. Building things with all those blocks was fun. Today, LEGO has fully functional and programmable robotics kit - LEGO Mindstorms! Couple of more years and my kids will be big enough so that I can play with this..... errr, I mean they can play with it :)
| 6:16 pm on Dec 23, 2008 (gmt 0)|
I keep trying to convince my wife I need a lego mindstorm kit, and she keeps balking.
Oddly, she has no problem with my rocketry addiction. Go figure.