Big success at GSA-Houston

Big success at GSA-Houston

We had a huge week at the GSA meeting in Houston. We were told many times that we had the most interesting of the hundreds of interesting booths there. Yesterday was super busy as word spread and people sent colleagues and department heads (who hold the purse strings)...

Geobong V is a success.

Geobong V is a success.

OK, the first thing we need is a socially acceptable name for this device, because the joke name that stuck to it is not going to work. Aside from that, today’s first run for this prototype was beautiful. It contains media in four sizes/colors, and does a bunch...

Cool machines, the Em4 gets closer to done.

Cool machines, the Em4 gets closer to done.

We’re crazy busy; doing some emergency assessment on the St. Louis creek where a few houses are threatened, building and shipping Emriver models, and of course working on our Em4. We got nearly 2,000 pounds of ground melamine last Friday. It’s sorted by...

Spring, bikes, and (big news) a standpipe.

Spring, bikes, and (big news) a standpipe.

Kate rode to work today with her Wike trailer. Here she is with JaJa in nice early morning light in front of our house. I came home today just in time to see our resident Cooper’s hawk kill a snake and take it to the nest just off to the right in this photo. How...

How much science is too much?

How much science is too much?

We’re working on a long list for the Em4 model that now includes problems of color and chroma (relative brightness). Another branch of science to explore. Here’s a possible media combination, and the technology involves color and human perception. We want...