Den (dewhitton) wrote,
Den
dewhitton

From the "I Didn't Know That" files.

the computers on the Space Shuttles use 8086 chips and 8" floppies.

No, really!

How Nasa faked the moon landings.

And according to this test, my Top Spots in the US are (in order) Olympia or Tacoma, Washington, Harrisburg or Easton, Pensylvania, and Bar Harbor or Lewiston, Main.

Which is nice.
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