Archive for November, 2009

US Airways flight 1529 on January 15th 2009 crash landed in the Hudson river barely six minutes after it took off from New York’s LaGuardia airport at 3:15PM. Two minutes into the flight, the Airbus 320 encountered a flock of Branta Canadensis (Canada goose) which both engines ingested and the flight lost thrust. The hero […]


It is not to the State that we owe the multitudinous useful inventions from the spade to the telephone; it is not the State which made possible extended navigation by a developed astronomy; it was not the State which made the discoveries in physics, chemistry, and the rest, which guide modern manufacturers; it was not […]