Author: Brad Wendel

Thank you, Robin Williams, for helping me.

As a lifelong fan of Robin Williams, his suicide yesterday impacted me in the same ways that it did for you, Faithful Reader:  disbelief, shock, sorrow, all mixed together with nostalgia, fond memories, favorite moments, best jokes and lessons learned.  When you think of Robin Williams you may picture him standing on top of his

Thank you, SpaceX!

Last night Elon Musk and SpaceX announced the arrival of Dragon V2 (version 2), the most innovative form of spaceflight since the space shuttle.  I’m truly amazed by what engineers can do these days.  I marvel at their skill, ingenuity and an unwillingness to accept failure.  Thanks to Musk and his team humanity will be