Monday, March 07, 2005

Over designed.

Apropos of nothing, I was reminded recently that upon realising that conventional pens wouldn't work in a microgravity environment NASA spent millions of dollars developing one that would.

The russians gave their cosmonauts pencils...

1 comment:

  1. Imagine those naughtie Russians surprised faces when microscopic fragments of graphite started floating into the internals of all their shiny electronics.....