June 11, 2012
Hello, Can You Hear Me?
VietNamNet Bridge — Though they are old, young people have to admire them for their ‘teen-style.’
Posted by Jerome Doolittle at June 11, 2012 03:36 PM
Stories like the one you cited cause me to feel good about the possibilities of a very bright future for humans. With due apologies to Joe Bageant.
Here's another one, a technology that could revolutionize travel and that's something on the order of 50 times more efficient than old fashioned jet airplane travel. I wonder what the Wright brothers would have to say about something that would render their technology obsolete.
...contemplating it all all while humming to the tune of "i'm leaving, on a vac train, don't know when I'll be back again...".
You should see my mother (92) operating her newly bought Netbook, exchanging mails with her friend in Australia and skyping my brother in Perth ... ;-)