Joseph Abbott (faxpaladin) wrote,
Joseph Abbott

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The Soyuz is docked

Praise be to the Mac mini - I was able to watch the Soyuz capsule carrying the next space station crew dock, and the video window was actually bigger than a postage stamp. That happens when you go up in processor speed by a factor of ten. I think I'm still going to bug the cable company to add the NASA-TV channel before the first new shuttle flight next month. Meanwhile, they may open the hatches and hold the welcoming ceremony earlier than planned. Standing by...

I had planned to go to Austin today for the art-car parade but I was feeling a bit under the weather this morning and afternoon. I'm trying some Claritin now; we'll see if that helps.

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