Tag Archives: Apollo

The Rocketeers: An Autobiographical Journey

Buzz Aldrin's boot print on the lunar surface, July 20, 1969. Public domain image via NASA. Seeing the Rocket Yard article about the model rocket launch at OWC Headquarters on July 16 commemorating the launch of Apollo 11 fifty years...

Women In Tech: A Software Engineering Pioneer

The term “software engineer” is ubiquitous today. It’s almost hard to imagine a time when it wasn’t a part of our general vocabulary. But the actual term “software engineer” was not coined until the 1960s. And without Margaret Hamilton, it...