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Back from Toorcamp & exhausted

I achieved my primary goal of getting a ham radio license, and I met all sorts of amazing people. If only one of them gets back to me I’ll be elated (already...

Plant Something Edible This Year

…or meet someone who is. Not to sound like a kook, but farmers aren’t getting the loans they need to plant out all those amber waves of grain that our indust...

What the Butler Saw

In 1894 Herman Casler, a former engineer for Edison, brought to market a motion picture machine that avoided expensive and dangerously flammable nitrate film...