Galileo flounders on software error

The failure of the European Union’s Galileo satellites to reach their intended orbital position was likely caused by software errors in the Fregat-MT rocket’s upper-stage, Russian newspaper Izvestia reported Thursday.

“The nonstandard operation of the integrated management system was likely … Read the rest

On different kinds of Untruth

Stoic

by Albert Brenner

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Man is not affected by events but by the view he takes of them. Epictetus

It is simply not a winning recipe anymore to use Reason as a tool to counter the … Read the rest