• How did the Apollo flight computers get men to the moon and back ?
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    How did the Apollo flight computers get men to the moon and back ?

    There has been much speculation by some as to how the flight computer aboard the Apollo missions managed to get men to the moon when it had just a tiny fraction of a computing power of something like a modern smartphone. But this is quite misleading as it was not one solitary computer controlling the Apollo craft there were four computers and there were no fancy touchscreens GUI’s or other things in a typical computer of today to waste resources on. The first of the 4 computers was the Saturn Launch Vehicle Digital Computer (LVDC). This got the rocket from the launch pad to the Earth orbit. Then there was…

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    My Parents Are Rich But Left Me Without Money

    Hello, guys! I’m Justin, and I recently bought a new cell phone. Nothing unusual, you might think, but for me this purchase is very special and here is why. Around a year ago my dad was promoted at work and we had to move to another city. Our new family income brought a new social status for all of us and our parents decided that the first thing to do was to get me into a new and better school. Together we chose the one, which definitely corresponded to their plans for my further education. It was a boarding school for boys, mostly from wealthy families, but I was ok…