Scientists at the Canadian Research Facility built a gun specifically to launch dead chickens at the windshields of airliners and military jets, all traveling at maximum velocity. The idea is to simulate the frequent incidents of collisions with airborne fowl to test the strength of the windshields.
Friday, November 27, 2015
Thursday, November 26, 2015
I'm thankful that today is Thanksgiving. Hubby and I are going to have our Thanksgiving dinner on a train today. The train goes 32 miles into the foothills and we'll be enjoying some wine and a fine dinner. It's a three hour trip. No shopping, no preparation, no cooking and no cleanup.
Labels: Thankful Thursday
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
One day, a professor entered the classroom and asked his students to prepare for a surprise test. They all waited anxiously at their desks for the exam to begin. The professor handed out the exams with the text facing down, as usual. Once he handed them all out, he asked the students to turn over the papers.
Labels: Life's Lessons