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    I'm a woodworker so in the shop there are cases...

    I'm a woodworker so in the shop there are cases of soft masks, respirator masks & refills for spraying finishes, and innumerable face shield refills for when I'm using the saws, shaper, power planer...
  2. Jeff Foust @jeff_foust Looks like the FAA NOTAM...

    Jeff Foust @jeff_foust
    Looks like the FAA NOTAM is posted for a SpaceX Starship SN3 static fire test as soon as Wednesday:

    https://tfr.faa.gov/save_pages/detail_0_1989.html …
    12:24 PM - Mar 30,...
  3. Starship SN-03 is on the pad at Boca Chica TX...

    Starship SN-03 is on the pad at Boca Chica TX preparing fof pressure tests, static fires and hops. 3 large hydraulic jack's have been installed to simulate Raptor thrust loads during the pressure...
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    Residency is a shared State and Federal function....

    Residency is a shared State and Federal function. Both use the birth certificate, which is usually issued by the County or Parish (regional govt. between City & State).

    State: drivers license,...
  5. SpaceX gets a single-source NASA contract to haul...

    SpaceX gets a single-source NASA contract to haul Lunar Gateway cargo using a new vehicle launched using Falcon Heavy:

    Dragon XL, or DXL
    ...
  6. Starshio SN-03's propulsion module being moved to...

    Starshio SN-03's propulsion module being moved to the pad for pressure tests, static fires, and test hops & flights.

    https://youtu.be/rTzETiB4ZIU

    https://youtu.be/tD2OTUQ54LU

    On the test...
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    This is changing fast. Abbott just announced a...

    This is changing fast. Abbott just announced a rapid bedside test which uses an automated machine that's in 18,000 locations to test for flu. They're ramping fast.



    Directly related to above,...
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    The govt. usually works with vendors during an...

    The govt. usually works with vendors during an emergency like this, but if one of two give them trouble or try to profiteer the hammer comes down. This is why after WW-2 most of the wartime rules...
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    Trump has called up US military reserves, mostly...

    Trump has called up US military reserves, mostly to expedite logistics and help the US Army Corps of Engineers convert hotel & dorm rooms and large venues into equipped negative-pressure ICU rooms.
    ...
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    GM and Ventec weren't working fast enough on...

    GM and Ventec weren't working fast enough on their ventilator project so POTUS just brought down Mjölnir;

    Homeland Security and Health & Human Services can use the Defense Production Act to FORCE...
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    UK's Imperial College has revised its model ...

    UK's Imperial College has revised its model

    https://www.newscientist.com/article/2238578-uk-has-enough-intensive-care-units-for-coronavirus-expert-predicts/#
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    Agreed!! China has been lying their asses off...

    Agreed!! China has been lying their asses off since November with no sign of letting up.

    Tesla's CEO Elon Musk and Medtronic CEO Omar Ishrak confirm Tesla's Buffalo
    New York Gigafactory (Giga...
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    Ventilator update Ford, GM, and Tesla (with...

    Ventilator update

    Ford, GM, and Tesla (with SpaceX) have received FDA regulatory waivers to produce ventilators.

    Normally producers need qualification and there's a regulatory jungle, but...
  14. Crew Dragon DM-2 mission to ISS: late May, 2020 ...

    Crew Dragon DM-2 mission to ISS: late May, 2020

    https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-spacex-invite-media-to-first-crew-launch-to-station-from-america-since-2011
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    In the US many seniors live independently, either...

    In the US many seniors live independently, either in senior apartments or their own home.

    Senior apartments (which get federal govt subsidies so federal rules) are now on a Level 4 lockdown;...
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    Type O has a significantly lower risk and I'm O...

    Type O has a significantly lower risk and I'm O negative - the universal donor.

    So long as I test CoVid-19 negative the vampires in blue will have me on speed dial (as they have since 1969). ...
  17. Boca Chica's definitely evolving into a...

    Boca Chica's definitely evolving into a space-shipyard, and Starship test vehicle SN3 is stacking.


    https://youtu.be/AgZQ_WLCnUs
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    It looks like Iran is a total Charlie Foxtrot,...

    It looks like Iran is a total Charlie Foxtrot, with the holy city of Qom, power base of the mullahs, the epicenter. Heard they lick or kiss a shrine, which spreads virii like crazy.

    Guess they've...
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    Trump is invoking the Defense Production Act. ...

    Trump is invoking the Defense Production Act.

    US hospitals have about 160,000 ventilators, and the US Strategic Stockpile has about 13,000 more. Now the feds can order/force the production of...
  20. StarLink v1 Launch 5 stream SpaceX ✔ @SpaceX...

    StarLink v1 Launch 5 stream

    SpaceX ✔ @SpaceX
    Targeting Wednesday, March 18 at 8:16 a.m. EDT, 12:16 UTC, for Falcon 9's launch of Starlink from LC-39A in Florida


    https://youtu.be/I4sMhHbHYXM
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    Tonight we baked some potatoes & grilled some 4oz...

    Tonight we baked some potatoes & grilled some 4oz steaks. Halved the potatoes, crushed the centers then topped "em with steamed broccoli. Drizzled a bit of melted Wisconsin Brick cheese on top.
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  22. Yesterday's StarLink launch was aborted at T-0...

    Yesterday's StarLink launch was aborted at T-0 due to an "out of family" fault; one engine's thrust was too high.

    New date: March 18
    New time: 0816 Eastern (1216 UT)

    This launch will be the...
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    In MI home schooling is a big thing, and legal,...

    In MI home schooling is a big thing, and legal, so long ago the State started offering online education as an official option. Seems that decision was a really good one.
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    MI's governor barrs events with over 250 people....

    MI's governor barrs events with over 250 people.

    Trump to invoke the Stafford Act, a national emergency. Among other things, it eases emergency funding to the states.
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    People who are holes up for 2-3 weeks are still...

    People who are holes up for 2-3 weeks are still going to use the potty :)

    Michigan cases jump to 12, almost all with a recent travel history.

    Positives confirmed in state labs, but private...
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