[ih] ARPANET and Apollo 11

John R. Levine johnl at iecc.com
Thu Mar 12 17:21:56 PDT 2015

> It is an amazing feat, but it doesn’t lay the ground work for the next step.

Agreed.  Given how much trouble they've having with the effects of 
zero gravity, it's clear they need to so some sort of rotating thing to 
produce artificial gravity.  As far as I know, nobody has any idea how 
much artificial gravity would be enough.


>>> in the aftermath of Sputnik 1. Then they needed one cycle of intense
>>> systems development, and neither of them suffered from second-system
>>> syndrome, ...
>> Hmmn.  So we should now compare the Space Shuttle to the Internet.
>> ...

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