Can’t Solve a Problem, Maybe Its The Wrong Problem

Can’t Solve a Problem, Maybe Its The Wrong Problem

Often we have a problem we are trying to solve. In our life, at work, in design, product, or solution. However, if you are struggling, you are probably trying to answer the wrong question. Dr. Paul MacCready, one of the best mechanical engineers of the 20th century,...
Like Wine? You Better Pay Attention to Climate Change

Like Wine? You Better Pay Attention to Climate Change

Some of you may have read my recent blog post on Greta Thunberg, the Swedish climate change activist, and her mission to wake people up to the threats of climate change. While there is a consensus older white males revile her, one segment of that group that may start...
Airline Awards, US Carriers Are Not to be Seen

Airline Awards, US Carriers Are Not to be Seen

The 2019 awards for the best airlines are out. As there are a number of different award rankings, I will compare those of AirlineRatings.com, an aviation safety- and product-rating site based in Australia, and Skytrax, a consumer-aviation website based in the UK. The...