Weblog entries for 17 January 2005

Titan Calling
How a Swedish engineer saved the Cassini-Huygens mission through sheer persistence, insight and lots of improvisation.

Big and bad: how the SUV ran over automotive safety
Small cars are safe because they make their drivers feel unsafe. SUVs are unsafe because they make their drivers feel safe. That feeling of safety isn't the solution; it's the problem.

Cryptic crosswords are civilisation
Amazingly, cryptic crosswords are unique to Britain. Nowhere else in the world has them.

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These entries form part of Stephen Wettone's weblog, published in January 2005.

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