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I'm a programmer and all-around nerd living in San Diego, California.
I work at JetHead Development Inc.

E-mail: Keith.S.Thompson@gmail.com


Dec
28
answered How to measure the diameter of a star?
Dec
23
answered When do natural leap years occur, on years based on the northern winter solstice?
Dec
23
answered Is the moon a planet?
Dec
18
answered How does gravity work underground?
Dec
8
answered How does space affect the human body (no space suit, no space craft)
Nov
30
answered Why can there be fire in space while there is no oxygen?
Nov
30
asked How plausible is a subsurface ocean on Pluto?
Nov
18
answered Why does the “Troll-Mobile” not work?
Nov
18
answered How does a mobile phone vibrate without any external force?
Nov
2
answered Does the rotation of the earth dramatically affect airplane flight time?
Oct
29
answered Why does an octave on a piano have the divisions of 8 white keys and 5 black keys?
Oct
26
answered Does $E$ really equal $mc^2$?
Oct
26
answered Why is this radio telescope's reflector spherical and not parabolic?
Oct
16
answered Which way do spiral galaxies rotate?
Oct
12
answered A mirror flips left and right, but not up and down
Oct
7
answered Why is Uranus's axis of rotation tilted?
Oct
6
answered Density of stars near the center of the Milky Way
Oct
5
answered Are there planets that do not rotate on their axis?
Oct
4
answered Why are most astronomy things spherical in the shape (like, the Sun, the Moon, the Earth, and other planets)?
Oct
4
answered Will Neptune change Pluto's orbit some day?