Archive for July, 2008

“Vision for the space elevator”

I just saw a video on MSNBC.com entitled “Vision for the space elevator” (embedded below), and I’ve got to say, it’s inspiring. If they can get the technology working, we’d actually be able to get into space without burning a billion dead dinosaurs on each trip. Now if we could just focus our efforts on […]

Introducing 140 char (or less) JavaScript programs

Today I got tired of seeing yet another onclick=”obtrusivejavascript()” in HTML so I wrote a little program in protest. What I wanted to do though was to post the program to Twitter which has a 140 character limit so it was mildly challenging. Here it is: Fully expanded: var elems = document.getElementsByTagName(“*”); for (var i […]