Carrying a WSPR beacon identifying as VE0EXP, the Polar Prince departed Victoria, British Columbia, on December 8th and is currently sailing past Central America on its way to Halifax via the Panama Canal. The WSPR beacon transmits on 40, 30, and 20 meters. Track its journey via APRS.

The Truth is Out There: In the $600 billion annual Defense Department budgets, the $22 million spent on the Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program was almost impossible to find. Which was how the Pentagon wanted it.

Are you old mature enough to remember these desktop screenshots?

I’ve reached the end of the work year and now it’s time to put the finishing touches on Christmas. Much of the shopping is complete and the kids will all be headed this way soon.

And according to the weather man, we might even enjoy a White Christmas. But he’s wrong more often that he’s right…