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Re: [XP] Space pens [OT] (was: Losing Story Cards)

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  • Chip Whitmer
    ... From: Phlip To: Sent: Wednesday, April 09, 2003 10:03 AM Subject: Re: [XP] Space pens [OT]
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      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Phlip" <plumlee@...>
      To: <extremeprogramming@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Wednesday, April 09, 2003 10:03 AM
      Subject: Re: [XP] Space pens [OT] (was: Losing Story Cards)


      > > > http://www.snopes.com/business/genius/spacepen.htm
      > >
      > > Thanks for sending this. Too bad the story isn't true!
      > >
      > > But I really don't understand this logic: "Because of the fire in
      > > Apollo 1, in which three Astronauts died, NASA required a writing
      > > instrument that would not burn in a 100% oxygen atmosphere."
      >
      > This is probably a clumsy way to say the pen should not spark the oxygen
      and
      > start a fire.

      I guess Bic is out then... :-)

      - Chip Whitmer
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