Geeks in Space

Maybe someday, Bill Gates will be launched into space – and left there.

Linux Rocket Hits the Launch Pad
By Michelle Delio

“Eight people and a dozen laptops were crammed into a tiny windowless conference room at 5 p.m. last Monday. On the laptops: untested code. On the conference table: piles of silicon and metal. On the people’s minds: escalating, deadline-induced panic. “