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Battar
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Battar   11/6/2013 9:18:13 AM
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What I learned from StarTrek is that wherever you venture in the galaxy, sentient life forms speak English.

What I learned from real life is that this does not hold true on Earth, not even in English speaking countries, and certainly not in the offices of patent attorneys,

Does anyone remember the song, "Star-trekking across the unoverse, only going forward, 'cos we can't find reverse"

Elizabeth M
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Star Trek as inspiration
Elizabeth M   11/6/2013 6:37:23 AM
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It's no surprise that Star Trek is an inspiration for generations of engineers. These are quite insightful bits of wisdom to glean from that classic show, and make a lot of sense for the state of engineering even today.

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