003 – NO MILLIMETERS IN ARCHITECTURE

By Christian Nielsen-Palacios | October 9, 2020 |

“The distance to the building shall be 29′-6 11/32″.” “Classrooms shall have an area of 116,250 ¼ square inches.” “And God said to Noah … the length of the ark shall be 137,100 mm …”  A bit ridiculous, right? When building codes...

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002 – ACCURACY

By Christian Nielsen-Palacios | September 19, 2020 |

Father Jesús Orbegozo, S.J., is now the Rector of the Jesuit school I attended in Caracas. But back in the early 70s, he was my Physics professor. In those days, hand-held calculators were a new thing (we were taught to...

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001 – WHY BLOG?

By Christian Nielsen-Palacios | September 5, 2020 |

Everybody’s doing it! Or so it seems. I am told you MUST blog if you want your website and social media to show up in Google and other search engines (that SEO thing), so that’s one reason I am doing...

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