Re: aircraft engine names

From:         Steve Lacker <>
Organization: applied research laboratories
Date:         21 Jul 96 13:29:35 
References:   1 2 3
Followups:    1
Next article
View raw article
  or MIME structure

McElravy <> wrote:
>	Fokker 100 -- Scientists/Inventors (I think, I wasn't too good at those
> 		ones, I hesitated even mentioning this one for fear of looking
>		 daft  -- Leeuwenhoek, Oort)

Astronomers? The "Oort cloud" is the mass of comets surrounding the Sun, I
believe. I've heard of Leeuwenhoek, but don't remember what he did.

Steve Lacker	/	Applied Research Laboratories, The University of Texas
512-835-3286	/	PO Box 8029, Austin TX 78713-8029