Welcome to spacefem.com. I started this site one million years ago in a time when people made homepages about themselves. The world has changed but it's still nice to have a place where I can throw ideas. Some highlights of what's here...

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Mnemonic device generator

Type in letters you want to remember, we'll make up a funny sentence to help

10-Second PHP Tutorial

The fastest introduction I could possibly muster.

Quiz: What kind of engineer should you be?

Engineering is one of the coolest jobs in the world, but there are so many disciplines it can be a little daunting to choose one for yourself. This internet quiz is sure to get your future right.

The Skirt Pattern Calculator

I like to sew. This calculator tells you how to make an arc for any skirt you've got the fabric for - just type in your measurements.

How Tall Are You?

Do people tell you that you're tall? Find out exactly where you rank in the percentiles.

Quiz: What Color Are You?

Forget the four-color quizzes, this one displays your personality as one of the hundreds of named HTML colors.

The Baby Due Date Statistics Survey

I wondered if due dates were accurate. 5,000+ internet friends chimed in. See the charts here.

Eris Day

Not enough people know about the discovery of Eris, a dwarf planet. I think the story of how we reclassified Pluto is a beautiful illustration of how science changes. So I countdown each year to a holiday on January 5 where we spread the word about Eris.

Pregnancy Calendar

For geeky moms like me who need to remember not just what week they're on, but their percent completion.