"Interesting. Thank you for posting! What do you think of using both, with Postgres handing the few parts that actually need ACID guarantees and Mongo handling everything else?
That is an eyeopener. I knew it was faster, but I didn't know it was…"
Thanks for your comments earlier regarding the Policy Portal. Might you and/or any of your colleagues be interested in helping "co-bootstrap" the development of a framework to help guide individuals and groups in decision-making with the Earth Charter as the foundation?
I no longer work for NASA, but rather for the US Air Force (still in satellite orbit work). However, NASA Maes Research Center has signed a collaborative venture with the state of Hawaii. There were talks about having a SpacePort on Kauai I believe.
Some people from Hawaii are born with a preference for cold weather. I suppose I took it to an extreme in choosing to live out here in Hokkaido, Japan. When I was in high school in Honolulu, I would often cut class and hang out in the frozen food section in Safeway.