Francis L. Thompson
Francis L. Thompson is an engineer at Northrop Grumman Corp. He led the teams that designed the first Direct TV satellites and missile defense satellites, and ground control for these systems.
- CLEANING HOUSEHow to not spoil your kids in five easy stepsQuartz • November 19, 2014
- HOW'S THE WEATHER?Here’s the script I follow when each of my 12 kids turns 18Quartz • August 14, 2014
- THE RULESHow we raised 12 kids safely while giving them total access to the internetQuartz • April 9, 2014
- SLIDE RULESA system engineer knows how to stop your screaming kid at the grocery storeQuartz • February 9, 2014
- STURDY DOZENHow I made sure all 12 of my kids could pay for college themselvesQuartz • January 12, 2014