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Our namesake is the Vendian geologic period * - a time of architectural development which laid the foundation for the proliferation of systems which followed. (But we do sofware engineering, not paleontology.-)

This site also hosts:
A View from the Back of the Envelope and
A Solar System Scale Model Meta Page
by Mitchell Charity.

[1] Tribrachidium image courtesy of the UC Museum of Paleontology.