For many reasons I have become engaged in “reproducibility”, the corner stone of science. My original interest was on the computational side, but I’ve learned about many new and effective practices on the observational side as well. Many, many technical and cultural issues for the STEM community.
I should document my most recent encounter with reproducibility. I received an inquiry from a librarian at an industrial consortium seeking a gray literature, technical report, documenting a box of FORTRAN I shepherded when I was an undergraduate. With the underlying database, I constantly carried two boxes of cards at all times.
Why anybody would want a technical description of code that is 41 years old seems mystical, yet I did have this on my shelf, now scanned and delivered.
I wish I had so much more recent work as well documented.