Tag Archives: Science Astronomy

links for 2010-11-03

FoxNews.com – Is NASA Covering Up the 100-Year Starship? A NASA official may have made a 35-million-mile slip of the tongue. The director of NASA's Ames Research Center in California casually let slip mention of the 100-Year Starship recently, a … Continue reading

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links for 2010-09-11

Space Is Full of Crap The European Space Agency has just released images showing all the satellites and human-made debris now orbiting space as a result of 51 years of launching stuff since Sputnik. That's about 6,000 satellites up there—of … Continue reading

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links for 2010-08-18

Star Wars fans ask NASA to build a hyperdrive – CSMonitor.com Die-hard "Star Wars" fans have visited the imaginary worlds of Hoth and Tatooine countless times in the sci-fi films, and now they want NASA's help to do some real … Continue reading

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links for 2010-06-28

Pale Blue Dot « a simple prop It’s the twentieth anniversary of the famous “pale blue dot” photo – Earth as seen from Voyager 1 while on the edge of our solar system (approximately 3,762,136,324 miles from home). Sagan’s words … Continue reading

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links for 2010-01-29

Obama Goes To GOP Lions' Den — And Mauls The Lions President Obama traveled to a House Republican retreat in Baltimore on Friday and delivered a performance that was at once defiant, substantive and engaging. For roughly an hour and … Continue reading

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