Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Cituzen Scientists

Citizen scientists using K2 data have helped discover a five world solar system.

All five are closer to their sun than Mercury is to ours.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Perspective

Unitedhealth has reported quarterly earnings of over $52 billion.

That's nearly three times NASA's annual budget.

Monday, January 15, 2018

Hawaii

Hawaii suffered a missile attack warning that turned out to be a false alarm Saturday.

The state government took 38 minutes to correct the situation.

Saturday, January 13, 2018

FRBs

SETI researchers are studying powerful radio bursts from a galaxy 3 billion light years away.

Odds are, however, the fast radio bursts, or FRBs, are natural phenomena.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Mars Water

A new study suggests there are sizable deposits of water ice just feet below the surface of Mars.

That would be a huge boost to colonization.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

UFO

UFOlogists are urging information developed by the recently acknowledged Pentagon UFO study from 2007 to 2012 be made public.

Insiders to the program say it was stopped because it found nothing.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

John Young

John Young, who flew into space six times, including on the first Gemini flight and the first shuttle flight, and who also landed on the Moon, died last week.

He was 87.