Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Perspective

Apple reported revenues last quarter of over $42 billion.

That's more than twice NASA's next projected yearly budget.

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Craters On Ceres

Ceres has a paucity of large craters, which has puzzled scientists since maps made by the Dawn spacecraft revealed the situation.

One possible explanation may be that eruptions of ice volcanoes have erased evidence of old, huge craters.  About 25% of Ceres' mass is water.

Monday, July 25, 2016

Linda Moulton Howe

UFO researcher Linda Moulton Howe is predicting an official announcement confirming the existence of life beyond Earth will be made in 2016.

We'll see.

Saturday, July 23, 2016

STAR TREK: Beyond

The newest entry of the STAR TREK franchise is opening.

The J. J. Abrams version of the epic focuses on the early years of Captain Kirk and the bridge crew of the original Enterprise.

Friday, July 22, 2016

Dark Matter

The most sensitive search yet for dark matter found nothing during its twenty months in operation.

Scientists are not discouraged, however.  They say the negative results narrow the possibilities of what dark matter can be.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Perspective

GM announced revenues last quarter-- three months-- of more than $42 billion.

NASA's next yearly budget is set at about $19 billion.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Apollo 11

Today marks the 47th anniversary of humanity's first manned landing on the Moon.

There is currently a growing movement, both within the American space advocacy community and internationally, to establish a manned lunar base as the next big project in space exploration.