Tag: space

Where the moons are ever waning

When the New Horizons spacecraft left our little lonely rock on January 19, 2006, iPhones hadn’t been invented yet. Gas prices were under $2.50 and Hummer sales had yet to peak. Facebook laid claim to...

/ July 15, 2015

Gitmo’s library, Detroit’s stray dogs and capturing asteroids

For the last few years, I thought the feeling among academics and environmentalists was that nuclear energy was the way to go. That it is cleaner and safer and cheaper than coal or natural gas...

/ August 30, 2013