They say it’s a Mars rock with an interesting coating… Maybe… If I saw this here on Earth I’d say, hey a piece of petrified wood.
I started this blog on Blogger.com. Google ate it and discontinued FTP Publishing. They offered two replacements, neither of which worked because they’d require me to host on Blogger.com which would force me to change the location of my blog … Read More
Thirty two years ago, Viking landers conducted three experiments to test for life on the surface of Mars, the results were inconclusive. The gas exchanger (GEX) experiment attempted to detect changes of the makeup of gases in a test tube … Read More
I was thinking about a little tiny piece of the universe today of which I have a particular degree of familiarity because I worked for the local telephone company for 17 years between 1978 and 1995, and my mother worked … Read More
All over the Internet one can find articles suggesting that a spray of anti-quarks from CERN caused the Chile volcano and the 7.8 magnitude earthquake in China. To be sure CERN is a powerful collider and as man-made devices go … Read More
Arthur C. Clark has passed away yesterday at age ninety of breathing trouble. I feel a sense of loss much like I did when Isaac Asimov died in 1992, and that seems like just yesterday. Arthur C. Clark and Isaac … Read More
When I was in high school we knew about nine planets in our solar system, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune, Uranus, and Pluto. Since that time it was discovered that Pluto had a moon, Charon, about half the … Read More
I have had an interest in radio all of my life and things which affect the propagation of radio signals. One of the most significant things that affects the propagation of many radio frequencies is a portion of the Earth’s … Read More
When you see orange titles at the top of articles, that means the title is a link that you can click on, usually to an external site, for more information.
I ran across this article in Progressive Engineer by Eric Lerner entitled, “Stop the Suppression of an Alternative Energy Source!” and discovered that there is yet another potential fusion technology that I have been totally unaware of. This isn’t my … Read More