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NASA Passes on the Torch: Conquest of Space Redefined

An op-ed I originally wrote for and published on CORE Impulse.

Just as a relatively clear sky welcomed a blood moon early morning Tuesday, April 15 at Columbia, clouds soon covered the spectacular… 877 more words


Bennu's Journey

Do you remember Asteroid Bennu (101955 Bennu)?

You must remember the Earth-crossing, Apollo asteroid discovered in 1999, which NASA plans to visit with its Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security Regolith Explorer Mission? 433 more words

Alex Autin

Post 48: Science & Islam: Astronomy

A few weeks ago I posted a review of the book Science & Islam by Ethan Masood, a tie in with a BBC series from about five years ago. 1,955 more words


The Solar System Release New Song from Upcoming Studio Album

The Solar System began in 2007 as a solo project of detroit drummer Chris Oliver. Since then, the band has expanded and released a bevy of albums that has led to a loyal following that grows day by day. 144 more words


Visiting Outer Space

Today, I’m writing about Pluto, and I don’t mean the Disney dog with the big black ears.  I mean Pluto the planet that’s not a planet that might be a planet next year and used to be a planet before.  442 more words

Missy Barrett

The water on Earth predates the sun. The bible tells me so.

There was an interesting headline in Los Angeles Times’ Science Now:

Water on Earth predates the solar system, and even the sun.

There is nothing new under the sun. 496 more words