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Video Game Recommendation: The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter is an adventure game available on Steam for $19.99 (I got it on a Steam Sale for $7).

It has a “very positive” rating on Steam, and is tagged with “detective”, “first person”, “mystery”, and “atmospheric”. 147 more words

Video Games

Chores Made Exciting--by Outer Space!

A typical Earth Saturday begins with sullen contemplation of the previous night’s events and then, for the non-slovenly, washing up. On terra firma, this is accomplished either through showering or via a thorough Wet Wipe patdown focusing on the underarms and crevices. 664 more words


I had Thanksgiving dinner in space – twice

Thanksgiving in space is a little different from spending the holiday on the ground. The turkey is thermo-stabilized and served in plastic tubs. The pumpkin bread comes in bite-size portions, so that crumbs don’t scatter every which way in zero gravity. 446 more words

NASA Contracts SpaceX to Send Astronauts to Orbit

It’s the second in a series of four crew mission orders NASA is expected to make under the Commercial Crew Transportation Capability (CCtCap) contracts, which the space agency says will reduce the cost of sending US astronauts to the ISS. 22 more words



By: Brian Dorantes

One day a group of astronauts traveled to a far away planet. It took them a few years and months to finally land there. 370 more words

Original Writings

An unexpected surprise!

This image was from my first question, What is the big bang?  It was an image that I had created during my time in the print room, when I was experimenting with creating an explosion effect. 45 more words