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Visiting Nearby Stars Using Tiny Sails

What do Stephen Hawking, Mark Zuckerberg and entrepreneur Yuri Milner have in common Рaside from being very rich? They want to build a bunch of tiny spaceships and sail them to nearby stars. 830 more words


Gallery: Japanese Airline Mooks

As some of you may know, Japan has an extensive culture of publishing hobby magazines. There are magazines for fishing, diving, planes, trains, cars, handball, rugby, basketball, etc. 79 more words

Trip Reports


Reach out for your dreams,
aim for the best, the highest:
they even give you the wings,
then clip-clip-clip them off.
They tie you to a stake… 106 more words


Solar sails

have you ever wanted to be space pirate? To just fly through Universe close to speed of light and sometimes stop on some planet to steel some stuff? 325 more words



That’s “Bravo” in Greek.

After the art opening, we walked three doors up Grand Avenue to Ikaros, a Greek restaurant doing a very good business on Saturday night.   224 more words

Broken Wings

Climbing up to higher ground
Too reach the top, to stop feeling bound
Wanting to leave all worries long behind
I want to fly over the landscape to all problems, forever blind… 99 more words

Picture of The Day: Ikaros

Ikaros looking so damn cute in this picture and alas, I made this one a Picture of The Day contribution for you to enjoy. For you who are a fans of this Sora no Otoshimono character, surely you will like this one.