Mars

ON TO MARS…OR BUST (…is just due perhaps because…it’s there!) There are now reports that some folks, such as Mr. Elon Musk, are seriously setting their sights on our red planet neighbor…Mars…and aiming to colonize it by planting some million

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CAN THERE EVER BE ANOTHER THERE…THERE? (…and will we ever be able to get there…from here?) Based upon the state of our scientists’ knowledge and understanding about conditions on Mars, it seems that it was not always the cold, arid,

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LOOKS LIKE MARS MAY BE…ALL WET (…because it seems there’s water in those hills of it!) NASA just announced that from the data collected by their surveying satellite over our neighboring planet it now looks like Mars may be…all wet…because

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CLOSING OUT THE YEAR… (…and reaching out into that deep blue yonder to the reachable…yet far) This is the last issue of the year. It’s been a really scrambled one it seems, some of it okay, some of it…not so

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SLINGSHOTING AN ARROW AT A SPEEDING ROCK IN DEEP SPACE… (…and hitting it after a ten year long trajectory…) The European Space Agency’s Rosetta project finally reached its target, by slingshoting an arrow at a speeding rock in deep space…and

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IN THIS DISTEMPERED WORLD OF OURS… (…we can’t help but wonder if we should seek asylum…on Mars) The seemingly endless tornadoes of extreme events all over this planet of ours, reminds us of an old Kingston Trio recording about…mushroom-shaped clouds…and

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