Written by: Uncle Sam Here We Go Again! The longer I am on this planet the more I have come to appreciate the wisdom of Solomon. He stated nearly 3000 years ago that “there is nothing new under the sun.” That statement is very befitting to the current situation in today’s worldwide space program.
Source: Yahoo News & Live Science Military: New Aluminum Windows Stop .50-Caliber Bullet A new type of transparent armor made of aluminum could one day replace glass in military vehicles.
Technology group Forrester Research on Wednesday declared Blu-Ray, a new DVD format backed by electronics makers led by Sony Corp as the winner in a heated battle over next-generation DVD technology. [Read more…]
Source: NASA Written by: Uncle Sam When someone claims you’re as dense as a rock…stand proud..you come from good genes.
Source: Times Online Written By: Martin Rees Submitted by: Lesmond We haven’t had a signal yet. Could you try again? DOES ALIEN LIFE exist? This is one of the most fascinating questions in the whole of science. I’m hopeful that we’ll learn the answer by the end of this century. In earlier centuries, many believed […]
Source: Berkeley News Center Press Release Guest Contributor: radik Written by: Uncle Sam Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, are now able to control the speed of light.
Source: Live Science Written By: Ker Than (Live Science Staff Writer) End of the World? Not Likely, Scientists Say The recent spate of natural disasters affecting the globe “might be” signs that the Biblical apocalypse is near, says Christian televangelist Pat Robertson.
Source: CNN Science and Space LAS CRUCES, New Mexico (AP) — Several thousand space enthusiasts swarmed to the city’s airport for a glimpse of a future in which you might just as easily book a rocket to space as you would a plane to Las Vegas.
Source: Scripps Howard News Service Written By: Keay Davidson (San Francisco Chronicle) Submitted by: Cougar Military examines ‘beaming up’ data, people Frustrated that terrorist kingpin Osama bin Laden is still on the loose nearly four years after the Sept. 11 attacks, a few military types and their scientific advisers are pondering a “what if” solution […]
Source: Live Science Written By: Robert Roy Britt (Live Science Managing Editor) Mariners have long told of rare nighttime events in which the ocean glows intensely as far as the eye can see in all directions. Fictionally, such a “milky sea” is encountered by the Nautilus in Jules Verne classic “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.”
Source: Virgin Galactic During the EAA Air Venture aviation show Virgin Galactic gave a press conference and announced the signing of an agreement between the Virgin Group of companies and Scaled Composites to form a new aerospace production company. The Spaceship Company will build a fleet of commercial sub-orbital spaceships and launch aircraft. This new […]
Source: CNN Science & Space News Planet Xena’ has a sidekick: Gabrielle Scientists find moon circling ‘planet’ The astronomers who claim to have discovered the 10th planet in the Earth’s solar system have made another intriguing announcement: it has a moon.