Archives for July 30, 2012

Martian Landing Imminent

In just a few days, NASA will land one of the more amazing pieces of equipment ever sent into outer space on the Angry Red Planet. On August 5th, at about 10:31 Pacific Time, Curiosity will land on the surface of mars in one of the more spectacularly complex space engineering feats ever attempted. You…

American Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney says they are. (Which is funny because he’s Mexican, but whatever…) Speaking of the accomplishments of Israeli Jews in the middle east, Romney said “… I recognize the power of at least culture and a few other things” including … business climate, … history of thriving in difficult circumstances and…

2012 Drought Update

The Drought of 2012 rivals the Great Dust Bowl years of the 30s and is coming at a time of melting arctic ice, shrinking ice sheets, and extreme events across the planet, matching the projections of Climate models for global warming.