Archives for January 3, 2011

So… the Earth is 6,001 years old now?

“Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.” -Oprah Winfrey We’ve just completed another trip around the Sun, both in terms of the calendar year, and also the way astronomers measure it, by returning once again to perihelion, the closest point in our orbit to the Sun. If you…