Dec 17, 2016
Do you go to the library? This week we ponder the meaning of libraries, long-term data storage, and the importance of access to good information.
Also, diamond batteries and Proxima B. Plus, I will be off until the new year.
Dec 10, 2016
This week we continue with threats to our planet from outer space, this time from our own home star. Solar flares, coronal mass ejections, and more.
Also, John Glenn, David Simons of project Manhigh, Magnets for bacteria, and new photos of Saturn.
Dec 3, 2016
In this episode we continue with near earth objects and discuss what we might actually be able to do about them.
Also, NASA's inflatable room on the ISS, and thoughts on suicide and civilization.
Nov 26, 2016
This week we cover the basics of Near Earth Objects, how we know about them, how often they might hit us, and the damage they can do.
Also, graphene bubbles and the EM Drive
Nov 19, 2016
This week we contemplate the universe from quarks to galaxies and everything in between.
Also, better photosynthesis and maybe Pluto has a slushy ocean.