Monthly Archives: July 2011

Jill Tarter, Hanging in there

SETI’s Allen Telescope Array (ATA) in northern California has been in hibernation since April 15th of this year due to funding cuts. The ATA was the major search telescope for the SETI project. Now SETI scientists will have to play … Continue reading

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Relativity Theory still stands

Du Shengwang, leading a group of  physicists at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, have demonstrated that a single photon cannot exceed the speed of light limit. This reaffirmation of Einstein’s special theory of relativity all but rules out the … Continue reading

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Rachel Maddow, Overworked America

I could say it myself but it’s better said here: http://maddowblog.msnbc.msn.com/

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End of an Era; The Last Lift off of the Space Shuttle

New York Times – Space Shuttle Atlantis Lift-Off

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