Daily Archives: January 27, 2012

  • Countdown to 1/27/2012…

    Let me first introduce new readers to this feature. We try to (but don’t always) give a rundown of the day’s news in astrobiology/planetary/space/Earth sciences. We’ve been a little lax on this lately, mostly because our fearful leader (aka yours truly) has been slow in getting accounts approved for the others to post. But! I’ve finally done it.

    Anyways, onto tonight’s countdown.

    3… Space policy has appeared in political news the last couple of days, as the Republican primary has moved onto Florida and the space coast. I’m sure you all have heard about New Gingrich’s plan to set up a