Monthly Archives: October 2012

  • The Next Full Moon is the Hunter’s Moon

    ... but for me and many others on the West Coast, we'll know of this one as the "Sandy Moon" or the "Hurricane Moon." Hopefully for friends in New York City it won't be the "Flood Moon." This month, the full moon is already affecting our civilization, as it is leading to forecasts of very
  • A new Earth-sized neighbor

    This planet is not habitable - it is way too hot for life as we know it - but still pretty darn cool. But it is in the Alpha Centauri system, putting it only a few light years away and making it the closest known planet outside our solar system. That it is Earth sized
  • Redefining Insanity

    I've often heard people define insanity as "doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results." So how do we treat this video? Because I'm fairly certain of two things: 1.) This was insane. 2.) It had never been done before. So much for the common wisdom on insanity... Just another