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Pale Blue Dot

This never gets old... An excellent treatment by Joel Somerfield. Carl Sagan would have been 81 this week. Pale Blue Dot from ORDER Productions on Vimeo. Links http://www.carlsagan.com http://www.thisisorder.com Voyager - NASA Voyager's real-time odometer! Location: Voyager 1 is in "Interstellar space" and Voyager 2 is currently in the "Heliosheath" -- the outermost layer of the heliosphere where the solar wind is…

We’re 99% of the way there. Be part of history. Help end polio: https://t.co/kncO9KZRL7 pic.twitter.com/zTpko8ZakU — Bill Gates (@BillGates) October 26, 2015

In the week that we noted the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta, I can't say I ever imagined I would find myself combining the thoughts of Papa Francesco [the Catholic Pope] in his second encyclical letter [LAUDATO SI’] and the assessment of "Mordy Pressing" - Australian Immigration Policy Interpreter and his views on the new sliding scale of ethics. Yet here…

SR-71 Front Seat

There were a lot of things we couldn't do in an SR-71, but we were the fastest guys on the block and loved reminding our fellow aviators of this fact. People often asked us if, because of this fact, it was fun to fly the jet. Fun would not be the first word I would use to describe flying this…

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