Tom's Blog

Star Wars vs. Star Trek ?

Santa brought me a cool book to read, “Star Wars vs. Star Trek”. I’m torn….who do y’all think should be the winner?!

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Geminids are coming:

Heads-up to all star-gazers!  : ) http://stardate.org/mediacenter/Geminids2014

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Go Orion!

Flight Test #1 of NASA / Lockheed Martin’s Orion spacecraft, designed to take a crew of up to 4 astronauts to Mars, is scheduled for tomorrow! Liftoff is 7a Eastern. I saw this headline: “Orion Test Flight Brings Back That Old Apollo Feeling at NASA”….nice to see that space is still alive! Lockheed Martin Orion […]

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Life on Europa? Someday we’ll find it….

I think it is only a matter of time:    Stunning Images of Europa

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Ragin’ ‘Roids?

This is a bit unsettling: Asteroid Impact Map

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