By: Leigh Goessl
Famous astrophysicist Stephen Hawking is in the news once again, and is continuing his increasingly outspokenness of pessimistic thoughts.This time he directly speaks out about the possibility of humans becoming extinct. Hawking recently gave an interview with the website Big Think. He stated humans...
By: Leigh Goessl
Each August the Perseids meteor shower makes its appearance. In 2010 the annual cosmic illumination show appears on Wednesday, August 11 and will maintain the stage until the predawn hours of Friday, August 13. While some years may have other celestial conditions that may hinder...
When and how to view the Perseid meteor shower
By: Marie Bywater
The Perseid meteor shower provides one of the most striking displays compared to the other 360 odd meteors. The annual Perseid meteor peaks on August 12th when the number of meteors is expected to be above 75 meteors an hour in the Northern Hemisphere. This...
A long trip: The distance from the earth to the moon
By: Anthony Megna
When Apollo 8 left Earth orbit for the Moon back in 1968, a historical record was set! They were the first humans ever to leave Earth's orbit and head out to deep space. It was risky, bold, and just the thought of traveling to the...
57 alien species: Are we alone in the universe?
By: Robert Lunt
The Probability of Other Complex Life in Our GalaxyDo UFOs Exist? In order to determine the possibility that UFOs exist we must first explore the probability that a complex, alien life form like our own exists elsewhere in our galaxy. There are approximately 50 billion...
By: Drake Tae
Theoretical physicist, mathematician, scientist, author. Stephen Hawking is a rarity amongst the human species, and his genius has led to breakthroughs in physics, cosmology, and other scientific fields. Recently, Stephen Hawking has claimed it's necessary to escape Earth to avoid human extinction. This is something...
Stephen Hawking warns of necessary escape from Earth to avoid human extinction
By: R Shimoda
Once again, Professor Hawking displays keen insight in the future of mankind and the need to escape Earth to guarantee survival of the species. In reviewing his interview on Big Think, he shows migration to space as being Mankind's best chance to survive two different...
UFOs: A scientific point of view
By: Christyl Rivers
Science as a process, can reveal when, and if, UFO's are actually visitors from beyond. It also tells us for visitors to have come to earth they must have begun light years away. A light year is a measure of distance, the distance it takes...
Could there be life on other planets?
By: Alex Gao
Is there life on other planets? This is a question we have been pondering for many years. As we look up at the expanse of the night sky and see the countless stars around us, we cannot help but wonder if there really is life...
By: Rick Strongitharm
If the demise of our planet is centuries away, why should any of us living today give a lab rat’s ass about these dire predictions? Perhaps the answer lies in the possibility that technology is changing our world much more rapidly than Dr. Hawking...

 

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