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Beautiful Chemical Reactions

When people think of beauty in nature they think at the macroscopic level . . . trees, mountains, sweeping vistas, wind swept deserts bathed in the light of a setting sun.  But there’s a whole level of nature that is …

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Understanding the Fermi Paradox

I’ve mentioned the Fermi Paradox in several articles over the months, mainly related to book reviews involving contact with alien civilizations.  But I never really felt the need to elaborate on the idea.  Everyone knows what the Fermi Paradox is, …

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Augmented Reality Is In Your Future

Microsoft HoloLens

Augmented reality is in your future.  It is.  You just don’t know it yet. What was science fiction 20, 10, even 5 years ago is quickly becoming reality.  Maybe not as an inexpensive and accessible consumer product, but as a …

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Review: Interstellar (2014)

Interstellar

Christopher Nolan's Interstellar isn't perfect, but it's a visually stunning science fiction adventure that tempers the fiction with a healthy dose of science, while at the same time being sprinkled with a dash of …

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Mars One Way

My wife and I sat down and briefly discussed sending in an application to the Mars One mission.  Crazy?  Beyond a doubt, but both of believe in the advancement of science and understand that great strides sometimes come with extraordinary …

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