Tag Archives: stars

The Walker Brothers – No Regrets – Our Story

Review of the book by FFR UK Writer:  Chris Mcdougall

I felt compelled to do a review of this book which came out a few years ago and in light of the recent passing of John Walker (April 2011). l also had a vested interest as both my parents were on friendly terms with the Walker boys [...]

The Duel in Newcastle @ Trillians

NASA SEEKS UNDERGRADS TO DEFY GRAVITY FOR SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/about/index.html

NEWS SOURCE : NASA
HOUSTON — NASA is offering undergraduate students an opportunity to
test an experiment in weightless science as part of the agency’s
Reduced Gravity Education Flight Program. Proposals are due by Oct.
27.

The program, managed by the Johnson Space Flight Center in Houston,
provides aspiring explorers a chance to propose, design and fabricate
a reduced gravity [...]

Nasa probe finds hundreds of new planets

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1297499/Deep-space-probe-finds-hundreds-new-planets.html?ITO=1490

NEWS SOURCE : Daily Mail

By James White

Hundreds of new planets have been discovered by Nasa’s new space probe, sparking new hope of life outside our solar system.

Up to 140 of the newly-found planets are similar in size to Earth, scientists have said.

The Kepler probe – which constantly monitors more than 150,000 stars for tell-tale signs [...]

2012

The 2012 phenomenon comprises a range of eschatological beliefs and proposals, which posit that cataclysmic or transformative events will occur on or around December 21 in the year 2012,which is said to be the end-date of a 5,125-year-long Mayan Long Count calendar. These beliefs may derive in part from archaeoastronomical speculation, alternative interpretations of mythology,numerological [...]