Science Sunday

Sunday Science

In anticipation of tonight’s episode of COSMOS: A Spacetime Odyssey, I’ve been inspired to search for something “sciencey” to post. These two short videos fill the bill quite nicely I think. The first one was even inspired by a quote from Neil deGrasse Tyson! :D

1. Wringing out a soaked washcloth

Saturday With A Twist, Part 3

This is the second of three posts on tap for you today, reblogging a total of five wonderful posts from that oh so awesome Twisted Sifter blog. This, the fifth one, also has some pretty cool animated GIFs – and I’ve got a special bonus at the end as well!

Sunday Sermon – Messages From Heaven

My mind has been filled with dark forebodings ever since Friday’s amazing “cosmic coincidence,” where, while the 2012 DA14 Asteroid was doing it’s much anticipated “near miss” of our planet, a much smaller, and entirely unanticipated, piece of space rock was exploding in the skies over Chelyabinsk, Russia, causing enough injuries and property damage to…

One Giant Loss – Neil Armstrong Dead At 82

If you know anything at all about me, you’ll know that I’m a nut for the space program. You’ll also know what a sad day this is for space nuts all around the world… R.I.P Neil. You will be sorely missed! Thanks for the graphic Christian! I want ice water. Related: The Final Frontier More…

RIP Neil Armstrong

Originally posted on The Friggin Loon:
The first man to set foot on the Moon has died from heart surgery complications at 82.  Neil Armstrong, who commanded the Apollo 11, will be most remembered for his first words as he stepped from the spacecraft onto the moon “That’s one small step for  man, one giant…

The Audacity To Dream!

I found the first of these two wonderful videos in Jason Major’s The Audacity to Dream post at Universe Today. Here’s what he had to say about it: Making its debut at the TEDxISU (International Space University) event on July 6, the video above is an inspirational call-to-arms for anyone who’s ever looked to the…