How’s this for a headline from a reputable mainstream source of science information: “Has Kepler Discovered an Alien Megastructure? “

How’s this for a headline from a reputable mainstream source of science information: “Has Kepler Discovered an Alien Megastructure? “ All of this from DISCOVERY:  A star, named KIC 8462852, has been found with a highly curious transit signal. In a paper submitted to the journal Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, astronomers, including … Read moreHow’s this for a headline from a reputable mainstream source of science information: “Has Kepler Discovered an Alien Megastructure? “

Water+Mars=?

This was the mathish problem I asked last night on my personal Facebook page.. the answers I received were humorous.. But it showcased that the underbelly of humanity yesterday was excited by the prospect that we found water on Mars–water that is flowing.  The choice answers included ice cream, ‘humans,’ aliens, and my favorite, ‘how we got … Read moreWater+Mars=?

NASA has set a Mars news conference for Monday September 28 to present a ‘major announcement’

NASA has sent lots of people into a tizzy over the announcement thety say is coming that will ‘solve’ a mystery about Mars.. The space agency says a major announcement is coming Monday, a news conference is set for 11:30am ET adn will be broadcast on NASA TV and its website–hopefully it the news is … Read moreNASA has set a Mars news conference for Monday September 28 to present a ‘major announcement’