Contrary to first impressions, exoplanet discoveries actually strengthen the impact of the Fermi Paradox.
NASA has announced a scheme to fly manned airships in the upper atmosphere of the otherwise “hellish” planet.
Our relationship to this most familiar star is something that, as light-dependent aerobes, we often blithely take for granted.
Beauty does not come from randomness. It is beauty, not ugliness that must be explained.
Our planet’s view of the sun is critical to life, obviously, but equally critical is that it’s a shielded view.