Posts Categorized: Recommended

Waking Up To Five Planets

With the help of an astronomer, a photographer captured this time-lapse video early one morning in late January. Click here to watch the NYT Science video by Benjamin Norman, Stan Honda and Daniel Orentlicher

2015 TED Talk

Can We Create New Senses For Humans? by David Eagleman This thought-provoking talk is a pleasure to watch from beginning to end! Click here to watch David Eagleman’s talk

Wait But Why

I highly recommend Tim Urban’s blog, Wait But Why, and his latest post on colonizing Mars is especially great. Tim jokes that he’s been “seriously dating astronomy” since he was three-years-old, and his excitement and passion are contagious! Click here to read Tim Urban’s latest blog post, How (and Why) SpaceX Will Colonize Mars  

Guest Post: “Stardust” by Neil Shubin

An excerpt from The Universe Within by Neil Shubin All the galaxies in the cosmos, like every creature on the planet, and every atom, molecule, and body on Earth are deeply connected. That connection begins at a single point 13.7 billion years ago… Continue Reading