Archive for the ‘Currents in Science & Nature’ Category

Robert Zubrin on the TV Show Deep Space

Robert Zubrin was on Deep Space marvels on the Science Channel July 17, 2013. He spoke about the possibility of terra-forming Mars. He examined how we could use local Mars resources and live there. He believes that Mars is our salvation and it is within our technological […]

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Currents In Science & Nature: The Climate Debate and Man-Made Contributions

The argument for climate change and consequential global warming is not all it’s cracked up to be. While many subscribe to the Al Gore frenzy of global warming, allegedly caused by man-made emissions, has led the headlines in recent years, a number of scientists and scholars alike […]

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Modern Mathematical Literature

Too often, when people reflect on modern mathematics literature, the temptation to think about mathematical textbooks is overwhelming. This happens because most people cannot shake the trauma they may have faced in the classroom setting in secondary school. This situation is most unfortunate for those who remain […]

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The Mars Question

  The question of venturing out into the solar system looms over us every day.  In 1996 NASA began to seriously consider exploring the possibility of a trip to Mars.  A number of scientists have been proposing a mission that would target Mars as a possible source […]

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Secrets From Nature

  Nature’s been ruling the world for 5 billion years.  Plants have flourished and animals have roamed the blue planet for nearly as long.  Although we started off on the right foot, we have much to learn from the planet’s inhabitants.  Thousands of years ago people lived […]

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Secrets From Nature

  Nature’s been ruling the world for 5 billion years.  Plants have flourished and animals have roamed the blue planet for nearly as long.  Although we started off on the right foot, we have much to learn from the planet’s inhabitants.  Thousands of years ago people lived […]

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Secrets From Nature

  Nature’s been ruling the world for 5 billion years.  Plants have flourished and animals have roamed the blue planet for nearly as long.  Although we started off on the right foot, we have much to learn from the planet’s inhabitants.  Thousands of years ago people lived […]

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Is Time Travel Really Possible?

  Twenty years ago, if a scientist mentioned time travel, he’d be laughed at. Today, the world is different and scientists are opening up to the real possibility of devising a way to move through time. In his new book, How to Build a Time Machine, Brian […]

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Perhaps There Is a God!

By D. Wayne Dworsky In ancient times, people in every culture believed that God created the celestial universe. And people thought that the Earth was at its center. Such a theory could not explain why some planets tend to move backwards at times. Then, in the Middle […]

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Finding Another Earth

By D. Wayne Dworsky The big problem with finding a habitable planet like Earth is finding a planet satisfying many conditions similar to those on Earth.  Those conditions include a wide range of planet functions.  We all know that life cannot exist without water and air.  However, […]

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