Category Archives: Space

Vote For Astronauts Wake Up Call Song

Dy’er Sez: This is kinda cool. NASA has set up a page that allows you to vote for the songs that will be used as the ‘wake up’ call for astronauts on their next space mission which is due to … Continue reading

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FIRST COMMERICAL SPACESHIP IS UNVEILED

Dy’er Sez: I wish I had $200,000 to take that ride. Story from Discovery News: First Commercial Spaceship Debuts So far about 300 people have put down $200,000 each for tickets to ride SpaceShipTwo into suborbital space. While NASA frets over … Continue reading

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VIDEO – METEOR LIGHTS UP SKYS IN SOUTH AFRICA

Dy’er Sez: Some interesting footage of a huge meteor coming down in South Africa. Or was it Dr. Evil returning to Earth in his giant Bob’s Big Boy?

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NASA DISCOVERS GIANT RING AROUND SATURN

Dy’er Sez: And they also found Klingons around Uranus.       Sorry…I couldn’t help that…I just HAD to.   Story from BBC, Video from AP: New ring detected around Saturn By Jonathan Amos Science reporter, BBC News   A colossal … Continue reading

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SPACE JUNK PILING UP IN ORBIT

Dy’er Sez: In an interesting bit of cosmic symmetry, my brother-in-law Joseph, my eldest daughter Kayla, and I were just discussing this very thing over the weekend. We even toyed with ideas for a possible solution (giant nets to trawl the … Continue reading

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