SpaceX Amazes

I’m a big nerd for space, so SpaceX’s successful landing on their droneship today is THE NEWS. And it totally made me teary-eyed. Look how smooth and beautiful and amazing: With every step, they’re changing more than just our world. *** Read more about what they did and why it’s important: SpaceX Rocket Lands Safely […]

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Our Universe & a Ninth Planet

“Astronomers at the California Institute of Technology announced Wednesday that they have found new evidence of a giant icy planet lurking in the darkness of our solar system far beyond the orbit of Pluto. They are calling it ‘Planet Nine.’”ย  This is so fascinating to me! It’s just there? And we didn’t know! More here:ย New […]

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Happy Earth Day!

Aurora Australis by nasamarshall on Flickr

We live in a beautiful place, surrounded by amazing things. I should try to remember that more often and enjoy it. Photo credit:ย nasamarshallย (Flickr). See the rest of the 2015 Earth Day album here.

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To Read: Moving to Mars

Maybe it’s being from Houston, growing up within range of NASA’s Johnson Space Center and my many visits there, but I’ve enjoyed learning about space exploration and hearing about plans for future voyages for as long as I can remember. I love that the internet allows me to watch launches live and think one day […]

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