Archive For March, 2007

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“Long ago, in a Galaxy far, far away”… perhaps not so far?

Can a planet exist such that you might see two "suns" setting each "night" ? It appears the answer is: yes. Bear with me... there's a press from NASA / CalTech / JPL below that's kind of cool, but before sharing that, here's stuff I get asked about all the time.  "Where's the cool stuff to see / read /…

Test as you… surprise!

There's an old adage in the world of flight - space flight, or otherwise. "Test as you fly, fly as you test." It's pretty short and sweet and straight-forward.  Don't fly what you haven't tested.  Test exactly the ways you expect to fly. In a big, round, wonderful world, it seems "funny" when we hear about problems related to living…