The Need to Explore

Former astronaut Capt. Kent Rominger had a not-so-rosy view of America’s crewed space program as it now stands: “The truth is, as a nation we’re in limbo.”Speaking in Clark Planetarium before hundreds, most of them youngsters, Rominger was answering a … Continue reading»

Alien Fossils?

A sometimes-harsh scientific debate has erupted over a new claim that alien fossil bacteria have been discovered within meteorites. This is not connected to NASA’s 1996 announcement that microfossils were found in a meteorite from Mars; that assertion remains highly … Continue reading»