Do We Deserve Mars?

Do We Deserve Mars? In the coming decades humans will have to make a decision about whether our species is ready to colonize another planet.  This may result in the possibility of permanent settlement.  However, this raises important moral question regarding our presence in the universe.  Currently, we are engaging in global activities that are … Continue reading Do We Deserve Mars?

Uncomfortable Relationship Between Factual Knowledge and the Human Population

Uncomfortable Relationship Between Factual Knowledge and the Human Population A recent National Science Foundation poll was conducted globally to better understand how factual knowledge is understood around the world.  The poll revealed that some basic facts about our world and the universe are simply rejected, or not known by a large percentage of the population. … Continue reading Uncomfortable Relationship Between Factual Knowledge and the Human Population

The Inevitable Collision

The Inevitable Collision Astronomers have recently confirmed that the Andromeda galaxy and the Milky Way galaxy are on an unavoidable collision course.  These two gigantic galaxies should collide in within the next 3.5 billion years.  If humans - or some future form of our species exists during this collision, how will we be effected?  What … Continue reading The Inevitable Collision