Space Policy

The first 10 missions to Mars. Fourth in a series to colonize Mars.

          Mars our second home  I have talked about the motivation for space travel and why colonize Mars as an important goal here.   I have talked about the only logical way to colonize Mars here.   I have talked about an ambitious overall plan for colonizing Mars here. I am building… Continue reading The first 10 missions to Mars. Fourth in a series to colonize Mars.

health

Breakfast or No Breakfast. I am tired of the nutritionist bull.

Today I was presented with a study that showed there is NO evidence that eating breakfast results in better results on tests, makes you fat or not fat, makes you healthier, live longer or not.   The author of this study looked at all the studies on this subject and after a meta analysis of… Continue reading Breakfast or No Breakfast. I am tired of the nutritionist bull.

Artificial Intelligence · Sex

The future of transportation – Self-Driving Cars, Hyperloop and sex

The premise of the article Sex distracted Driving on the rise is that more and more people will use the spare time and energy of level 3 and 4 self-driving cars to perform sexual activities.  Whether this is frequent enough to measurably increase the death or accident rate I think is highly suspect however it presumes… Continue reading The future of transportation – Self-Driving Cars, Hyperloop and sex

Space Policy

Japanese Satellite Failure Unbelievable

Design, Hardware, Software Errors Doomed Japanese Hitomi Spacecraft (scientificamerican.com) The Japanese space agency JAXA said its recently launched X-Ray observation satellite Hitomi has been destroyed. After a successful launch on February 17, contact with the satellite was lost on March 28. Off the 10-year expected life span, only three days of observations were collected. Preliminary… Continue reading Japanese Satellite Failure Unbelievable

Space Policy

Does extraterrestrial life exist and will humans meet them some day? Part I

  This has been one of the most vexing questions for me.   We are inundated with science fiction programs, books and entertainment that show extraterrestrials as common. Articles come out frequently on this topic and so it vexes others.   Recently a new way to look at it has brought another view on the… Continue reading Does extraterrestrial life exist and will humans meet them some day? Part I

Climate Change

Unprecedented Climate Change. The most in 28000 years, the fastest in 60 million years

Climate Change: 10 Billion Tons Of Carbon Are Now Being Released Every Year, The Fastest In 66 Million Years Seas Are Rising at Fastest Rate in Last 28 Centuries The headlines are amazing.  It’s true we are releasing a lot of Co2.  They are right to be worried based on their models.   Their models… Continue reading Unprecedented Climate Change. The most in 28000 years, the fastest in 60 million years

Longevity · Quality of Life · supplements

Elysium and Longevity Supplements – Hard to justify

I am about to do another recipe for the next 4 months.   The last recipe was awesome.  I have felt a difference that is significant in terms of lots of things and my highest HDL reading yet. Unfortunately, it is hard to quantify which supplements are doing what outside the easy to measure effects… Continue reading Elysium and Longevity Supplements – Hard to justify