Archive forOctober, 2009
October 26, 2009 | 1 Comment
The President’s independent commision on the future of our space program is a much awaited report. A must read. See: http://www.nasa.gov/pdf/396117main_HSF_Cmte_FinalReport.pdf
The mysterious ribbon at the leading edge of our solar system’s heliosphere results from our sun’s discharge of solar energy. It is believed to be a protective shield against powerful galactic cosmic rays. Just like the Earth’s gravity helps to protect us from the Sun’s solar rays, the heliosphere protects us on Earth from galactic [...]
October 18, 2009 | 1 Comment
Buzz Aldrin writes: I propose that America gives form to the president’s call for greater global cooperation; in a first step we host a conference in Washington with the goal of creating a new public-private partnership to develop the Moon. I call it the Lunar Infrastructure Development Corporation (LIDC). The purpose of the LIDC would [...]
Kepler has recently partnered with SRI (Space Renaissance Initiative). SRI is a group of about 1000 international space enthusiasts and 30+ organizations promoting space initiatives. They hope to achieve nonprofit status soon. Kepler and SRI have agreed to cooperate in building future space oriented courses.
KSU is now expanding its programs beyond a masters in Earth/Space Science. Under the direction of Dr. Sherry Bell, KSU will soon be offering a masters and Phd in psychology. These leading edge courses will take students to the boundaries and beyond of current pschology theory and newly developing paradigms. Also reflected in these programs [...]