Gonzo
Gonzo
@Gonzo
I write a lot about sci-fi
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The French artist, astronomer and amateur entomologist Étienne Léopold Trouvelot is noted for two major contributions in his lifetime. The first, and the one we are celebrating in this post, is the 7000 or so …
The French artist, astronomer and amateur entomologist Étienne Léopold Trouvelot is noted for two major contributions in his lifetime. …
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A US-German team of researchers has proposed developing a micro-scale, low-cost surface lander for the in situ characterization of an asteroid. The tiny spacecraft, called the Pico Autonomous Near-Earth Asteroid In Situ Characterizer (PANIC), could …
A US-German team of researchers has proposed developing a micro-scale, low-cost surface lander for the in situ characterization of an …
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It's time to see what Rick Deckard has been up to for the last 34 years. The first footage from Blade Runner 2049 has arrived! The sequel to Ridley Scott’s 1982 classic sci-fi movie stars Ryan Gosling …
It's time to see what Rick Deckard has been up to for the last 34 years. The first footage from Blade …
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Microscopic organisms could survive at above the surface of planets and so-called brown dwarfs, whose terrain and lower atmospheres are inhospitable, scientists have found.Such worlds could in theory sustain life in their overlying atmospheres, …
Microscopic organisms could survive at above the surface of planets and so-called brown dwarfs, whose terrain and lower atmospheres are …
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A handful of new stars are born each year in the Milky Way, while many more blink on across the universe. But astronomers have observed that galaxies should be churning out millions more stars, based …
A handful of new stars are born each year in the Milky Way, while many more blink on across the …
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Right now, our universe has many different types of stars. Red dwarfs—cool stars that give off red light—are among the most common of these. Semantically related white dwarfs also fill the universe. …
Right now, our universe has many different types of stars. Red dwarfs—cool stars that give off red light—are …
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In 150 billion years, the night sky from Earth will look very different. As the universe races to its heat death, space itself will start to expand faster than the speed of light. Many of us …
In 150 billion years, the night sky from Earth will look very different. As the universe races to its heat death, …
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When we talk about human colonies being established in space, many of us probably think of Mars, and with good reason. We’ve been fascinated with the red planet for thousands of years, and both …
When we talk about human colonies being established in space, many of us probably think of Mars, and with good …
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If you have space travelling dreams like I do, you'll love the content of this post. Here are some of the most interesting and peculiar exoplanets discovered by astronomers around the world. 1. Mega-Earth Kepler-10c …
If you have space travelling dreams like I do, you'll love the content of this post. Here are some of …
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A number of philosophers, futurists, and technologists have come to believe that we are living in a computer-simulated world, kind of like a real-life version of The Matrix. The so-called "simulation argument" was popularized in …
A number of philosophers, futurists, and technologists have come to believe that we are living in a computer-simulated world, kind …
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