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Delayed Visual Gratification on Pluto, In Parts

PC Magazine says that the reason we’ve had to wait so long for high-resolution pictures of Pluto is, “in part,” because Pluto and the New Horizons craft are so far away from Earth:

“Pluto is super far away. Like waaaay super out there. It’s so far away that we’re still—months after the fact—receiving pics shots […]

How To Write A Novel In Less Than One Hour

Specific instructions about how to write your first novel in just one hour. […]

Is A Leaf Blower Really Faster?

On a walk early this morning, I encountered a darkly comic sight: three grown men with leaf blowers tackling a strip of grass 50 feet long by 20 feet wide. On my way back 20 minutes later they were still at it. I could hear the noise all the way across the valley.

I have […]

Pictures Of Two Different Deeps

Two projects of deep scientific study release news this week, looking deep into the Earth’s seas and higher than ever before into the sky. […]