When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, “Look for the helpers.
The European Space Agency, NASA, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and University of Arizona have put together this excellent simulation of a landing on Titan,
Let’s talk a little bit about natural disasters. But first . . .
It’s easy to tell middle and high school students that “scientists say ‘seeing is believing’” while “non-scientists say ‘believing is seeing.’” That’s not incorrect.
A version of this article was published at Helium on January 8, 2011. Planning a summer vacation? Prospecting for gold in New England is fun, and
You probably know what Mars looks like, thanks to recent headlines about the Curiosity rover (if not, take a look at the first post here).