Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Are We Alone?

Daniel Kainer, Biology Professor at Lone Star College-Montgomery, delivered a fascinating presention about the possibility of life beyond the stars. With over a 100 billion stars in the galaxy and over 100 billion galaxies in the unverse, that's a lot of possibilites. Or is it? Learn more about Fermi's Paradox in the slideshow below.

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Astrobiology enthusiast should also check out:
Planet Quest from NASA at
SETI Institute at
Pale Blue Dot speech from Carl Sagan at
Murmers of Earth (images and sounds from the Voyager Interstellar Record) at

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Find Your True North

Jason Moulenbelt taught the basics of an old fashion compass: how to find Magnetic North, True North, take a bearing, take a back bearing, and triangulate your position.

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Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Are You a Wind, Water or Fire?

Barbara Morrison of Texas Yoga Center revealed the secret path to longevity and vitality through Ayurveda, the ancient Indian healing system.

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