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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    A Mars launch today, a human colony tomorrow?

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 07:04pm by Gwynne Dyer

    ... the private company that aims to dominate the delivery-to-orbit service once provided by Nasa, actually wants to create a human colony on Mars in his own lifetime- and he's 42 now. He ...

  2. What secrets lurk in the plethora of planets?

    Posted Mar 12th 2009, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... Gwynne Dyer The real wonder of our age is this: you can go onto the Web, type in 'PlanetQuest New Worlds Atlas', 'Extrasolar Planets Encyclopedia', or 'Nasa Star and Exoplanet Database', and access the data on 340 new planets that have been discovered in the past five years. That number is set to grow very fast. Last Saturday, Nasa successfully launched ...

  3. Aviation a sideshow to climate-demon coal

    Posted Feb 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... contacted Jim Hansen, one of the world's leading climate scientists, to back their campaign. They assumed that Dr Hansen, the director of Nasa's Goddard Institute for Space Studies in New ... in the troposphere also means constant turbulence. A single technology called circulation control would solve all of these problems at once. Dennis Bushnell, the chief scientist at Nasa's Langley ...

  4. Last exit coming up for the Holocene

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... numbers, and massive die-backs are no fun at all. James Hansen, the director of Nasa's Goddard Space Flight Centre in New York, is one of the world's most respected climate scientists. ...



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