Category Archives: Physical Science

Skywatcher Focuser Review

A good focuser is of the utmost importance to the visual observer as well as the astrophotographer. After all, what use are the best optics in the world if you can’t bring

How to see a Comet and Factors that Influence Visibility of a Comet

Composed mainly of frozen debris and gases left over from the formation of the solar system, as comets approach the earth these icy pieces are heated by the warmth of the Sun,

Going to Mars

Before we can think of going to Mars, it first must be thoroughly accepted that we do so safely through studies, research, dirt samples, oxygen capability, aspects of travel, and whatever else

How going to the Moon and Mars are Good for the American People

It was recently stated that the NASA budget is not going to have the funds needed in order to go to the Moon in the year 2020. I think that it is

Mars – Yes

The human race has existed for a relatively short time, and since the beginning we have grown in population and expanded our domain. Restricting the colonization of other planets goes against human

Ufos

When you are looking into UFO’s many have just plain curiosity or have had an experience of a kind and want to know more. To read about other’s experiences you need to

First Woman in Space

Immediately after the Soviet Union’s success in putting the first man into space in 1961, the head of cosmonaut training on the Russian space programme, Nikolai Kamanin, suggested to his superiors that

Should we Colonize Mars – Yes

I agree with Doctor Stephen Hawking about the subject of extraterrestrial colonization. In order for humanity to survive minor cosmic events, such as asteroid or cometary collisions with Earth, we need to

Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence

Many people believe that there is some form of life beyond the earth. But is there any scientific evidence for extra-terrestrial intelligence? Scientists have even recently found the amino acid glycine on

The Hubble Space Telescope

Since at least 1923, about 34 years before mankind managed to put a satellite in orbit, plans to put a telescope in space have been made. About 50 years later, in the