Tag Archives: Science

Plight of the Firefly

The Analytical Luminescent Lab in Baltimore put out a bounty on fireflies. Yes, it’s true. They are buying bug scalps. Well, okay, it isn’t the scalp they are interested in. It’s the opposite part – the flasher. While entomologists (big … Continue reading

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Space & Rocket Center

Ever wonder what happens to the leftover space rockets after they return from space? A visit to the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, reveals that much of it goes to a museum where the average tourist can visit … Continue reading

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The Star Party

Some of my friends are highly educated and intellectual. They enjoy activities like going to lectures at the local university. For some time, they have talked excitedly about going to a “Star Party.” In the interest of keeping up with … Continue reading

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