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A Universe of Amazing Science and Technology

The most recent and sophisticated of the number space probes sent from Earth to Mars landed on the Red Planet five weeks ago, continuing a remarkable record of exploration of our fascinating neighbor. While most of Earth has been mapped out (at least the parts on land), Mars and the rest of the multi-billion-light-year vast … Continue reading

Surely You’re Joking

For my birthday this year, my sister gave me a copy of Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman. In Part 1, subtitled “From Far Rockaway to MIT,” the famous physicist describes how at age 11 or 12 he built his own electrical circuit with lamps and switches. At around the same age, I built a circuit … Continue reading