Third Place

Buzzwords Third Place = A place that is not home nor office but used for social bridging Examples of third places are environments including cafes, churches, public libraries, markets, and parks. Also called: Third Space Quotes The corporate office or home are the two polar options for work, and I think what is missing is …

Spacecraft

Buzzwords Spacecraft = a vehicle used for traveling in space Recommended Listening Icons of speed: spaceship – We may be blasé about satellites and space stations circling our planet, and even drones in our skies, but has the spaceship craze ended? Elsewhere on the Web July 2019 Voyager A New Plan for Keeping NASA’s Oldest …

Black Hole

Photo: Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration, Black hole at the center of Messier 87 Black Hole = a region of space having a gravitational field so intense that no matter or radiation can escape 2019: The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) @ehtelescope has released a photo of the event horizon of a black hole at the heart …

Space Travel

Photo: NASA Astronaut Space Travel = travel through outer space Elsewhere on the Web Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo reaches space, bringing space tourism closer http://money.cnn.com/2018/01/04/technology/future/space-lookahead-2018 Watch Jeff Bezos’ space company Blue Origin launch its space tourism rocket Embedded Tweets Mannequin Skywalker is ready for his 2nd mission on board New Shepard. He’s a little sensitive about being …

The Historical Quest to See to the End of the Universe… Or Its Beginning

Photo Recommended viewing: The Historical Quest to See to the End of the Universe… Or Its Beginning The most remarkable developments in the last century of astronomy are the enormous expansion in the power of both our observing capabilities and the content of our astronomical theories. But despite these astonishing advances, astronomers still grapple with …

Space Junk

Buzzwords Space Junk = Disused satellites and other human-made debris in space Elsewhere on the Web http://www.satview.org/spacejunk.php Features Alice Gorman, aka @DrSpaceJunk Planeta.com Satellite