New Horizons - Pluto

Episode 043 – Little Planet with a Big Heart

David Rainsberger II Podcast, Science, Space Leave a Comment

The Dweebs talk about the historic New Horizons Mission to the Pluto system and beyond. New Horizons spacecraft took 9 years to get to the Pluto system and is sending back high resolution photos of the planet for the first time in history as well as doing some great science. …

Episode 043 – Little Planet with a Big Heart was last modified: July 16th, 2015 by David Rainsberger II

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Episode 038 – The Future of Humanity

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The Dweebs contemplate the next 85 years of humanity. Space exploration and biological manipulation are on the horizon. Will we take advantage of our exponential growth of technology in a positive way? Or will it inevitably be our demise? Suggested Media: Mining Legislation EmDrive and Cannae Alcubierre Drive Tsiolkovsky rocket …

Episode 038 – The Future of Humanity was last modified: May 26th, 2015 by David Rainsberger II

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Event Horizon Time Capsule

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A popular idea of newly found cities or high schools is to place a time capsule of an important or noteworthy time to be later dug up and examined as a source of nostalgia. Let’s take this a couple of steps further. Imagine a time when we could find super …

Event Horizon Time Capsule was last modified: March 24th, 2015 by David Rainsberger II

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Pluto Close Up: Mark Your Calendars!

Riley Sproul Science, Space, Technology 2 Comments

Save the date: July 14th 2015. That’s when the probe launched in January, 9 years ago, will fly by Pluto and its five¬†moons capturing some no doubt profound pictures and data for us to mine for years. This will be the closest and highest resolution look we’ve gotten at Pluto …

Pluto Close Up: Mark Your Calendars! was last modified: January 20th, 2015 by Riley Sproul