Science & Physics

Europa, Ganymede eclipse the Moon in space exploration race

The time of arrogant patriotism, harking back to a time of cold wars in low earth orbit, and an ego-centric (and a US-centric) view of the universe is long gone. Jupiter and the moons of Europa and Ganymede beckon. There’s serious science to be done, staring an international cast…

Personal Science & Physics

Water worlds are oceans apart

In many ways, I’m glad to live in this time. Being an avid reader of popular science and accessible physics, I thrill over what is and what might be. But equally, I sometimes feel like I was born too early. It’s my grandchildren that will be the fortunate ones. They’re the ones that will walk […]