Tuesday, March 25, 2008

Break in message

News comes today that a large part of the Wilkins Ice shelf in Antarctica has collapsed ...
This by itself will not raise ocean levels , but the melting and break up occured much faster then expected.

Russians doing more mammoth ivory carving thanks to the tundra revealing more formerly frozen remains

With the passing of Arthur C Clarke Rip @ 90 at his home the other week in Sri Lanka :
All those stories , The Nine Million Names Of God , Against The Fall Of Night , Childhood's End
and Clarke's Third Law ('62) 'Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic'.
Preparing humans for next stage of evolution wasn't he ...

470 light years away ,
in an area of outer space we have called A B Aurigae
dusty detritus material seems to be condensing into a new planet that may end up being '5 -37 times the size of Jupiter'


Post a Comment

Subscribe to Post Comments [Atom]

<< Home