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A class that inspired

I’ve always been interested in astronomy and the natural world. As a kid I remember bugging my parents to take me to the museum and planetarium on Sundays. I even remember lying on my grandmother’s living floor watching the Apollo … Continue reading

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Teleport to the big bang

When teleportation is finally possible, I would like to beam myself to the beginning of the universe, right after the big bang.  I wouldn’t want to beam myself at the point of the big bang because the universe would be … Continue reading

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Alien snow

Do other planets have winter storms? Today, there are more than 15 cm of snow on Southern Ontario roads. I’m heeding the warnings police to stay off the roads and taking a snow day from work. As I sit here in … Continue reading

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The perfect job

If I had my pick of jobs, I would definitely become an astronaut or a mission controller for a satellite voyage like Cassini to study Saturn. Like so many space geeks growing up in the 70s, Star Trek certainly had … Continue reading

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