Particle Fever Interview For Serious Wonder

Particle Fever director Mark Levinson and physicist David Kaplan stopped by the SERIOUS WONDER office last week for an exclusive interview. We talked about teleportation, black holes and time travel and about the making of Particle Fever. “Particle physicists are always looking into the future. The timescale of work we do is decades, centuries. We…

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Future Fiction: Uploaded Transmission (Part 1)

“It felt like I was falling into an abyss,” said Jaren Summers. “No stars; no planets; nothingness. A void etched into the very fabric of my mind. What’s worse…was the silence.” The crew psychologist, Dr. Harry Boyd, stared for a moment, trying to determine the best approach to a very delicate situation. “You’d fallen into…

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Humbling New Photo from Mars Curiosity Rover

[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”0345376595″ locale=”us” height=”100″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/518xPlisLzL._SL75_.jpg” width=”75″] “Look again at that dot. That’s here. That’s home. That’s us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever was, lived out their lives. The aggregate of our joy and suffering, thousands of confident religions, ideologies, and economic doctrines, every…

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Is Space the Final Frontier?

Commercial movement in space is on the horizon. Space X continues to improve their Falcon and Dragon series of rockets. And Brooklyn-based Final Frontier Design is working on making a better spacesuit. After a successful Kickstarter campaign, Final Frontier Design set out to build their 3G (Third Generation) spacesuit designed for commercial enterprises. The suit…

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