When I want to sit down with a good book, I don’t choose a romance novel or a good criminal mystery, I go for a book on cosmology and/or physics. One of my favorite authors in this realm is world-renowned physicist, Stephen Hawking. I am currently finishing one of his latest books, The Grand Design. [...]
For centuries, human beings have looked up at the sky and wondered what was out there. How many other planets, stars and lifeforms exist without our knowledge? Even with the basic technologies of yesteryear, humans have been able to discern a great deal from the cosmos, giving us a better understanding of our universe. But [...]
Founded in 1907, Hershey Park has been a staple of Pennsylvania for over 100 years. Originally developed as a simplistic park, complete with a baseball field, wooded groves and a pavilion all provided countless hours of entertainment to the surrounding area. But the park was quickly expanded and it soon became much more than a [...]
We’ve been studying the cosmos for centuries, always looking up to the stars in search of new planets and new life. It is something that has captured the human imagination since the dawn of man. And now, after so long, astronomers may have found a planet that could foster life. Admittedly, astronomers have found [...]
It seems as if every week there is some new and exciting information regarding our solar system. As a lover of astronomy, I feel compelled to share the latest news and information with you. The latest news to rock the astronomy community comes from the outer edges of our solar system. According to a [...]
Although our planet isn’t the largest in the universe, or even our own solar system, it still manages to house several gorgeous features. Sweeping vistas, wide open seas and vibrantly colored animals and plants are scattered all throughout this gorgeous planet. And I believe that, if you are capable of doing so, you should enjoy [...]
As an avid fan of astronomy, I certainly enjoy looking into the night sky and basking in the beauty and uncertainty of outer space. It is vast, complicated, and mysterious. We will more than likely never know the full scope of space and everything it has to offer, and maybe we shouldn’t. However, we will [...]
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