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It’s A Big Place Out There

Ever look up at the night sky and wonder how big this place really is? Our universe, and we’re only seeing a very small piece of it at night, is mind-bogglingly enormous! Let’s look at some numbers to see how enormous it really is.  Our sun, which seems close by as we feel it’s warmth [...]

By |2018-03-07T20:08:46+00:00March 7th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on It’s A Big Place Out There

What Can A Solar Storm Do To Earth?

According to multiple news outlets, a solar storm has hit the earth  recently. While Earth has been subject to a few solar storms in the past, this new event could cause quite a bit of trouble. So, what exactly would happen if the earth were suddenly hit by a solar storm? Let’s find out.   [...]

By |2018-03-02T17:06:34+00:00March 2nd, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on What Can A Solar Storm Do To Earth?

Tips For Travel: What To Do When Going Abroad?

Winter is almost over! We have roughly one month left before we can expect some warmer weather. Warmer weather typically results in more travel, especially during spring break. And if you’re going to be doing some overseas travel, you may want to learn as much as you can about where you are going, what you’ll [...]

By |2018-03-02T17:03:14+00:00March 2nd, 2018|Blog, Travel|Comments Off on Tips For Travel: What To Do When Going Abroad?

Sign Up for the Hershey 10K

As I’ve mentioned in previous blogs, Hershey, Pennsylvania is a beautiful place to live and visit. It offers a rich history and breathtaking experiences in the form of museums, gardens, a zoo and, of course, Hersheypark. But what makes Hershey so special is the community and what goes on within it. A particular event that [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:20+00:00March 2nd, 2018|Blog, Travel|Comments Off on Sign Up for the Hershey 10K

Movie Misconceptions: What Hollywood Gets Wrong About Space

For centuries, human beings have dreamt of being able to go into space and explore its mysteries. Because of our limited abilities and technology, human beings were required to use their imagination as to what being in space was actually like. Naturally, Hollywood jumped on the notion of space stories, and since then, we’ve been [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:20+00:00March 2nd, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space, Travel|Comments Off on Movie Misconceptions: What Hollywood Gets Wrong About Space

What To Do When Visiting Hershey, Pennsylvania

I’ve done a fair bit of traveling in my time. From business trips to personal vacations, I’ve been fortunate enough to travel to some truly beautiful places around the world. Some people want to travel the world so badly that they completely forget where they live. They want nothing more to do with their roots, [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:20+00:00February 2nd, 2018|Blog, Travel|Comments Off on What To Do When Visiting Hershey, Pennsylvania

Great Destinations For Valentine’s Day

I’m a huge proponent of traveling. I mainly like to travel for vacation throughout the country with my family. It’s a great chance for my family to bond and enjoy each other’s company. We’ve taken many trips, from the Coast of Maine to the forests of Maryland and each one has been better than the [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:20+00:00February 2nd, 2018|Blog, Travel|Comments Off on Great Destinations For Valentine’s Day

Common Misconceptions About Space

Space has been called many things, much of which is accurate; expansive, puzzling, endless, and much more. Unfortunately, there have been many misconceptions and myths surrounding our universe seemingly since the dawn of time, or at least human existence. So many of these misconceptions have become so popular, that many people them to be true. [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:21+00:00February 2nd, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on Common Misconceptions About Space

Even More Great Rides At Hersheypark

A few months back I’d written a blog that highlighted several of Hersheypark’s greatest rides. As I mentioned in that blog, the park boasts far too many great rides to stuff into one single blog. With that being said, I figured I would highlight a few more of Hersheypark’s fantastic rides.   Laff Trakk When [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:21+00:00February 2nd, 2018|Blog, Travel|Comments Off on Even More Great Rides At Hersheypark

Books I’ve Been Reading

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. [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:21+00:00January 17th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on Books I’ve Been Reading