Archive | May, 2007

No Child Left Inside Plan

Today, while in a meeting for the International Year of Astronomy, someone mentioned hearing someone state that we need a goal of no child left inside. Instead of just showing them imaged stars with robot telescopes across the Internet, we need to send them outside to look up. Instead of just giving them synthetic experiences […]

Getting to Hawaii is…

…made easier when the airline over compensates for mistakes by bumping you to first class …made less pleasant by the lack of outlets in St Louis and LA airports …made easier with good astronomy on the other end …made harder by the need to prepare to present at the other end … accomplished in one […]