Archive | March, 2008

MESSENGER at Mercury (part I)

I’m spending my morning in a session on Mercury and Messenger’s new results. There is no WiFi in here, so this is all getting posted in one large, time-delayed, lump. There are also no websites being noted so press can go get images, so this is going to be less visual then I would have […]

LPSC: A discussion of why? (Moon…)

I’m currently sitting in a group session with grad students, two other professors, and high school teachers discussing how we can sell manned missions to the moon. As educators (formal and informal) we need to consider: who are our audiences, and what are our messages? If we teach NASA’s vision to return to the Moon, […]