NASA ends cosmic racism

Nicknames for space objects like “eskimo” and “Siamese twins” are out. NASA is doing its part to end intergalactic discrimination “Eskimo Nebula” will just be referred to as its official name NGC 2392 “Siamese Twins Galaxy” is referred to as NGC 4567 and NGC 4568 NASA says science is for everyone and they’re doing their … Continue reading NASA ends cosmic racism

Masks: the snug comfort of denial

On Wednesday 22 July at 11:59pm, mandatory masks for Melbourne and Mitchell Shire commenced, setting a precedent for Australia. At 11:59pm on Sunday 2 August, the rest of Victoria will follow. The snug comfort of denial: Medical research says masks don't protect the general public against respiratory viruses, including COVID-19. Misuse or prolonged use of … Continue reading Masks: the snug comfort of denial