Daily Archives: December 2, 2008

Where Are Stars Born?

Gaze at a first glimpse of newborn stars in a nebula — a cloud of gas and dust where stars are formed. The University of Arizona’s Steward Observatory said the stars are young, less than 100,000 years old.
We should all look so good.

Why Boil It Down?

Abraham Lincoln nailed it: “I’m sorry I wrote such a long letter. I did not have the time to write a short one.” There’s no need for sorrow. Take time. Write short.

On a clear day

You can see Manhattan!

When Does Ridiculous Start?

On December 1, 2008, our government finally announced that we have been in a recession since December 2007. Really? No kidding? Are they absolutely sure? We’d better do something about that!