Category: Science

Hurricane Sandy Response in Breezy Point, Queens

Here are some photos of the destruction in Breezy Point, Queens, NYC from my time on State Active Duty with the New York Guard.

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Dogs Make Healthy Babies

Families with dogs or cats have children that are less likely to suffer from respiratory tract symptoms or infections.  .  . The research suggests pet owners are more likely to have healthy children than non-pet owners, because the children of

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Nothing is Faster than the Speed of Light

It looks like those faster-than-light particles could really have been the result of a bad reading from a loose cable.  New readings will now be taken to determine the real speed of the neutrinos.

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Rare Good News in AIDS Fight

“A daily pill that costs just 25¢ can prevent both men and women from catching HIV from partners carrying the virus.” The potential impact of this is huge.

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Coast Guard for Space

James C. Bennett suggests that there is a need for an agency devoted to the burgeoning space industry.  NASA and the Air Force aren’t prepared to deal with the increasing amount of civilian, commercial space flight.  Bennett explains the need

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