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Tips on dealing with isolation…

| April 9, 2020 | 27 Comments
Tips on dealing with isolation…

Ready for the first ‘Mars’ walk …From the European Space Agency (ESA). Human exploration of our Solar System is an important focus for the ESA. The Agency has started on the path to making this a reality in the future. Making sure that our astronauts are prepared mentally and physically for the demands of long […]

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Dr. Anthony Fauci

| March 21, 2020 | 52 Comments
Dr. Anthony Fauci

Dr. Anthony Fauci Poetrooper’s spidey sense has been tingling whenever the good doctor appears. “I thought there was something just a little off-tune with this guy. My antennae have been tingling ever since he first began making all these public pronouncements. Not saying he’s not doing the job, but he is part of the entrenched […]

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Buzz Aldrin gives surprising response when asked about protecting himself from coronavirus

| March 19, 2020 | 18 Comments
Buzz Aldrin gives surprising response when asked about protecting himself from coronavirus

Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin said he is staying indoors amid the coronavirus pandemic. (Associated Press ) Col. ‘Buzz’ Aldren, USAF (Ret), fighter pilot- 66 combat missions in Korea, two kills, academic- Doctor of Science, Aeronautics from MIT, and the second man to walk on the moon, is taking reasonable precautions to protect himself from the […]

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Biden’s Chicago Virtual Town Hall Went As Well…

| March 14, 2020 | 35 Comments
Biden’s Chicago Virtual Town Hall Went As Well…

That’s a calculator, Joe. …As Could be Expected. Joe’s Chicago Virtual Town Hall didn’t work out very well.  Seems a certain level of technical acuity is needed to pull off what is an every day occurrence in government and business. I personally really like WebEx-ing. I can pay pay partial attention to the goings-on on-line […]

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AP Confirms: Democrats Are Lying to the Public About Coronavirus

| February 27, 2020 | 41 Comments
AP Confirms: Democrats Are Lying to the Public About Coronavirus

Mayor Bloomberg Never let a serious crisis go to waste. -Rahm Emanuel Speaker Pelosi has wasted no time in criticism of Trump’s response to the coronavirus threat, that Trump doesn’t know what he is doing. Senator Schumer opined ‘The president only asks for $2.5 million. He should have asked for $8.5 billion.’ Exactly what he […]

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Top 5 2020 doomsday predictions…

| January 1, 2020 | 50 Comments
Top 5 2020 doomsday predictions…

Unavailable for comment. Oops… All those predictions of doom and gloom from the last ten or so years, where are they? From running out of oil to vanishing icecaps, here are the five top flops. …that didn’t pan out By Maxim Lott 1) The U.S. may warm 6 degrees F from 1990 to 2020 In 1990, […]

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Weekend Open Thread

| August 9, 2019 | 75 Comments
Weekend Open Thread

I just want all of you to know that in October this year, an asteroid about 330+/- feet in diameter is (MAYBE) going to possibly, but also possibly not, hit Earth. It is NASA 2007 FT3, with an 8-year orbital period. You may recall that in the winter of 2012-2013, a (not 300-foot)  – correction, […]

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Weekend Open Thread – The World’s First Nuclear Reactors

| July 26, 2019 | 67 Comments
Weekend Open Thread – The World’s First Nuclear Reactors

Most TAH readers likely know enough about science to know that nuclear reactors operate via a chain reaction involving nuclear fission. And most probably think that they know where the first nuclear reactor on earth was located. Well, if you’re thinking that it was Enrico Fermi’s graphite pile at the University of Chicago – think […]

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