I thought I would introduce this post with a (reverse) fibonacci. The number of syllables in each line of the poem is the sum of the following two lines. Now, here is today’s featured sonnet on atomic structure.
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Happy 40th Anniversary to Voyagers 1 & 2! Almost out of the solar system, traveling faster than anything else man has ever built, soon (in an astronomical sense) you will announce our presence to the rest of the intelligent universe (if it exists). You are our first spacecraft unable to ask, “Are we there yet?” […]
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Four billion years ago, the solar system was a shooting gallery. However, without these asteroids and comets bringing Earth the necessary raw materials, life may never have begun. Once life is present, these gifts from space are an entirely different matter. Just ask the dinosaurs, well look to their fossils, that is.
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We’re about to discover how small we are.
Read more "What Can We Expect?"