What is Lacuna Passage

Lacuna Passage: Video Game Brings Mars To Earth

A recent crowdfunding campaign aims to let you explore Mars from the comfort of your own home. The project, Lacuna Passage, is a video game that provides a true-to-life representation of the Martian environment for players to explore. According to the Kickstarter campaign page, “Lacuna Passage is a story-driven exploration and survival game set on […]
International Space Station

The Destiny of a Species

We are living in an intensely important time period, as a species. It is probably the most important time period in all of human history. Let me expand on that for a minute: right now, so many important revolutions are occurring – in engineering, technology, politics, biology, democracy and virtually every category of human thought […]
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First Results from Curiosity’s SAM Instrument

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory held a press conference today where they announced the first results of MSL Curiosity’s Sample Analysis on Mars (SAM) instrument. Organic compounds have been detected by the SAM instrument, they reported, but the science team are yet to determine whether or not the compounds are native to Mars or if they […]