Planetary Society: “Watching the birth and death of moonlets in Saturn’s F ring”

I remember seeing pictures from the Voyager space probes in National Geographic magazine back in the early 1980s, and wondering what could be out there. What did the rings look like close up? Saturn’s innumerable moons, what would it be like to stand on one, or jump on one? I began absorbing as much informationContinue reading “Planetary Society: “Watching the birth and death of moonlets in Saturn’s F ring””

You know what’s awesome? A Dalek cake for your birthday!

As today was my birthday, we celebrated it at the at the free Chill on the Hill concert in Humboldt Park with a homemade Dalek cake. As in, a cake that looks like a Dalek. And yes, we has pictures: The view from the front and the side… …And this is quite possibly the onlyContinue reading “You know what’s awesome? A Dalek cake for your birthday!”