Tag: #earth

LIGHT-NING SPEED: HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE BEFORE WE BREAK THE SPEED OF LIGHT

“We will get there, but how long will it take?” QUANTIFYING IT The speed of light measures how fast light travels over a certain amount of miles, kilometers, even feet per second, hour, etc. For example, the time it takes for the light to…

WHERE ARE YOU TAKING US: WHERE IS THE SUN GOING AS WE ARE ORBITING IT

“Ever wonder where we’re going?” ORBITING IN SPACE As the Sun travels through space, the eight planets are pulled toward it. You have the twos solar systems: the inner solar system and the outer solar system. The inner consists of Mercury, Venus, and Earth;…

INFINITE NOTHINGNESS: COULD THERE HAVE ACTUALLY BEEN A TIME WITHOUT ANYTHING

“Before our universe was nothing which is something.” Before the beginning of our universe, there was supposed to be infinite nothing. But if you look into the definition of nothing, the definition of nothing is the absence of something. Yet as people, the only…

EXCEPTING YOUR END: HOW WE COPE WITH DEATH

“Are you really ready for the end?” For the longest, people have tried to find methods of coping with the idea that we as people will eventually meet our demise. No one, no matter how long you live, is ready for the time when…

GONE AND FORGOTTEN: WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF ALL PEOPLE VANISHED FROM EARTH?

“What if we weren’t around?” I sometimes think about what life would be like if people disappeared from Earth. My intrigue sparked when I first saw the television show on the Discovery Channel Life After People. It was a one hour show that would…