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Mike Will
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Even out here near the galactic rim, space is awash in planets. Rocky Earth-sized planets are common.
If you thought the Kepler spacecraft’s glory days were over, think again. Today at the 227th meeting of the American Astronomical Society, astronomers announced a whopping 234 new exoplanet candidates discovered by Kepler in 2014. The best part? All of them are just tens of light years away.
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My 2011 article on computational psychohistory
http://www.scidata.ca/?page_id=239
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Current status of the Giant Magellan Telescope
Shaping the Search for Life
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Terrestrial telescopes are okay, but interferometry on the far side of the Moon would be so much better, including on a price/performance basis.
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Why traditional education is broken (no it's not about flipped classrooms)
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Why Asimov was important
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Very good article and good related reading material is linked.
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