Faster Than a Speeding Bullet

Oct 13, 2004
One of the big things in the news around my neck of the woods lately has been these talks about The Florida Bullet Train, or more accurately, why we really, really, super-duper don’t need that ghast...

Will You Marry Me…on the Moon?!

Aug 13, 2003
Recently a Russian man and his fiancée made history by being the first couple to exchange their vows while in orbit some two hundred and forty miles above the Earth. Mind you, they were in separate l...

Not-So-Great Moments in Science

Mar 19, 2003
Only a few weeks ago, I wrote a particularly hilarious column considering the greatest inventions of all-time and within hours I was receiving literally dozens of e-mails informing me of better invent...

Great Moments in Science

Mar 5, 2003
Science can be a dirty, unforgiving game that takes no prisoners (…except in the case of animal testing, of course!) and I just have to hand it to the people behind the scenes who continue to make i...

If I Could Turn Back Time…

Jan 8, 2003
This is always a tough column for me and I know a lot of writers that go through the same type of thing when New Years rolls around – what can I possibly write about that hasn’t already been done ...

I’m Not an Addict…

Jan 16, 2002
I honestly don’t know how I went this long without it. I’d been hearing all of the hype and rumors about it for years now, but nothing quite compares to trying it for yourself. They say once you t...