Astronomers call Messier 63 the Sunflower Galaxy, because they say its spiral shape resembles the spiral of seeds at the center of a sunflower.
Confidence. You’re not born with it. Well, probably not. Like muscle mass, you build it up over time. Many of us don’t, though. We sheepishly slog through life at half-strength, not even close to living up to our full potential, at work, in love, you name it. How sad is that?
The Pentagon’s bleeding edge technology development office, DARPA, and Georgia Institute of Technology are working on a way to solve one of the biggest limitations of helicopters: landing on grades and rough, uneven or even moving terrain.
A wild Sunday Night Football game came down to a final drive by Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, and like he’s done more than any other QB in the fourth quarter since 2006, Romo drove his team down the field for the comeback victory. With just 1:17 left, forty extra seconds that were gifted to them by the New York Giants curious decision to throw the ball on third down on their prior possession, Romo began the drive at the 28 yard line and swiftly moved the Cowboys down field.
“To be blunt: If we burn it all, we melt it all.”
So says Ricarda Winkelmann, the lead author of a new paper that paints a dire picture of our planet should we continue to extract and burn the world’s coal, oil and natural gas reserves.
College is a time for exploration.
Over the four years you’re there (for some, maybe a bit longer), you’ll discover what you’re truly passionate about.