Trump shoots the messenger Scientists are, or should be, disheartened and angry about the Trump administration’s scientific ignorance and its attacks on science agencies. This administration stance is nothing more than “shoot the messenger,” because scientists deliver—as Al Gore has expressed it—inconvenient truths. Rescinding science based policies and defunding science […]

March for Science — Earth Day 2017

It is easy to learn about space! Take a look at our newly posted page about playing with space in your home: Play with it—Space in your home.

Play with space in your home

I worked long enough in Washington DC to know that the political system has incredible ability to stonewall, hinder, and delay. Donald Trump will not be able to do much of what he promised during his campaign. Republicans whom he insulted during his campaign will be less than wholehearted supporters […]

Open Space Trumped? is a place for the exchange of information and ideas about how to preserve part of the American heritage: its “empty” spaces. These are the spaces where nothing is built; they include a significant amount of space that is not publicly owned, not protected by conservation easement, not necessarily […]

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