Enabling the Disabled: Restoring Movement with Machines

By Caleb Hanks Former fiction murder/mystery writer Jan Scheuermann has, for the last 10 years, lived a in a motorized wheelchair, unable to move except for her head and neck. But despite being diagnosed with spinocerebellar degeneration, Schaeuermann is now … Continue reading

Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice… May Lead to Aliens

Indeed, as the classic rhyme suggests, girls are made of “sugar and spice and everything nice.” Well, as it turns out, at least one of these may also be connected with the existence alien life in the distant cosmos. How, … Continue reading

“Railroad Plank” Added to List of Weird Objects on Mars?

First it was “Bigfoot” seen in mid-stride dodging from behind a rock outcropping earlier this year… followed by speculation surrounding “Danish Mermaids” and finally giant “crudely drawn smiley faces” on the surface of Mars. Now, appearing in a NASA photograph … Continue reading