Monthly Archives: December 2012

How and When Should Science be Supported?

The US threatens to terminate scientific research because of a man-made “fiscal cliff.”  We should intensify our support, not eliminate it. The previous LastTechAge post  brought up the issues that Americans are within days of potentially wiping out our unmatched … Continue reading

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Open Letter to the OFES of the DOE

63 young fusion energy research professionals plead with the D.O.E to not end fusion research in America.  The American Physical Society pleads for public support of physics research in general.  The fate of American research will be decided in the … Continue reading

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Darkside of the Moon – or of American Society?

There is no Darkside for the moon, but maybe there is for American understanding of science. Kenneth Chang, a respected science writer for the New York Times has an article in the 2012 Dec 14 issue called “Two Space Probes … Continue reading

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