Big Picture Science – Humans Need Not Apply: Tom Jones
by Gary Niederhoff on April 16, 2012
Part 5 of Humans Need Not Apply, featuring Tom Jones, United States astronaut, space consultant, and veteran of four Space Shuttle flights, on the unique qualities our biological selves bring to the field of space exploration. (TRT 7:26)
There's a new big dipper in the nighttime sky.
No, it's not a cozy constellation, but a distant, non-descript star that behaves like a shipboard semaphore, beaming flashes of light into the cosmic darkness that seem random, but... (read more)