Emily Grubb

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Private-Sector Failures in Space Travel

It is an article of faith on the American Right that government is bad or at least inept and business is good and efficient. But the reality is often …

The Privatization of Space: When Things Go Wrong

The explosion was likely caused by a failed strut. In October of last year, Orbital Sciences had a rocket destined for the ISS explode for unrelated …

Space Exploration Is Best In Hands of NASA, Not Private Sector

Much is often made of the free market as a force for innovation, and rightly so. The constraints of the market have proven to be a great impetus for …

The Implications of the Privatization of Space Exploration

By Lina Shi<p>Background<p>The dream of space exploration has existed throughout human history. Like many other scientific breakthroughs in the US, the …

Space Exploration

The Privatization Of Space Offers A New Hope For Humanity

Private space travel was effectively illegal until 2004. Then came along the Commercial Space Launch Amendments Act of 2004, which ripped away the …

Space Travel

As a Parent, I Wish You Knew.... #iWishParent

Welcome to the 3rd part (in a 4 part series) of "I Wish You Knew....". Part 1 was all about what Administrators wished you knew, part 2 was all about …

Don't use a credit card for these 3 things

By ClarkHoward.com When used responsibly, credit cards can be very beneficial for your long-term financial goals.

Craft Your Way to the Perfect Teal Pumpkin: DIY Tutorial

When you’re out trick-or-treating and see a pumpkin painted teal, that’s the signal that the home is providing non-food treats. This simple act shows …

Crafting

21 Insanely Cute And Simple Dollar Store Halloween Costumes That Are Gifts From God

It doesn't take a lot of money to look this expensive.

Costumes

5 Months in Asia

At first it had been a dream to travel to Asia for a long time already, even before I discovered photography. I am now 22 years old and I finished my …

MUST SEE: Geography of Poverty. A journey through forgotten America.

Saved: Elegant Portraits of Rescued Greyhounds

Beautifully poised and gentle, staring into the soulful eyes of these Iberian greyhounds you’d never guess they were ever abused, unwanted or …

The Cutting Edge Way to Do Interval Training

You can do all that—including the “get better, faster” part—with heart rate interval training, says Alwyn Cosgrove, co-owner of Results Fitness in Santa Clarita, California and top <i>Men’s Health</i> fitness adviser.<p>Here’s how it works: Instead of pre-determining how long you work and rest for a …

The Four-Minute Workout That Kick-Starts Your Day!

For obvious reasons, most people don't have time to spend hours of their time in a gym. It takes time to get there, time to exercise and time to get rid of that horrible sweat smell out of your head. With time being our most precious resource, it can be easy to let your fitness slip and let other …

Right Now You Can See All the Moon Photos Apollo Astronauts Ever Shot

8,400 of them are on Flickr.<p>The Apollo astronauts who landed on the moon between 1969 and 1972 did so with chest-mounted Hasselblad cameras so they could record every piece of history. Now you can see what they saw on the lunar surface, and plenty of other shots taken from space.<p>The Project Apollo …

NASA shows off a stunning new color photo of Pluto's moon, Charon

Pluto isn't the only speck in the sky that's come into full, glorious focus over the last few months. NASA just released the first enhanced-color, high-resolution photo of Charon, the dwarf planet's largest moon. It offers an unprecedented look at Charon's surface, one that is both mesmerizing and …

Finding the Right Pediatrician: One Aspect of Parenting With a Disability

In the months and weeks leading up to the arrival of a new baby there's a sense of excitement and anticipation in the air. It's also a busy time full of doctor appointments, shopping for new clothes to fit your growing body, and going to parties, just to name a few things on the agenda. If you're a …

Disability

New Guidance on 'Screen Time' Coming From Pediatrics' Group

The American Academy of Pediatrics to date has recommended that young children watch no more than a couple hours of television per day.

Education Technology