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The Impossibility of Long Distance Space Travel

Alan Finkel writes today on the Cosmos website: The clash of two titans – physics and chemistry – are major barriers to human space travel to Mars and beyond, and may well make it impossible … at least with current … Continue reading

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We Don’t Do Ticketing Here

First, let me state that I’m a big fan of Alaska Airlines, and I fly them twelve times a year on their non-stop flights between Boston and Portland. Second, let me state that in hindsight much of the problem I had … Continue reading

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No Thanks, Jet Blue!

Jet Blue just announced non-stop service between Boston and Portland. I checked this out because I fly non-stop between Boston and Portland once a month on Alaska Airlines, and maybe Jet Blue’s flight will provide a convenient alternative. One-way prices … Continue reading

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