Yearly Archives: 2016

This week I’m banging on about time slowing down in a crisis. Remember The Matrix? That old movie from way back in 1999, where Keanu Reeves wins a bunch of battles by slowing down time and casually dodging his enemies’ bullets before opening up a family-sized can of whoopass in […]

Does Time Slow Down In A Crisis?

An alien invasion of planet Earth is going to happen. And it’s likely we’ll be invaded by aliens within the next 6 years. Want to know why? It’s all because of Elon Musk. Elon Musk is one helluva kickass guy. Among other endeavours, he’s set up the companies SolarCity, Tesla […]

Will We Get Invaded By Aliens?

Let’s start with the background before we dive in and answer the questions ‘how does a satellite stay up in space?’ and ‘where does a satellite go after it dies?’. For starters, a satellite is anything that orbits something larger than itself. So, all of us Earth-dwellers (which will be […]

How Does A Satellite Stay Up In Space?