Would detonating a nuclear bomb in a desert really turn its sand into glass?

Yes, detonating a nuclear bomb in a desert really would turn its sand into glass. Well, at least a portion of it. We know...

What is Bitcoin?

Below is my very introductory summary of bitcoin. I could go on for multiple pages, but that isn't the point of this website. I'm...
Mars Astronauts

How long will it take to fly to Mars?

Until flying through the Sun becomes a reality, it will take humans between six and ten months to reach Mars. The exact travel time depends on...
Mars Internet Satellite

Is there, or will there be, internet access on Mars?

There currently is no internet access on Mars unless it exists as part of a classified government program. All NASA Mars rovers, landers, etc....

How did eBay get its name?

eBay.com got its name from the company name, The Echo Bay Technology Company. Pierre Omidyar created the website AuctionWeb in 1995. AuctionWeb was the predecessor to...

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