Category Archives: From Outta Space

Some ideas regarding space exploration, space invasions, etc

My Astronaut Application

I found the NASA receipt for my astronaut application while digging through a drawer of dusty old documents the other day. Continue reading

Posted in From Outta Space, Health, Real Science | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

In The Moon’s Darkest Depths

Thank you Luna, for giving me such a fabulously dark and chilling place to set my stories! Continue reading

Posted in Author, From Outta Space | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on In The Moon’s Darkest Depths

Now THAT’S how to get to Mars

In a 45-page report, the Planetary Society has laid out a very sensible and detailed approach to the first manned mission to Mars. You can grab a pdf copy of it at this link. Continue reading

Posted in From Outta Space | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Now THAT’S how to get to Mars

Ceres Asteroid Closeup Shocks Space Scientists

A NASA administrator admitted, “We really uncorked the celestial genie on this one!” Continue reading

Posted in From Outta Space | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Ceres Asteroid Closeup Shocks Space Scientists

The volcanic landscape of Gale Crater, Mars

As the Mars rover Curiosity explores the landscape of Gale Crater, a 96 mile (154 km) wide hole in the planet with an imposing 3.4 mile (18 km) high central peak in its middle, a scientific conundrum has been reported … Continue reading

Posted in From Outta Space, Real Science | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on The volcanic landscape of Gale Crater, Mars

Dinosaur Wars 3 paperback available now!

Now, at last, if you have been following the adventures of Kit Daniels and Chase Armstrong on the printed page, you can complete their journey with them. Continue reading

Posted in Author, Dinosaur Country, From Outta Space | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Dinosaur Wars 3 paperback available now!

The Ignimbrites of Mars

Sorry rover scientists. I think you missed that call. The layers of chunky stone you’ve been seeing are the product of white-hot heat, not flowing water. Continue reading

Posted in From Outta Space, Real Science | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on The Ignimbrites of Mars

Diamonds Discovered on the Moon and Mars!

There may be a dark side to diamonds in space. Continue reading

Posted in From Outta Space | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Diamonds Discovered on the Moon and Mars!

My Influences: H. G. Wells

If, like me, you’re sorry there was only one War of the Worlds book published by H.G. Wells, take heart! There are three books in the Dinosaur Wars trilogy! Continue reading

Posted in Author, Dinosaur Country, From Outta Space | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on My Influences: H. G. Wells

Mars Rovers Attack!

7,219 Martian nations have banded together to create the immense machines and launch them to earth. Continue reading

Posted in From Outta Space | Tagged , | Comments Off on Mars Rovers Attack!