Esperanto: What’s the Big Idea behind the International Language?

Esperanto. What is it? Why am I learning it? Should you? Esperanto is a planned language developed by an amateur linguist in 1887. His goal was to create an easy to learn, universal second language. The creator, L.L. Zamenhof was not alone in wanting to do this. The idea of … Continue reading

Shoshone Station #4: Meteors Out Now!

It’s here, the latest episode in my ongoing Sci-fi Serial, The Galactic Consortium. Blurb: Dan Oleson has been chosen to serve as embassy security on Saras Station in the Consortium, but he will soon discover the dangers are of a different type than he’s expecting. Rumors are swirling about an … Continue reading

Four Ways that Terraforming Could Save the Earth

Serious scientist mostly downplay the idea of terraforming another planet. They have two reasons for this, but they seem to miss one important point. So I am going to tell you four ways that terraforming could benefit, or even save, the earth today. But first, the two reasons that scientists … Continue reading