Daily Archives: March 31, 2008

Should we be looking for the Deathstar?

Everyone knows the Deathstar. By now, it’s surely an iconic depiction of power and technological potential. As such, it’s a pretty good example of the bizarre field of astroengineering. In other words, designing and engineering objects on an astrophysical scale. … Continue reading

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Star Stuff

Interestingly, the reactions that happen in and around stellar atmospheres are remarkably like the reactions that happen in flames…

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