Motivation Monday: What do you want out of Life?

What drives you? What is it that makes you get up early? Go to work? Eat well? Do you want a lot of money? Do you want to find love? Be successful? Live a long time? Why? What is your reason? Do you want to be happy? Do you want others to respect and revere you? Or do you just want to be better than other people? Maybe you want to provide a good life for your family, impress your parents, or show off to the world.   Do you want to be remembered? Chances are, something in the last few...

Great Strides in Space Beverages

There are so many little things about gravity that we take for granted.  If you take it away, a lot of things become tougher.  The common discussion points are how you lose bone density, muscle mass, you get taller, and increased risk of herniated disks.  But there are a lot of day to day things that are tough too.  Sleeping while having no concept of up and down, exercising without weights, eating, writing, and drinking.  Generally astronauts would have to drink from bags because you simply couldn’t have a cup of water.  The lack of gravity would have the water...