After nearly a decade’s worth of Mars-oriented development, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence’s recent speech to the newly-resurrected Space Council has put the red planet…View More Shooting for the Moon: A Global Competition
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The United States Supreme Court has finally taken on the question of marriage equality and the world is waiting for its answer. The SCOTUS has…View More Same-sex Marriage and the Land of the Free