Pioneer cover

From the press release: From the moment he is handed a possibility of making the first alien contact, Saunders Maxwell decides he will do it, even if doing so takes him through hell and back.

 
Unfortunately, that is exactly where that journey takes him.

 
The vision that Zimmerman paints of vibrant human colonies on the Moon, Mars, the asteroids, and beyond, indomitably fighting the harsh lifeless environment of space to build new societies, captures perfectly the emerging space race we see today.


He also captures in Pioneer the heart of the human spirit, willing to push forward no matter the odds, no matter the cost. It is that spirit that will make the exploration of the heavens possible, forever, into the never-ending future.

 
Available everywhere for $3.99 (before discount) at amazon, Barnes & Noble, all ebook vendors, or direct from the ebook publisher, ebookit.
 

A really big Tesla coil

An evening pause: A really big Tesla coil.

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2 comments

  • jwing

    How is it that this guy isn’t fried up while standing out in the open filming this Tesla coil? It didn’t appear that he was standing inside a Faraday gage. I would be in my car with the windows up. Call me whimpy but when it comes to high voltage, I’m not taking any chances.

  • bahahah awesome! Yeh my friend built a tesla coil for his senior project when we were in school , it scared the shit out of everyone in the room haha

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