Monats-Archive: Juli 2018

Diffuse Interstellar Bands – Traditional Mystery or New-Paradigm Evidence?

A few years ago, Benjamin McCall, Professor of Chemistry at the University of Illinois (now with the University of Dayton), has published a very interesting lecture "The Diffuse Interstellar Bands: A Long-Running Mystery". The shortest synopsis of his lecture is: "What are the DIBs? Greatest unsolved mystery in spectroscopy!" Unfortunately, his lecture is not easy…
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Generation X – scientifically unsuccessful

According to Wikipedia, Generation X (Gen Xers) are the children of the Silent Generation and older Baby Boomers – which includes myself. Demographers and researchers typically use the birth years of Gen Xers ranging from the early-to-mid 1960s to the early 1980s, including all my children. The younger Gen Xers were the first children to…
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