A review of the “The Heart and The Fist”

Want to be inspired and read a captivating tale of adventure, service and overcoming hardship? I truly cannot think of a more perfect book then the former Missouri Governor, Rhodes Scholar and Navy seal Eric Greitens', "The Heart and The Fist." Unfortunately the former governor and author has made the news in the past year … Continue reading A review of the “The Heart and The Fist”

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Where should the focus be in Exploring The Solar System?

It has long been held that a manned mission to Mars is and should be Humanity's next big step in space exploration. The red planet has captivated our imagination for a long time, especially since Italian astronomer Giovanni Schiaparelli mistakenly called a network of dark areas he observed on Mars, 'canals.' The intrigue and beckoning … Continue reading Where should the focus be in Exploring The Solar System?

Michio Kaku’s “The Future of Humanity”

  The renowned and brilliant Physicist, Michio Kaku lays out an astonishing and mind blowing future for Humanity in his book that makes bold predictions on how the continuing advancement of science will not only take Humanity to the stars but could also change who we are as a species as the gleaming prospect of … Continue reading Michio Kaku’s “The Future of Humanity”

An Adventure in The White Mountains

Mount Washington in New Hampshire's White mountains is known for hosting 'the worlds worst weather,' and despite being in the 'lowly' Appalachian mountains, there isn't a sense of sarcasm or exaggeration in this label. I found out first hand how much this mountain truly packs a punch when I took a long weekend trip out … Continue reading An Adventure in The White Mountains

The Far Reaching Revelations in Sebastian Junger’s, “Tribe”

Readers note: The following is a musing on Sebastian Junger's, "Tribe." I do not cite anything, as it all comes from the book which I invite all to read. I also make some other connections that I invite readers to explore and find out more about. MusingsofanExplorer is not a scientific journal, so I dont … Continue reading The Far Reaching Revelations in Sebastian Junger’s, “Tribe”

Reality check-ed in Yunnan

“Not one of my brighter moments.” I kept saying to myself as I roamed the grounds of a Theravada Buddhist temple in downtown Jinghong city. My boiling frustration had turned into embarrassment as any attempt I made to converse with a temple goer or the numerous orange clad robed monks was met with rejection. The … Continue reading Reality check-ed in Yunnan

The Mystery of the Chicago O’Hare UFO incident remains strong

The 2006 O'Hare international airport UFO incident remains one of the greatest cases in Ufology of all American history. At approximately 4pm on November 7, authorities at the airport received a call that over 12 airport employees were witnessing a disc shaped metallic craft hovering over gate C-17. Many more pilots, some air traffic control … Continue reading The Mystery of the Chicago O’Hare UFO incident remains strong