A Season of Giving

The Giving Season. Whether it is in the spirit of the holiday or for financial and tax reasons, this time of the year is when 90% of charitable donations are made.  I am writing to ask you to consider the works of The Federation when making your donations. Since 1984,...
A Plan for SETI

A Plan for SETI

A Plan for SETI Article by Earthman The concept of planetary arrays, the artificial packing of orbits with multiple large bodies within the habitable zone of a single star to maximize the available living space of a star system, first emerged in my thoughts while I...

Addition of Two New Letters to Genetic Code

All of life, as we know it, is created from the same four letters: A, T, G, and C in the amino acids that make up DNA. These four letters are arranged in different sequences to for all the diversity of life as we know it on planet Earth.  But what would happen if we...

The Roddenberry Prize Winners

Fifty years ago, Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry envisioned a boldly better future, full of optimism, driven by exploration and strengthened by diversity. Yet urgent challenges today threaten humanity and the infinite possibilities of tomorrow.  The Foundation seek...

Star Trek: Discovery Update

Latest news on Star Trek: Discovery is that the captain has been named.  Jason Isaacs, who will play the USS Discovery’s Captain Lorca, is best known as playing Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter series. This is a bright spot in the news surrounding the new Trek...