The UAE… in Space

In light of the recent accomplishments by the European Space Agency to land a probe on a comet for the first time today, I thought it would be interesting to explore the activities of space programs in the Middle East. It turns out that the only country making any serious moves to join space expeditions […]

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Being a Prisoner of ISIS

Recently, ISIS has been all over the U.S. news and I assume the global news as well. The Islamic extremist group aims to establish an Islamic Caliphate unified under Sharia in Iraq and Syria. They are renowned for their violent beheadings and torture of prisoners from all parts of the world. Something I have been […]

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Did Qatar Cheat?

If you haven’t heard about the controversy behind Qatar being chosen as the host country for the 2022 FIFA world cup by now then you must live under a rock or be an American. FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Futball Association) chooses the host country for their future world cups years ahead of time and when […]

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