Gingerbread Serenity is the sweetest ship in the 'Verse

Perhaps if there had been a Christmas episode of Firefly, Kaylee would have made a gingerbreadish version of her home, the starship Serenity, out of some ghastly protein substance. But this gingerbread Serenity looks plenty good enough to eat. » 12/25/10 8:00am 12/25/10 8:00am

Why isn't NASA talking about the Hundred Year Starship?

Earlier this month, a NASA researcher mentioned the "Hundred Year Starship," a plan to develop research and technology for one-way human space missions. But since then, all parties have been surprisingly mum on the subject. Why all the secrecy? » 10/30/10 5:00pm 10/30/10 5:00pm