After doing virtually nothing to fix the crushing fiscal crisis that faces Illinois Speaker Mike Madigan was asked if our legislators,..
Carmen is so excited about New Horizons, NASA’s mission to Pluto and all the amazing information they have received so far. It has ice..
Remember the deal President Bill Clinton struck with North Korea back in 1994 to curb it’s nuclear ambitions? It was a little difficult..
Jumping Clyde Tombaugh*! We can’t say that enough. Carmen and Winslow are at the Applied Physics Lab at Johns Hopkins in Maryland to see..
Well folks, the Toni Tax, (named for current Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle), is a thing. A one percent sales tax increase...
New Horizons had it’s closest approach to Pluto yesterday, July 14th and so much new information is coming in for planetary scientists to..
‘Growing up under a starless sky-A light polluted tale by Scott Stantis’ is my latest cartoon essay for the Chicago Tribune. If you would..
This is it! The day New Horizons will be at the closest approach to Pluto. What will we discover about our favorite no-longer-a-planet?..