* Posts by Richard Pennington

2 publicly visible posts • joined 7 Feb 2008

Germans to blast fish into space

Richard Pennington

Taking the Pisces?

I'll get my wetsuit and snorkel...

Boffin says Astronomical Unit should be binned

Richard Pennington

Solar mass loss

Well, actually the Sun is losing mass ... but far more is lost via the solar wind than by the conversion of mass into energy. Still not very much in comparison with the total mass of the Sun, though.