The fourth-largest planet in the solar system, 30,540 miles (49,160 kilometers) across. Neptune is the eighth planet in distance from the sun. Neptune orbits the sun every 165 years at an average distance of about 2,794 million miles (4,498 million kilometers) and rotates about once every 16 hours. Much of…

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Space and DinosaursTuesday January 9, 2018

Space and Dinosaurs

I just sent in my latest manuscript for a book about space exploration, beginning with humans entering The Space Age. When I was a child, my main interests were science fiction stories and space. Of course, I was a voracious…

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