Investigator Ian Davis wrote us today to reminisce about the coining here, in 2001, of the phrase “The Cosmic Finger of Friendship”. A year later, the phrase and the photograph that inspired it (reproduced here) made it onto the cover of the magazine.
These two studies, if read together, show a contrast between the very different meanings of two phrases that sound similar: (1) dust bunnies and (2) bunny dust. “Formation of Cosmic Dust Bunnies,” Lorin S. Matthews [pictured here], Ryan L. Hayes, Michael S. Freed and Truell W. Hyde, arXiv:astro-ph/0701385v1, 2007. The authors report: “Planetary formation is […]
This video called “Cosmic Boxing“, by Ann Tracy (aka Gianroop Kaur) shows a interdisciplinary concept called, yes, cosmic boxing: