ASFO 2022–09–17

More poetry! “If it can’t be grown, it has to be mined” ― but we live in the era of bioengineering, so maybe it can be grown. (In which context, I refer to a cartoon.) Buying a ticket to Mars with frequent–flyer miles proves impossible, and I express doubts about the ability of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to do anything even slightly outside their established competency. Also a letter to the editor of the Coffey County (Kansas) Republican.

Partial scan of three art photos received in the mail from Lithuania. One is predominantly greenish, one has blue sky and crepuscular light, and one orange like sunset.
Segments of three art photos from Žygimantas “RGB” Tauras