Cape Cod: Shipwrecks, Dune Shacks, and Shifting Sands

Flexing into the Atlantic like a boxer’s raised fist, Cape Cod is one of the most distinctive landforms on Earth. The skinny, crooked peninsula was created by glaciers during the last ice age and sculpted into its present-day form by rising sea levels. In geologic timescales, Cape Cod is just a baby, only […]

Dune Universe Inspires Titan’s Nomenclature

Frank Herbert’s Dune tells the story of Paul Atreides, a son of a noble family sent to the hostile desert planet Arrakis to oversee the trade of a mysterious drug called melange (nicknamed “spice”), which gives its consumers supernatural abilities and longevity. Betrayal, chaos, and political infighting ensue. Imagine standing on Arrakis, surrounded […]