I couldn’t sleep tonight so I made these sparkly little Space Invader sugar cubes.  If I can get them to come out of the molds consistently without the legs breaking off, I think they would be fun to have around for a tea party. These are amazingly easy to make.  All you need is sugar, water, and a mold. Fill the mold you want to use with sugar.  That’s all […]

One of the perks of working at CalTech was the opportunity to hang out with a bunch of astrophysicists and engineers at the Hawthorne SpaceX facility!  Elon Musk gave a talk and did a Q&A session for us before we went on a tour of the facility.  No photos were allowed, sadly, but they snapped this for us at the end of the tour.