You know, a good friend of mine messaged me the other day to tell me about this awesome science blog he'd just discovered. Did I know about it? This Phil Plait guy?
Phil, I think you're absolutely right, and let's keep our fingers crossed that People in High Places (and not just the ISS) pay attention.
"Now everyone was giving her that kind of look UFOlogists get when they suddenly say, 'Hey, if you shade your eyes you can see it is just a flock of geese after all.'"
"You can't erase icing."
"I can't believe it doesn't work! I found it on the internet, man!"