Snow Does Flow

(A Pantoum)

Yo, ho, snow does flow….
A rising puff of Santa.
Winds of methane blow.
Typical Jovian banter.

A rising puff of Santa.
Trading frozen diamond rain.
Typical Jovian banter.
Saturn rings but does not feign.

Trading frozen diamond rain.
Gaseous blowhards tilt and sway.
Saturn rings but does not feign.
Mars turns red; Earth blues play.

Gaseous blowhards tilt and sway,
Catching killer planetoids.
Mars turns red; Earth blues play.
What luck to be not void.

Catching killer planetoids.
Venus chokes; Mercury burns.
What luck to be not void.
On Martian dust our future turns.

Venus chokes; Mercury burns;
Winds of methane blow.
On Martian dust our future turns.
Yo, ho, snow does flow….

Copyright (c) 2016 Tom Arnone

Can James Cameron — Or Anyone — Really Mine Asteroids?

Astro-Girl

Can James Cameron — Or Anyone — Really Mine Asteroids? – http://pulse.me/s/8z8cX

Note:  Too bad we can’t mine asteroids for oil — only planetary bodies that support (or once supported) life can bless us with fossil fuels. Of course, there is the abiogenic hypothesis of petroleum origin to consider….