Uncertain Jatan

Jatan Mehta
A space to share my writing journey, blogging tips, tech musings, poems, and ramblings on life. 📝
Created 07 Nov 2020
  • Space Q&A with r/India redditors
    03 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    My Ask me Anything session on the r/India subreddit last Thursday was a blast. The redditors asked so many great questions on space, ranging from asteroid mining to ISRO to finding life to settling on...
  • Doing an AMA on r/India on Thursday
    28 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Edit: I had a blast! Here is the link to the AMA and here are direct links to my favorite questions & answers. 🚀 Hi fellow Indians and redditors, I'll be doing an Ask me Anything session on the r/Ind...
  • Speaking on Planetary Radio
    23 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    I appeared on The Planetary Society podcast to talk about South Korea's first Moon mission! This is my first time appearing on Planetary Radio, one of the very few podcasts I listen to, and highly rec...
  • Words
    17 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hey you, like words, don’t you? What an invention, second to none. Thoughts that live on, even after one is gone. They can speak volumes, without making a sound. No wonder then that you like to read b...
  • Kids in South Korea and a Moon mission
    15 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    China’s Long March 2F rocket lifting off. Credit: Xinhua South Korea is less than a year away from launching its first Moon mission. I wrote details of the mission for The Planetary Society. It remind...
  • Tip me
    14 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Jatan Mehta, indie blogger If you like my efforts to support the culture of blogging and independent writing, or simply loved a particular work or thing I wrote, donate to make my day. Supports debit ...
  • A 1,000 subscribers
    11 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Crossed a 1,000 email subscribers on my space blog! 🚀 Unlike YouTube or Instagram, blogs are much harder to gather and engage an audience on. Getting 1,000 people interested in following and reading ...
  • Now
    21 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    What am I up to these days? Having the time of my life writing about space on the Internet. Supporting the culture of blogging. Trying to optimize my life for peak productivity. Geeking out about the ...
  • Thank you
    27 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    My parents, for unconditionally supporting me and trusting my choice to become an independent writer. ❤️ My Physics professors, for patiently teaching me complex concepts. Emily Lakdawalla, for infect...
  • Books to remember 📚
    13 Jul 2021 • 2 min read
    What an astonishing thing a book is. It’s a flat object made from a tree with flexible parts on which are imprinted lots of funny dark squiggles. But one glance at it and you’re inside the mind of ano...
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