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Freeping the Hugo Awards
I don't read much science fiction anymore, but it was the stuff of my teens. Perhaps it was geared to 13-year-old boys, but it still allowed me journeys to the Ringworld or to Rendezvous with Rama, ...
Susan Grigsby 04/12/2015 638 257 12 -
No primordial 7 day soup for you, FSM! Researchers may have solved origin-of-life conundrum
Even the FSM used Kickstarter.com. "HCN is abundant in comets, which rained down steadily for nearly the first several hundred million years of Earth’s history. The impacts would also have ...
annieli 03/18/2015 214 198 2 -
Hubble marks 25 years with exquisite image
It's hard to believe it's been almost 25 years since the Hubble Space Telescope went up on Shuttle Mission 31 . NASA is gearing up for the official April 24 anniversary and ...
DarkSyde 01/12/2015 22 63 2 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (2014 in review)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 12/27/2014 17 35 2 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Winter Solstice 2014)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 12/20/2014 10 29 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (last sequential day of century)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 12/13/2014 21 29 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Orion test mission)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 12/06/2014 25 37 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Orion test flight next week)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 11/29/2014 33 35 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Philae discovers organics)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 11/22/2014 22 35 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Philae lands on comet)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 11/15/2014 29 46 - -
This week in science: two-lobes of a world
Shortly after bouncing down, the lander Philae reported it was alive and well on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. But it may be perched on top of a cliff or chasm at the edge of forever :
DarkSyde 11/15/2014 71 50 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (California on track for hottest year ever)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 11/08/2014 23 37 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (A bad week for private space)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 11/01/2014 34 37 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Psychology of Campaign Ads)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 10/25/2014 20 35 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Comet Siding Spring flies by Mars)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 10/18/2014 24 41 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Nobel Prizes 2014)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 10/11/2014 19 33 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Ebola in the U.S.)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 10/04/2014 27 30 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (MAVEN at Mars)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 09/27/2014 11 36 - -
Landing on a comet
On November 11, ESA's Rosetta spacecraft will put the Philae lander on comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko. The chosen primary landing site is seen above.
atana 09/18/2014 46 84 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Solar storm and aurora)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 09/13/2014 12 41 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Blair Mountain and Labor Day)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 08/30/2014 13 27 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Bardarbunga eruption)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 08/23/2014 30 29 - -
This week in science: fire and ice-land
Eyjafjallajökull, erupting in October 2010, in Iceland. This massive volcano is the little brother of another brooding subterranean monster lurking under ...
DarkSyde 08/23/2014 53 38 - 1
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Shark Week)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 08/16/2014 30 37 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Tropical Storm Iselle)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 08/09/2014 37 37 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Ebola outbreak)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 08/02/2014 18 41 1 -
3rd Crater Found In Siberia. Earth's "Dragon Breath" Is Coming To Life.
The one thing we can predict with certainty about Global Warming is, we are in for many surprises as our climate convulses from it's relative stability of the recent past, to who knows what lies ...
pollwatcher 07/31/2014 271 382 5 -
On Mars: Today NASA Announced the Science Package for the Next Rover
While Curiosity continues to perform groundbreaking science in Mars' Gale Crater, NASA today announced the scientific instruments and capabilities for the ...
LeftOfYou 07/31/2014 9 21 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (ISIS blows up Jonah's Tomb)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 07/26/2014 38 32 1 -
Creationist Ken Ham: End the space program or go to Hell
"God says don't look." I know this has already been covered , but the kind of people that make it to the top of their respective cultural ...
Hunter 07/26/2014 278 171 2 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (First of three supermoons)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 07/12/2014 21 32 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Hurricane Arthur)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 07/05/2014 13 31 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Gliese 832c)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 06/28/2014 22 32 - -
On Mars: Women
It takes 102 people to run daily operations for the Mars Science Laboratory and Curiosity Rover mission. Today, NASA recognizes and honors women on the project, assigning 76 of those rolls to women.
LeftOfYou 06/26/2014 14 21 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Summer Solstice 2014)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 06/21/2014 20 39 - -
Elon Musk: Man on Mars in 10-12 years
Tesla Motors and SpaceX founder Elon Musk has some lofty goals. He thinks the SpaceX program can put humans on Mars in 10-12 years: "I'm hopeful ...
Jen Hayden 06/21/2014 255 51 1 -
Italian Scientists and Engineers Deliver Technological Breakthrough
Espresso in space. Food scientists at the Italian coffee firm Lavazza , an iconic name in fine Italian espresso coffee, along with Italian aerospace engineers at the space firm, Argotec , will equip ...
LeftOfYou 06/17/2014 25 11 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Fathers Day)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 06/14/2014 20 35 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Oldest possibly habitable planet)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 06/07/2014 18 40 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Greenland melting, too)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 05/31/2014 19 29 - -
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk reveals Dragon V2 spacecraft for travel to ISS, mars, and beyond
SpaceX's CEO Elon Musk, unveils the Dragon V2 spacecraft in Hawthorne, Calif. Alan Boyle , the science ...
HoundDog 05/31/2014 35 34 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Hurricane season arrives)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 05/24/2014 18 33 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (West Antarctic ice sheet collapsing)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 05/17/2014 23 39 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Mother's Day)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 05/10/2014 32 38 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Pyramids on Star Wars Day)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 05/03/2014 21 41 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (100% of California in drought)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 04/26/2014 23 36 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Kepler-186f)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 04/19/2014 31 36 2 -
This week in science: Kepler bags the Holy Grail
"Lycoris," a hypothetical illustration of the surface of Kwepler 186f by Karen Wehrstein. Click image for detailed description. If you haven't heard yet, the now defunct Kepler planet finder ...
DarkSyde 04/19/2014 76 48 2 -
This week in science: catastrophes large and small
The impact dramatized above shows a hypothetical object several hundred miles in diameter striking Earth about 4 billion years ago during a period known as late heavy bombardment. But long after ...
DarkSyde 04/12/2014 57 35 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Ocean inside Enceladus)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 04/05/2014 23 48 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Gravity Waves from the Big Bang)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 03/22/2014 20 38 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Happy Pi Day)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 03/15/2014 24 35 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Another possible HIV cure)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 03/08/2014 23 34 1 -
Morpheus Lander test
at 10:45 EST. Live link at http://morpheuslander.jsc.nasa.gov/live/
River Rover 03/05/2014 8 1 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (715 New Exoplanets)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 03/01/2014 21 34 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Our best animal friends)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 02/22/2014 21 43 - -
On Mars: For Valentine's Day -- Curiosity Dates a Rock
Not only that, the unfaithful robotic tart intends to date other rocks, too, as she continues her Quixotic search for Mr. Goodbar Organic Carbon. An expose of the affair is in this YouTube. A ...
LeftOfYou 02/15/2014 5 22 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Science of Relationships)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 02/15/2014 27 32 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Sochi Olympics)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 02/08/2014 22 34 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (NASA and Super Bowl)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 02/01/2014 18 35 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (2013 fourth warmest year)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 01/25/2014 12 38 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (California Drought Emergency)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 01/19/2014 25 37 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Polar Vortex)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 01/11/2014 25 31 - -
Measuring the Universe to 1% Accuracy
This is a cool article from BBC News but the theory behind it is poorly explained. So I investigated somewhat to catch myself up on the topic. Essentially, the article discusses how scientists ...
mole333 01/09/2014 114 77 6 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Winter Storm Ion)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 01/04/2014 21 29 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Science in 2013)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 12/28/2013 29 35 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Winter Solstice 2013)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 12/21/2013 27 24 - -
On Mars: Curiosity Finds a Good Swimmin' Hole!
The discovery of water on ancient Mars isn't news, of course. Orbital observations and the work by the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) and other NASA rovers have confirmed numerous locations where ...
LeftOfYou 12/14/2013 13 84 1 -
China Lands Rover on Moon Safely.
China became the third nation to successfully soft land equipment on the Earth's Moon a few hours ago . China on Saturday successfully carried out the world's first soft landing of a space probe ...
jpmassar 12/14/2013 157 47 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Jade Rabbit lands on Moon)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 12/14/2013 27 31 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Die, Selfish Gene!)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 12/07/2013 29 31 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Comet ISON at perihelion)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 11/30/2013 32 34 - -
Comet ISON racing past sun today
DarkSyde 11/29/2013 29 48 1 8
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (MAVEN to Mars)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 11/23/2013 34 34 - -
This week in science: A Thanksgiving visitor comes in from the cold
While you're shopping, eating, napping, or having to work this holiday season, cast your eyes upward over the next few weeks and you might catch sight of a bonafide deep space dweller. It's Comet C/
DarkSyde 11/23/2013 35 34 2 -
Filament Eruption Creates 'Canyon of Fire' on the Sun
Visualizers at NASA's Goddard Space Center, GSFC combined 2 days of satellite data to create a mesmerizing video of the Sun's Canyon of fire. Created May 1 1959, GSFC conducts scientific ...
Pakalolo 11/22/2013 3 11 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Dog origins)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 11/16/2013 41 36 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Super Typhoon Haiyan)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 11/09/2013 51 35 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Eclipse, Sandy Anniversary, and Fall Back)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 11/02/2013 29 35 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (NASA back from shutdown)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 10/26/2013 41 24 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Another asteroid fly-by)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 10/19/2013 18 44 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (ACA and shutdown on campus)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 10/05/2013 17 34 - -
Happy Birthday NASA
Fifty-five years ago today, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration opened its doors, combining the National Advisory Committee on Aeronautics, the Army Ballistic Missile Agency and the ...
Crashing Vor 10/01/2013 4 11 - -
Awesome HD Vid of Yesterday's SpaceX Launch
This is just a brief follow-up to my diaries yesterday and the day before about the SpaceX Falcon 9 v. 1.1 launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base, in case you haven't been following it. I came ...
Troubadour 09/30/2013 24 36 - -
How To Follow APOD (Astronomy Picture of the Day) If U.S. Govt Shuts Down
Found this link just now (insomnia side benefit). Granted, astronomy won't be our chief concern, but still, here's Starship Asterisk: http://asterisk.apod.com/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=...
mettle fatigue 09/30/2013 3 5 - -
Historic SpaceX Launch Scheduled for Tomorrow Morning (+Sweet Rocket Pics)
The maiden flight of a new, highly advanced and powerful SpaceX rocket is scheduled for tomorrow morning at 9 am PDT from the Vandenberg launch range in California. The new rocket, called the ...
Troubadour 09/28/2013 30 32 1 -
Solar Activity has Flatlined
The sun has one tiny spot at the peak of the solar cycle, September 16, 2013 NASA and Spaceweather have no good explanations yet for the collapse in solar ...
FishOutofWater 09/17/2013 190 223 2 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (IgNobel Prizes)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 09/14/2013 18 37 - -
A Little Piece of Mars
A space odyssey, or, how a little piece of the planet Mars ended up on a shelf in my bedroom.
Lenny Flank 09/08/2013 22 76 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (LADEE launched)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 09/07/2013 30 41 1 -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Labor Day in space)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 08/31/2013 21 32 - -
On Mars: A New Milestone for Curiosity
Even after Curiosity and the Mars Science Laboratory have sojournied on Mars for over a year, NASA and the team at JPL are still deploying new capabilities for the robust robot scientist. This time, ...
LeftOfYou 08/29/2013 20 41 - -
Curiosity spies the hurtling moons of Barsoom
A few weeks ago, Mars Curiosity looked up from her many duties to glimpse Panic sliently overtaking Terror above the dusty plains of Barsoom . Even stripped of pulp sci-fi drama, the resulting ...
DarkSyde 08/25/2013 49 88 2 2
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (IPCC report leaked)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 08/24/2013 35 28 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Egypt as Science Crime Scene)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 08/17/2013 27 31 - -
This week in science: Who you gonna believe?
NASA GISS analysis using meteorological station data, with the base period 1951-1980, derived from the meteorological station network. Here's a newsflash for the faithful or the analytical: See ...
DarkSyde 08/17/2013 44 29 1 8
SpaceX Grasshopper Rocket Does Impressive Lateral Flight
Previous flights of the Grasshopper were already awesome, but now they're starting to seriously play around with this rocket and make it look easy. They're basically throwing around something the ...
Troubadour 08/14/2013 30 43 - -
On Mars: Extreme Sports
This is JPL's idea, not mire. But it is very, very cool. Will astronaut snowboarding become an Olympic event? Here is a transcript of the video: Serina Diniega, JPL Systems Engineer: We ...
LeftOfYou 08/14/2013 12 22 1 -
Sequester's peril from the skies: Will it be Independence Day or Armageddon?
Thanks to sequestration, we'll never see it coming. Look toward the heavens in fear:
Laura Clawson 08/13/2013 62 12 - -
Overnight News Digest: Science Saturday (Atlantic Hurricane Season forecast)
Welcome to Science Saturday, where the Overnight News Digest crew, consisting of founder Magnifico, regular editors maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, side pocket, rfall, and JML9999, alumni editors ...
Neon Vincent 08/10/2013 23 34 - -
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