You’ve heard of the movie Flock of Dodo’s. … But have you seen the out takes?Me neither. But I do have this for you (warning: Includes PZ Myers Footage)…(Do wait for the end. The best bit is at the end. Don’t miss it!!!!!) Continue reading Flock of Dodos Extras
NASA will no longer be making photographs from its latest Mercury probe available on the internet. Recent evidence from the nearest planet to the sun (that we know about) clearly indicates that the planet has been copyrighted. Legal experts are working on the case now, but feel that a resolution is unlikely.Even stranger evidence has come from Mars, where it has been discovered that Martian Sentient Beings are very, very silly. See this new evidence here at Bad Astronomy.[source of Mercury Photograph]
You can fly, without leaving the comfort of your own computer, to Saturn and its moon Titan. The NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory and CIT have a bit of software and data that lets you climb on board the Cassini Huygens mission. Continue reading Free Ticket to Saturn and Titan
Red wine has long been known to contain a substance, resveratrol, that is heart-healthy. Now research shows that both red wine grapes and winemaking residue, known as pomace, contain substances that may help prevent tooth decay.
Sir Ian Wilmut earned his knighthood for his major role in cloning a sheep (Dolly). (In the old days, you had to duel kill infidels and stuff to earn a knighthood, but whatever…). There is now a move, possibly quite justified, asking Queen Elizabeth II to take away the honor. Continue reading Sheep Cloner To Be BeKnighted?