Two tour buses crashed in Aurora, CO, Friday morning belonging to indie band Twin Shadow and country band Thompson Square, according to NBC News. The crash happened on Interstate 70 and quickly spiraled into a four-vehicle pileup that included two semis. Show More Summary
Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget:...Show More Summary
It’s fun to look out an airplane window at night and try to identify stars above and cities below. But I’ve never had as good a view as this: That time-lapse video is by Paul Williams, a systems designer based in London. He flies toShow More Summary
Twin Shadow and his band and crew were involved in a bus accident early this morning near Aurora, Colorado, The Denver Post reports. Their two buses were en route to Denver when they crashed into two tractor-trailers, resulting in "a...Show More Summary
After 3 months and 9,000 candidates, the jury has been picked for James Holmes in the Aurora Shooting case. Interestingly, there are two members who have direct ties to the Columbine shootings in 1999. Juror No. 737, fled the building safely,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Twin Shadow and his band were involved in a bus accident early this morning near Aurora, Colorado, The Denver Post reports. They were en route to Denver when the bus crashed in "a multi-vehicle accident with multiple injuries." According...Show More Summary
An Aurora Watch and a geomagnetic alert has been issued by the Australian IPS for the 17th (yes tonight) to the 18th due to a high speed solar wind stream from a coronal hole. Given long lasting effects for the unexpected aurora on the...Show More Summary
Some of the greatest light shows on Earth are all natural, and free. Auroras are an amazing reminder of the brilliance of the universe, and some skilled film-makers have been able to capture them on video. Here are some of the most lovely videos of auroras ever filmed. Read more...
What do bone, tendon, and cartilage have to do with Federal Express? A lot, as Erica Becker, a surgical operations coordinator from Aurora Sinai Medical Center in Milwaukee, will tell you. Her story is about a transplant tissue shipment gone awry and FedEx’s last-minute recovery that saved someone’s knee. Show More Summary
Unaided eye aurora are being reported from Tasmania NOW, despite cloud. Kp is 4, Bz North but impressive glows and beams are being reported. Go out and look NOW!Dark sky sites have the best chance of seeing anything, and always allow around 5 minutes for your eyes to become dark adapted.As always look to the south for shifting red/green glows. Show More Summary
While our understanding of how the aurora's shimmering curtains of colour are formed, scientists have struggled to explain the black patches between the bright beams. Now scientists have discovered what happens at the heart of these so-called "black aurora".
If the aurora happens in space, you probably can’t call it the Northern Lights. But names aside, this shot of an aurora (and the ISS bathed in moonlight) sure is pretty. Read more...
The jurors have been selected in the death penalty trial of James Holmes, who went on a fatal rampage in a Colorado movie theater, and opening statements will begin in two weeks, officials said Tuesday.
I’ve seen auroras on red-eyes between the U.S. and Europe before. This one over Lake Superior, for example, on a July night in 2007. And this one over Greenland in September 2012. But both of those were fairly dim. Sunday night’s red-eye was different. This one was a real show. And I almost missed it. First, my window seat […]
When a Wells Fargo branch was robbed in Aurora, Colorado, police took it seriously, stopping every car at a nearby intersection and holding them at gunpoint while they attempted to locate the pilfered cash. The mass detention of 29 people lasted over two hours and led to two lawsuits;......
When the Sun's solar winds crash into the Earth's magnetosphere, we get to enjoy an incredible light show called auroras, or the Northern and Southern Lights. Let's learn about what causes these incredible phenomena, and the best times and places that you can see them with your own eyes.
?The dream of building a computer that can replicate the processing power of the human brain is getting closer. The US Department of Energy announced a commitment of $200 million to build ‘Aurora’, a supercomputer that could be the next step toward building a machine to match our fleshy, human wits. Show More Summary
An aurora alert has been issued by the Australian IPS for high latitudes, some reports of green glows from Tasmania, and a report of aurora from Dunedin NZDark sky sites have the best chance of seeing anything, and always allow around...Show More Summary
The coronal mass ejection hit in daylight, but a class 2 geomagnetic is still going on. At the moment the Kp is 4 Australia wide and 5 in Hobart. However the Bz is North, so this may not produce significant aurora.Camera only colour has been reported in Tasmania. Show More Summary
"The Aurora supercomputer will advance low-carbon energy technologies and our fundamental understanding of the universe," Undersecretary for Science and Energy Lynn Orr said in a statement. The goal is to build a supercomputer that will help the U.S. Show More Summary