For a few hours next week, the Spaceship Earth attraction at Disney World Orlando will herald the latest Star Wars film.
Astronaut Yang Liwei became the first Chinese space explorer in 2003 when he orbited the earth for 21 hours. While free of our planet’s bummer gravity, he may have encountered travelers from another galaxy, escaping their own planetary routine. Read more...
My flight from Zurich to Los Angeles was departing at 1:10PM, though I got to the airport at around 5:30AM, about eight hours before departure. Why on earth would I do that? -- I had heard great things about the new Swiss lounge, soShow More Summary
The Brooklyn Nine-piece Have Serve Up A Delicious Platter Of Downtown Delights To Celebrate The Release Of Their New Album On Soul Clap Records.
In this November 21 edition of Notable Quotables, The media throw a collective fit over the election of Donald Trump. MSNBC’s Chris Matthews moans: “This is a different Earth today than it was 24 hours ago.” CNN’s Van Jones declares Trump’s victory was a “white-lash” against Barack Obama and New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman compares Trump’s victory to 9/11.
The moon was closest to Earth at 6 a.m. Monday -- within two hours of complete fullness. That's why this moon was a "supermoon."
If you’ve been on the internet this week—and managed to avoid getting blackout drunk or ripping your own eyes out in the last 48 hours—you’ve probably seen the following clip, an amazingly dramatic excerpt from the BBC’s Planet Earth II. Show More Summary
LONDON — It's been a pretty intense 24 hours, so why not give yourself a break from politics and stare at some animals for a bit? SEE ALSO: This video of an iguana being chased by snakes will give you nightmares from hell The BBC has...Show More Summary
Let's say you're traveling at about 17,500 miles per hour (28,000 km/h) in low earth orbit, your main engines are out of fuel, and it's your job to guide the spaceship through a fiery re-entry without burning up or skipping out of the...Show More Summary
Barring the arrival of an Earth cleansing asteroid or an armed revolt, America’s nightmare election will be over in just a few short hours. (Remember, a certain candidate holding out on making a concession speech has no impact on the...Show More Summary
Yesterday was the anniversary of the death, in 1957, of poor Laika, the first being to orbit earth. She was a little stray dog with a good nature, and only wanted to be loved. She lived for around four hours in space before an overheating module killed her, although the Soviets didn’t admit this until […]
An elderly couple from Texas promised to love, honor and cherish one another more than seven decades ago in the Southern state, and recently departed this Earth on the very same day, just hours apart. Muldoon resident Leonard Cherry, 95, passed away last week on October 27 following a short hospice stay in Waco, noted... Show More Summary
The small asteroid 2016 VA buzzed Earth last night (Nov. 1), just hours after astronomers first spotted the space rock.
Superman might be long gone – not dead, but temporarily forgotten – so it’s back to the Supergirl Power Hour. It’s Supergirl’s (Melissa Benoist) show, after all and despite the brief, two-episode interlude where Supergirl and Superman (Tyler Hoechlin) got to play Super-Cousins together (to the delight of millions of fans), a return to the status quo, welcome […]
You might be wondering, my Herbal Medicine teacher said last Monday, as you sped down the highway after work, why on Earth you decided to take this class! It’s an hour away, and you’re tired. You don’t yet know the reason. But I’ll tell you– it’s not for nothing. None of it is for nothing. […]
Photo credit Eric Wittler What’s the fastest you’ve ever driven? This is just between us, so 90 miles per hour? 100? Whatever it is, I think it’s safe to assume you’ve never come anywhere close to 477.59 mph achieved by Jessi Combs in her recent attempt to become the fastest woman [...]
Presidential Avengers: Uncivil War 3:25 Captain Clinton and Iron Trump fight it out to decide who will prevail in Earth's darkest hour. Submitted by: Huw Parkinson Regular Keywords: Avengers Captain America Donald Trump Iron Man Hillary Clinton Marvel Cinematic Universe Kevin Feige USpol Comedy Views: 56
LONDON — Wine is one of life's great joys. But, getting your hands on a decent glass without paying the earth isn't that easy. Well, one vineyard in Italy has just answered our prayers by setting up a red wine fountain for pilgrimsShow More Summary
The Planet Earth series, originally produced 10 years ago by the BBC, is over 8 hours of the world’s badass natural wonders captured using state-of-art cinematography. You can still Netflix-binge the original show, tears rolling down...Show More Summary
After 40-odd hours with Gears of War 4, I have just one burning question: how on Earth did this game, the game with characters amassed from leftover dinosaur parts and a rifle you can chop timber with, grow up to be so bloody sensible?...Show More Summary