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roadside graves “body”

39 minutes agoMusic / Rock & Pop : Captain's Dead

photo by travis huggett roadside graves are one of the best bands on the planet, this is not up for debate. shit their last two records were 1. a double record, my sons home, that was my favorite of that year and is better than just about any double record ever released, and 2. we […] The post roadside graves “body” appeared first on Captains Dead.

Chris Pratt Modeled His Guardians Of The Galaxy Character After These 3 On-Screen Legends

The story of Peter Quill, the character played by Chris Pratt in James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy, is certainly a strange one. As a child back in the 1980s, he found himself whisked off of planet Earth and far off into the cosmos where he would spend the rest of his life living amongst all kinds of bizarre aliens from other worlds. Show More Summary

Soap bubble planets, by Santiago Betancur Z

2 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

Planetary psychedelic space-scapes by Colombian photographer Santiago Betancur Z. Read the rest

SDCC: IDW Publishing Rocks San Diego

IDW Publishing set out to "rock this town" with announcements about "Star Trek/Planet of the Apes," "Garbage Pail Kids," "Rot & Ruin" and more.

Mesut Özil teaching USA Basketball how to win a World Cup

If the U.S. doesn't win the FIBA World Cup it's all Mesut Özil's fault. The U.S. is getting ready to take on the rest of the planet at the FIBA World Cup, and who better to get pointers from than FIFA World Cup champion Mesut Özil? The German stopped by U.S. Show More Summary

Avoiding Extinction on the Goldilocks Planet

In a recent New York Times article, scientists argued that certain species might have the genetic makeup sufficient to survive the environmental and climate changes associated with the burning of fossil fuels by human society. Though...Show More Summary

Newswire: Doctor Who’s world domination plans now include movie theaters and Chris Hardwick

In its continuing mission for world domination—kickstarted by a five-continent world tour—Doctor Who has now announced several more facets of its plan to convert every person on the planet into a Whovian. The hubbub is to hype the show’s already much-anticipated eighth season, which will be the first for new Doctor Peter Capaldi. Show More Summary

Dustin Johnson is taking an indefinite leave from professional golf for 'personal challenges'

5 hours agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

One of the most talented golfers on the planet is taking some time away from the game to deal with personal issues. Dustin Johnson, an eight-time PGA Tour champion, released a statement on Thursday stating he will be, "taking a leave...Show More Summary

An Instrument On NASA's Next Mars Rover Aims To Create Oxygen From Carbon Dioxide

Scientists also hope to collect rock samples that a future mission could bring back to Earth. NASA unveiled more details of its Mars 2020 rover Thursday, selecting seven instruments to investigate the Red Planet and pave the way for human exploration. Read Full Story

Links 7/31/14

Links for you. Science: Feral cats are an invasive species The Forgotten Woman Who Made Microbiology Possible A scientist sets an example for the church Poisoned Planet Other: The sky has been falling since 1990 Honesty, Sass, and Public Ed … Continue reading ?

NASA unveils plans for a new rover: Mars 2020

5 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

The US space agency announced today that the next rover it plans to send to Mars in 2020 "will carry seven carefully-selected instruments to conduct unprecedented science and exploration technology investigations on the Red Planet." NASA announced the selected Mars 2020 rover instruments Thursday at the agency's headquarters in Washington. Read the rest

Forever Young: A Gallery Of The Coolest Old People On Earth

Coolest Senior Citizens On The Planet The elderly are priceless treasures filled with wisdom and an infectious love for life that’s truly inspirational (and absolutely hilarious). Hit the jump for the coolest old people on Earth.

LLNL's National Ignition Facility Used to Compress Diamond, Simulate Interior of Jupiter

Lawrence Livermore scientists for the first time have experimentally re-created the conditions that exist deep inside giant planets, such as Jupiter, Uranus and many of the planets recently discovered outside our solar system.Researchers...Show More Summary

Shiny, happy shooter game will ruin your cool by level 3

Lovely Planet is a twee little game for your Mac (or Linux/Windows box) that distills the essentials of the first-person shooter genre down to the basics: shoot, jump, run. You’ll do this, over and over, across five distinct worlds and … Read more ›

Coin – ALL your Credit Cards in One

I have to admit I’m not the most organized gal on the planet. My wallets a mess, I have a gazillion credit cards, none of which are where they should be at any given time. I use one to pay for something, and stick it in my jacket pocket. I use another one, and it goes into my dressy handbag, only to be found 3 months after it expired. I...

Next Mars Rover Will Have Better Lasers and X-Ray Vision

NASA announced today that its next Mars rover will have advanced cameras, more sophisticated lasers, and the ability to see underground as it explores the Red Planet starting in 2020. The mission, currently being called the Mars 2020 rover (until NASA can give it a better name), is a twin of the Curiosity rover currently […]

NASA Selects 7 Science Instruments for its Next Mars Rover

Seven science instruments will help the Mars 2020 rover identify biosignatures and understand the history of the rocks it encounters on the surface of the red planet.

NASA’s next Mars rover will generate oxygen and collect rocks to bring back to Earth

8 hours agoTechnology : GigaOM

NASA isn't done investigating Mars for its past (and present) capability of hosting life. Its upcoming 2020 rover will have added abilities like radar that can probe the planet's surface hundreds of feet down. NASA’s next Mars rover will generate oxygen and collect rocks to bring back to Earth originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading….

"Octomom" guards eggs for record length of time

9 hours agoTechnology : Tech Talk

Octopus with the longest brooding time known of any animal on the planet did not leave her eggs until they hatched

Fitness After 50: Can You Be In The Best Shape Of Your Life, And Should You Even Try?

What happens to our bodies as we age is no fun to think about. Depending on your lifestyle, things can really start falling apart physically after only 30 or 35 years on this planet. Next thing you know you're staring down the barrel of the big Five "Oh No." I always knew I wanted to look good and feel strong as I aged. Show More Summary

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