Despite a nearly 30 percent decline in cigarette smoking in the U.S. over the past decade, cigarette butts are still the most littered item across the country and the planet, according to Keep America Beautiful. To tackle this litter...Show More Summary
Natallia Antanovich wanted to dress in a way that expressed her modern, feminine style, while also being a testament to her environmental awareness and desire to live sustainably on this planet. After struggling to source a wardrobe that was both high-quality and 100 percent natural (and gorgeous, of course!), she decided it was time to [...]Show More Summary
Atmospheric space mystery is now playable.
"The Noah story belongs to all of us - every religion, every culture, every citizen of planet Earth. Now it is your turn: the story is yours to envision." At a gallery in SoHo on a cold March night in New York, Darren Aronofsky debuted...Show More Summary
By Early Retiree: I'm not surprised at all that some of the planet's most famous short sellers are announcing their bets against Valeant (VRX). As I laid out when Druckenmiller announced his (until now not very successful) short on IBM, what really counts in these cases are not facts but perception. Show More Summary
Just look at us. We blast rocketships into outer space, talk to people across the planet in seconds, and swallow little pills to take away our headaches. Yet despite these giant leaps forward one thing’s still pretty primal around the … Continue reading ?
Fans of Futurama will immediately recognize the image below as the Planet Express ship. It turns out that maker of all things awesome, Volpin Props, is working on a set of three custom-built Planet Express models,…
The UnEarth Initiative is an indie management/strategy game that puts you in command of a small group of humans trying to survive on an alien planet. What's interesting about it is that the humans suck. Read more...
The discovery of tiny carbon-rich balls and tunnels inside a Martian meteorite has once again raised the possibility that the Red Planet was teeming with primitive life millions of years ago. The meteorite, which fell to Earth during...Show More Summary
We learned that Ira Levin's Broadway thriller VERONICA'S ROOM was headed for the big screen treatment back in December, and now we've got word that DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES scribe Mark Bomback has been given the duty to write the feature film adaptation of author Ira Levin's 1973 Broadway thriller. Show More Summary
Integrating with your competitors may not sound like the smartest business plan on the planet. But that’s exactly what enterprise marketing automation company Mindmatrix is doing as it builds links from its system to Hubspot and the-company-formerly-known-as-Eloqua, which is now …
The ALMA images reveal a vast belt of carbon monoxide located at the fringes of the Beta Pictoris system. Much of the gas is concentrated in a single clump located about 8 billion miles (13 billion kilometers) from the star, or nearly three times the distance between the planet Neptune and the sun. Show More Summary
Beta Pictoris, a nearby star easily visible to the naked eye in the southern sky, is already hailed as the archetypal young planetary system. It is known to harbour a planet that orbits some 1.2 billion kilometres from the star, and it was one of the first stars found to be surrounded by a large disc of dusty debris . read more
TWC-Dimension announced today that Mark Bomback ( The Wolverine, Unstoppable, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes ) has signed on to pen Veronica's Room, a big-screen adaptation of author Ira Levin's ("Rosemary's Baby," "The Stepford Wives," "Deathtrap") 1973 Broadway thriller. Show More Summary
Last night on E!?s The Soup, Community stars Joel McHale and Jim Rash did what they do best: skewer and satirize a movement in the cultural zeitgeist. In this case, the HBO series True Detective, which literally no one on planet earth can stop talking about and/or obsessing over. And we have to admit: their purposefully confounding clip is pretty funny.Click To Continue Reading
My 7-year-old son, possibly the biggest sports fan on the planet, had the Nets-Lakers game on his radio as he fell asleep on the night of Jason Collins' first game in Brooklyn. As I tucked him in, we heard a talk radio host ask, "Why...Show More Summary
The Earth's magnetic field, or magnetosphere, stretches from the planet's core out into space, where it meets the solar wind, a stream of charged particles emitted by the sun. For the most part, the magnetosphere acts as a shield to protect the Earth from this high-energy solar activity. read more
Every year, Amelia Island plays host to some of the most stunning automobiles on the planet. The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance typically runs with a few honorary themes for each new year, and the 2014 event promises to take a close look at McLaren Racing, the sports cars of Jochen Mass, and Offenhauser-powered race cars. Additionally, the...
Jennifer Lopez isn’t playing with irritatingly catchy new single “I Luh Ya Papi”. A day after debuting the French Montana-assisted urban club banger, the sexiest 44-year-old on planet earth premiered a remix with Big Sean on Power 106. And it’s fairly interchangeable with the original. This song is so infectious that J.Lo could just sing... More »
The dark spots are south-facing slopes. (Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ. of Arizona) If you want to get in some snowboarding on Mars, you had better hurry up and get over there. The planet is already busy thawing out for springtime. NASA...Show More Summary