NASA's New Horizons mission keeps revealing new surprises about Pluto. The latest: The far-flung dwarf planet has blue skies and small patches of water ice on its surface. "Who would have expected a blue sky in the Kuiper Belt?" Alan...Show More Summary
The farm is growing the same potatoes used to make the blue chips JetBlue offers as snacks.
Did you hear that the Toronto Blue Jays are playing in the ALDS tonight? They are, and the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C., sure is excited about it. So excited, in fact, that they strung up a Blue Jays flag along with the old Maple Leaf. #Toronto @BlueJays pride at the Embassy of Canada in DC! Thank you to @RogersBuzz for the flag. Show More Summary
Thursday is a huge day in the MLB 2015 Playoffs as two big games take place in the American League. First up will be the Texas Rangers vs Toronto Blue Jays in Game 1 of their ALDS at 3.30 p.m. ET. Later on Thursday at 7.30 p.m. ET there will be the Houston Astros vs Kansas City Royals in Game 1 of their ALDS.
The diminutive righty is fearless on the mound, but less so off of it.
In an attempt at Canadian camaraderie, the Vancouver Canucks tweeted well wishes to the Toronto Blue Jays in the playoffs. They also pissed off a bunch of their fans. Read more...
For years, Facebook was rumored to be working on a dislike button — a blue thumbs down to counter the ubiquitous blue thumbs up. Now, it’s finally here, and it’s not as simple […]
Microsoft has released a new trailer for its animated series Halo: The Fall of Reach. The video explores the origins of Blue Team and Master Chief. The Fall of Reach is an adaptation of Eric Nylund’s novel of the same name, and will be told in three connected acts. It is included with copies of […]
If you want to learn how something works, one strategy is to take it apart and put it back together again. For 10 years, a global initiative called the Blue Brain Project has been attempting to do this digitally with a section of juvenile rat brain. Show More Summary
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After 60 were killed this year, officials decided enough's enough. Ponies that live in southwest England can sometimes get in the way. Now they'll be painted with glow-in-the-dark blue paint to stop cars running them down at night. The...Show More Summary
NASA's New Horizons mission keeps sending home the hits. This week: blue skies and frozen water! The post Pluto Has Skies of Blue and Frozen Water appeared first on WIRED.
The latest images from the New Horizons probe uncover surprising details about the dwarf planet's colours – and how the sky and the ground are connected
The heady freedom of the 1960s touched almost every aspect of society, from civil rights activism to gender equity to mass media. The ambitious “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes,” by Crosby, Stills, and Nash, is a telling example of that liberal attitude.
We finally got a full-color view of Pluto’s skies—and they look awfully familiar. Read more...
This is a post from Skymania News - Space and astronomy news and advice plus night sky Pluto has blue daytime skies, just like the Earth, Nasa revealed today, and there are patches of water ice on the distant world too. The post Blue skies and patches of water ice on Pluto appeared first on Skymania News. [[ This is a content summary only. Show More Summary
Pluto has a blue sky, NASA announced today, offering up more information revealed by the New Horizons probe’s visit to the planet last month: Pluto’s haze layer shows its blue color in this picture taken by the New Horizons Ralph/Multispe… The post Pluto Has a Blue Sky and Water Ice, NASA Announces appeared first on Towleroad.
It turns out that Pluto may have more going for it than even the blue-sky thinking scientists of New Horizons might have figured. Photos from the dwarf planet have revealed mountains and glacier flows and dynamic terrain galore. Now it seems that the distant world may literally have blue skies.Read full article >>
The growling list of mysteries surrounding Pluto just got longer. On Oct. 8, NASA released the first color photo of Pluto's atmosphere, and the shade they saw was anything but expected: BLUE! Just like Earth's. "Who would have expected...Show More Summary
The final eight teams in baseball’s Postseason are set. One of the Royals, Blue Jays, Rangers, Astros, Cardinals, Dodgers, Mets and Cubs will be crowned World Series champion in the next four weeks, and baseball could have a very compelling matchup on its hands. Show More Summary