It seems like I have done a lot of porch sittin' this summer. I love a good porch, a great rocker, a cool evening with cicadas buzzing and lightening bugs flying around twinkling up the sky. Or an early morning when there is fog rolling by. Show More Summary
A team of astronomers has discovered the most powerful aurora ever observed. But unlike our own Northern Lights, this astronomical phenomenon can be found 18 light years away in the skies above the brown dwarf LSR J1835+3259. Read more...
Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! No! It's an arcade cabinet! (How is it floating in the air like that?) For this week's edition of Shack's Arcade Corner, Greg Burke checks out one of the few Superman games that was actually worthwhile. Show More Summary
Auroras are among the most captivating phenomena on Earth, brightening polar skies with undulating ribbons of glowing charged particles. These eerie light shows have also been observed on many other planets in our solar system, leading astronomers to speculate that they might be as ubiquitous outside our stellar backyard as they are within it. Show More Summary
It sure feels like summer out there. Upper 90s this week? What're you up to, Pacific Northwest? There's no way I'm staying inside all day; plenty of time for that when the skies turn gray again. The PlayStation Store summer sale can help keep me busy until cooler temperatures arrive this evening. Show More Summary
The Full Moon is Friday July 31. This is a Blue Moon. Venus is brilliant low in the twilight evening sky with bright Jupiter below it. Comet C/2014 Q1 PanSTARRS is visible in binoculars above Venus. Mercury Joins Venus and Jupiter late in the week. Show More Summary
Get ready to get outside on Friday because the first blue moon since 2012 will be gracing the skies. Now, so there’s no major disappointment here, the moon won’t actually Read More The post First Blue Moon Since 2012 Rising This Friday appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Someday very soon, the skies will darken with atomized clouds of gasoline, choking life from the planet and killing off anything hardy enough to have survived the earlier relentless waves of draught and famine. You bartered the last weevil away from your only grandson years ago. Show More Summary
Wow, this is so cool. Here’s a MiG-29 fighter jet taking off from a runway and then immediately launching vertically into the sky. The takeoff looks completely normal and innocuous until the jet is a few feet off the ground and then it just zips up like it’s riding the world’s fastest invisible elevator. More »
Diane Keaton is set to star opposite Jude Law in Paolo Sorrentino-directed series The Young Pope, a joint production of HBO, Sky and Canal +. Filming begins this week on the eight-episode series, which tells the story of the beginning of the Pontificate of Pius XIII (Law), born Lenny Belardo. Show More Summary
Tri-Ace and Spike Chunsoft are teaming up for a new RPG called Exist Archive: The Other Side of the Sky. The game is headed to the PS Vita and PS4 in Japan this year. No word yet on an international release. Read more...
Chicago OGs Do or Die are following up their recent Withdrawl EP Twista with Picture This II, the sequel to nearly two decade old debut album. Here’s the first single featuring Rick Ross and Scottie P. via FSD Previously: Twista & Do Or Die – Withdrawal (Video)
If the Blue Angels actually reflected the power of our military might, they would burst into a thousand explosive, autonomous robots and blot out the sky. Chris Parypa Photography / Shutterstock.com It's that time again. [gong noise] Beginning...Show More Summary
Ahh, the eagle. A fierce, noble bird, known for roaming the sky with precision, grace and power. Except for when it doesn't. This white-tailed eagle lives in a spruce tree in the Durbe region of Latvia. Unfortunately for it, the Latvian...Show More Summary
It’s summer, when Hollywood loves a fantasy, whether it’s sharks raining out of the sky (“Sharknado 3”) or a tech billionaire testing the newest member of his android harem (“Ex Machina”).Print media can take the same route: For itsShow More Summary
Photo via Sky Ferreira's Instagram Sky Ferreira has been working on Masochism, the follow-up LP to 2013's Night Time, My Time. In May, she announced that a new song and short film would be coming this summer. Today, Ferreira took toShow More Summary
Remember, kids: drinking and construction work don't mix. 70 years after World War II, some places in Germany are still rebuilding. For this and other reasons, the sight of a construction crane is a common blight upon the German skyline. Show More Summary
When it comes to my obsessions in life, I'm even more in love with airplanes than I am with loyalty programs. Airplanes were my first ever love. To this day I can't help but look in the sky every time I hear a plane. Not surprisingly, that means I also love some exciting landing videos. Show More Summary
You'll feel like you got a workout after watching this low-speed drone chase. (Full video below) It's an obvious sign that you're up to rooftop shenanigans when, like these hooligans, your reaction to seeing a drone in the sky is RUUUUUUUUUUN!!!...Show More Summary
This week several Hollywood studios and pay TV giant Sky found themselves on the wrong end of an EU antitrust investigation for blocking cross-border access to TV shows and movies. Yet twenty years ago Sky was doing the same thing, a stubbornness that sparked a huge wave of piracy right across Europe. Show More Summary