There might not be anything more awesome than going to space. It's an incredible achievement and the idea of exploring the unknown is fascinating. But as this short animation called Solus by Zac Dixon for Identity Visuals shows, it can get quite lonely. Watch it, it's nearly as good as any feature. Read more...
A relative unknown coming into the 2014 season, the native Canadian is going to be the next big thing in the outfield [at least for the Toronto Blue Jays] - Melky Cabrera doesn't look to be re-signed, Colby Rasmus' status is up in the air and Anthony Gose [who might have been in Pompey's shoes just a few years ago] was shipped off to Detroit. Show More Summary
When Patrick Modiano won the Nobel Prize for literature in October, a lot of readers (myself included) were taken by surprise. Until now, he has been relatively unknown in the U.S., although he is a bestseller in his native France and winner of the Prix Goncourt who has published steadily since...
Prosecutors are preparing a news conference to announce the decision of the grand jury weighing whether to bring charges against a white police officer who shot dead an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri, officials said on Friday. The grand jury was still in session on Friday and no date...
James Corden, the relatively unknown British comedian tapped by CBS to replace Craig Ferguson on the Late Late Show next year, will get a chance to introduce himself to an American audience tonight when he appears as David Letterman's guest on the Late Show.
Actor Tracy Morgan is currently trying to recover from a severe brain injury, which he suffered during a highway crash more than five months ago. Morgan's lawyer has said that it is unknown if the actor will be "the Tracy Morgan he was once."
During the Slush 2014 conference in Finland, Nokia introduced the N1, a tablet running on Android 5.0 Lollipop.
In which bike posts are the sundials of the 21st century. BY: Unknown LOCATION: Parliament and Carlton streets PHOTO BY: Jax A Muse FIELD NOTES: When we imagine graffiti artists plying their trade we typically imagine them skulking about in the wee hours of the morning, away from the sun and prying eyes. Show More Summary
The Florida State University shooting took a bizarre twist when reports that the gunman sent packages to eight of his friends surfaced. The contents of the mailings are unknown and they are expected arrive at their destinations on Friday. Show More Summary
From a WWU Münster press release: Münster archaeologists excavated a unique Roman relief depicting an unknown god in an ancient sanctuary in Turkey. According to a first assessment, the one and a half metre (five feet) high basalt stele which was used as a buttress in the wall of a monastery shows a fertility or […]
A multi-car pileup involving over 70 vehicles on an expressway in Hefei, Anhui province yesterday morning has resulted in "many casualties," according to reports, although the specific number is not yet known. [ more › ]
New findings by a Johns Hopkins University-led team reveal long unknown details about carbon deep beneath the Earth's surface and suggest ways this subterranean carbon might have influenced the history of life on the planet. The team also developed a new, related theory about how diamonds form in the Earth's mantle. read more
Millions of starfish along the western coast of North America have been dying off from the destructive “sea star wasting syndrome,” whose previously unknown cause has now been discovered, researchers say. Researchers have identified the Sea Star Associated Densovirus as the cause behind the massive numbers of dead sea stars. Show More Summary
To commemorate three decades of gaming, Naughty Dog is releasing the 30th Anniversary Jak and Daxter Precursor Orb. The artifact originated in the Jak and Daxter series, "left by the Precursors to serve an unknown purpose." Since then, it has become an icon of the studio, appearing as an Easter Egg in numerous games.
Scientists from Massachusetts Eye and Ear/Harvard Medical School Department of Ophthalmology have used the power of new genomic technology to discover that microbes that commonly infect the eye have special, previously unknown properties. These properties are predicted to allow the bacterium — Streptococcus pneumoniae — to specifically stick to the surface of the eye, grow, […]
From circa 1900 in Parts Unknown comes this 4x5 glass negative of G.H. Wood Jeweler, the business, and possibly its Woods. View full size.
Mouse cells and tissues created through nuclear transfer can be rejected by the body because of a previously unknown immune response to the cell's mitochondria, according to a study in mice by researchers at the Stanford University School...Show More Summary
Tim Navis is a landscape photographer that travels the World with a passion to mix his love for nature and photography. According to his beautiful mind, you can't experiment without exploring the unknown so enjoy your journey. Photography is one of the most powerful languages that everyone can understand. Show More Summary
Walker & the Texas Dangers may not be on your radar yet, but they will be. And you’ll be wishing you knew about them back when they were an unknown, motley, psycho pseudograss group. They’ve been “mildly impressing hipsters,” or so they...Show More Summary
A lawyer for Tracy Morgan provided an update on the actor yesterday. And the news is not encouraging. 11 Uproarious Tracy Jordan Quotes 1. Tracy on intelligence: "You're even dumber than I look!" Outside a federal courthouse in New Jersey, Benedict Morelli told reporters of Morgan, who was involved in a horrific car accident this summer: Mr. Show More Summary