#258 - Week of March 4, 2018 Falling into a Black Hole (CG Simulation) - [2001: Space Odyssey deja vu] A very, very bad day for Earth’s nearest exoplanet neighbor - [wow space] Japanese Wood Joints are Something Else - [wow video] Supersonic...Show More Summary
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution) In a paper released on March 2nd in the journal Scientific Reports, the scientists announced the discovery of a previously unknown 'supercolony' of more than 1,500,000 Adélie Penguins in the Danger Islands, a chain of remote, rocky islands off of the Antarctic Peninsula's northern tip.
Woods stumbled on a few holes at PGA National but finished 12th, his best result in the three events he has played since a 10-month absence last year.
The Tiger Woods 12th hole follow-through finally got the homages it deserved. Bubba's got a charity challenge going after win 3 at Riviera. A retro image from the old L.A. Open days featuring Ben Hogan on Riviera's 5th tee (I believe). Show More Summary
Tiger Woods is in contention.
Tiger Woods shot an even par round of 70 to open the Honda Classic. That’s actually a solid score for that event; PGA National is a difficult course, famous for its Jack Nicklaus-designed “Bear Trap” stretch of difficult holes on the back nine. Show More Summary
Hot pretzels: Who doesn’t love their twisty, bready goodness? Served with a side of mustard or nacho cheese — no charge for that lifehack — they truly are the underrated king of sporting-event foods. Reasonable people may disagree with this hot-pretzel take, however, among them Tiger Woods, who ran into some trouble at PGA National’s 12th hole […]
Woods last played at the Champions Course at PGA National Resort and Spa in 2014, withdrawing after 13 holes due to back spasms.
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution) Just like with humans, the skin on marine mammals serves as an important line of defense against pathogens in their environment. A new study sheds light on the skin microbiome--a group of microorganisms that live on skin--in healthy humpback whales, which could aid in future efforts to monitor their health.
The Switch begins anew with another cycle of port catching up. This week we're getting Crypt of the Necrodancer, Dandara, Night in the Woods, NeoGeo Samurai Shodown II, 3D MiniGolf, Black Hole, Darkside Detective, 10 Second Run Returns,...Show More Summary
Woods had a tap-in birdie on the par-5 ninth hole at the Farmers Insurance Open and made a PGA Tour cut for the first time since 2015.
Tiger Woods scores a level-par 72 after a bogey on the opening hole in his first PGA Tour appearance in 12 months.
Woods birdied his final hole on Friday to move to one-under par, just below the tournament's cutline.
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution) The rising acidity of the oceans threatens coral reefs by making it harder for corals to build their skeletons. A new study identifies the details of how ocean acidification affects coral skeletons, allowing scientists to predict more precisely where corals will be more vulnerable.
An overzealous fan began his "get in the hole!" scream a second too soon, and Tiger Woods missed his putt. Both he and the rest of the crowd were peeved.
LA JOLLA, California, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Tiger Woods declared it was all systems go after sneaking in nine quick holes at Torrey Pines on Tuesday, two days ahead of his official PGA Tour comeback at the Farmers Insurance Open.
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution) A new paper published Jan. 10, 2018, in the journal Science Advances describes the first up-close investigation of the largest underwater volcanic eruption of the past century.
Footage of a machine that quickly makes wooden beads, using a lathe, hole saw and a drill. A square stick of wood is spun on one axis, and is gradually moved into the saw which spits out a finished ball. Here’s a similar machine that’s equally satisfying.
Montana-based JLF Architects recently updated a gorgeous home in Jackson Hole with a spacious addition built out of reclaimed barn wood and local stone. The home design is straight out of a fairy tale, with rustic wood paneling and a glass-enclosed interior walkway leading from one end of the existing structure to its new extension.[...]
Big Cat feels good after 72 holes in the Bahamas