A View of Earth from Saturn

“Although the Earth Observatory typically reserves “Image of the Day” space for publishing data and images acquired by Earth-observing satellites, we are sometimes so enthralled by the spectacular images acquired by spacecraft observing other parts of the solar system that we want to share these ‘otherworldy’ views with our visitors.”

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Plasma Shield May Stun and Disorientate Enemies

The US Army hopes, within a few years, to deploy a plasma shield — a machine that generates a protective screen of dazzling mid-air explosions — to stun and disorient an enemy.

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NASA’s Status of “Warp Drive”

“Warp Drives”, “Hyperspace Drives”, or any other term for Faster-than-light travel is at the level of speculation, with some facets edging into the realm of science.

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First Habitable Planet Outside Of The Solar System

Larger than Earth + Likely to Have Water…

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Ancient Mass Extinctions Caused by Cosmic Radiation

Cosmic rays produced at the edge of our galaxy have devastated life on Earth every 62 million years, researchers say. The finding suggests that biodiversity has been strongly influenced by the motion of the solar system through the Milky Way and of the galaxy’s movement through intergalactic space.

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Size Comparison of Nuclear Bombs

The Tzar Bomba built by the Soviets makes Hiroshima look microscopic.

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13 Little Things That Make A Geek Happy

For the most part, it does not take much to make a geek’s day!

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Comcast Slideshow shows Plan To Charge For Previously Free Tech Calls

According to an internal Comcast Powerpoint we received, starting this month, the cable provider gives even less of a damn about residential customers.

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New podcast is out.

We finally got to episode 10 of Minimal Perfection. It took us longer then we expected but hope to start releasing more often. Head on over to Minimal Perfection and check it out.

Xbox360 Backwards Compatibility Updated

The list of Xbox games that you can play on the Xbox360 keeps growing and growing. Here is a list of the new games that have been updated. The new games have a new tag next to them. Notice there are several Xbox games that have a next gen equivalent, but are still playable. Full list of new and updated games inside.

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