Meteorite hits Russian Urals: Fireball explosion wreaks havoc, 400 injured (PHOTOS, VIDEO) — RT

  Meteorite hits Russian Urals: Fireball explosion wreaks havoc, 400 injured (PHOTOS, VIDEO) — RT. I’m a little late to the meteorite party, but this is simply amazing to behold. The video below is one I found reading an article on the Huffington Post, and it sure got my attention. Warning: VERY LOUD BOOMS. Turn … Continue reading

Revealing N Korea’s gulag and nuclear sites – In Pictures – Al Jazeera English

Revealing N Korea’s gulag and nuclear sites – In Pictures – Al Jazeera English. An eerie peak in to the gulags and re-education camps in North Korea, via aerial shots from Google. Words do not suffice here, therefore I will not carry on with them. Please visit the link for more information and images.

Earth Music: Seismic Listening

A few posts back, I said Japan is one of my favorite places to watch, and there is a better place than the JMA to watch the shaking, but I’ll get to that in another post. In hindsight, I should have said not that there is a better place to watch, but rather there is … Continue reading

Mars One: Tangible Martians

Have you heard of the Mars One mission? No? Well, in a nutshell, it’s a promising endeavor to establish a permanent human settlement on Mars by 2023. Read that year again. 2023. That’s a mere decade from now. When my kids are in their teens in 10 years, it will be the most monumental off-world … Continue reading

Snowpocalypse Russia: ‘Snow tsunami’ swallows streets, cars, buildings (PHOTOS) — RT

Snowpocalypse Russia: ‘Snow tsunami’ swallows streets, cars, buildings (PHOTOS) — RT. I stumbled on this article showcasing some of the massive snow depths Russia is dealing with right now. They’ve had a brutal winter so far, with temps as cold as -50 C (-58 F). One can assume that heavy snow paired with bitter cold … Continue reading

Hands-on with Corning’s bendable Willow Glass (exclusive) | CES 2013: Smartphones – CNET Blogs

Hands-on with Corning’s bendable Willow Glass (exclusive) | CES 2013: Smartphones – CNET Blogs. I’m impressed with Willow Glass. Imagine the places you could see something like this. The article mentioned solar panels. Something like Willow Glass would make the average homeowner’s installation much easier. Just roll out, secure & done. Or, on window shades. … Continue reading