Astronomers discover a planet made of diamond →
newshour: Hurricane Irene’s movements here are documented in 30-minute imagery from the NOAA-goes East satellite. (GIF by Travis Daub)
Bracing For Hurricanes
Hurricane Irene is projected to hit much of the east coast. Go buy your milk, bread and candles now before the big rush sets in!
TIME's 50 Best Websites of 2011 →
Flags used by Musicians →
Includes flags of… Black Eyed Peas Blue Öyster Cult Burning Spear Disturbed Iron Maiden Laibach Lyngstad, Anni-Frid ‘Frida’ Marylin Manson Outkast Pink Pink Floyd Prince Rage Against The Machine Sabaton Type O Negative Xzibit Wu-tang Clan Young Jeezy and Kanye West
Cosmos Will Get a Sequel Hosted by Neil deGrasse... →
So excited! Tyson is a perfect choice to host this.
That truck driver you flipped off? Let me tell you... →
Having gone on many, many long deliveries with a great friend, and having worked on a shipping dock myself, I can tell you this is all true. More truck-related things you should know: - You need to drive slower than an eighteen-wheeler when it’s raining or snowing. The reason these guys can go faster is they have far more traction and weight to hold them steady - you don’t....