Editor says, Brandon Keim's excellent feature article says - If the most dire climate predictions come to pass, the Arctic ice cap will melt entirely, and polar bears could face extinction. So why not pack a few off to Antarctica, where the sea ice will never run out? Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.
Editor says, what circumstances could force the return of the Watchmen character Doctor Manhattan from his self-imposed exile in 1985?
Editor says, The key statement from Thomas Paine's essay The Crisis was quoted by President Barack Obama in his Inauguration. A few wits on the Internet suggested America would never see a black President due to Morgan Freeman's role in the movie "Deep Impact". It was a cheap shot (no pun intended) so we thought we would perhaps turn the joke around and back on them. :-) Watch the Youtube Clip of Deep Impact Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.
Editor says, what if a near Asteroid miss almost sparked World War Three? muses Eric Lipps. Please note that the opinions expressed in this post do not necessarily reflect the views of the author(s).
Editor says, On March 18, 2009, a small asteroid in fact made the closest recorded approach to Earth of any such object, passing at a distance of only 26,500 miles. (The Tunguska explosion of June 30, 1908, does not count, as its nature remains uncertain.) Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.