This image is of a dune field within a crater in the Northern hemisphere of Mars in a region known as Alba Terra, taken by the HiRISE camera on the MRO orbiter.
It’s been my experience that everyone has a dirty little secret. Some of us read US Weekly, some really like toy trains, and some watch really bad reality TV. Mine, since I was young, has been the fantasy genre.
I often say that bikes are one of my few addictions, and thus I’ve partaken of the occasional bike tour. Argentina, Chile, New Zealand, wherever I traveled by bike I got a different sense of my surroundings.
Following up on one of the best games to come to the Xbox 360, Mass Effect 2 is one of the most anticipated games of 2010.
Having worked at NASA on and off for the last 8 years, I’ve been able to see firsthand the types of brilliant people that the agency has attracted. Unlike the stigma against most other governmental agencies NASA has held the imagination of the public for the most part, engendering a sense of wonder when it’s name is brought up.
Taking a cue from the previously mentioned i am 8-bit, Gallery 1988 in Los Angeles currently has a show of art that has been inspired by the television series LOST.
While the climate talks in Copenhagen have been taking all of the headlines of late, MIT decided to introduce some news itself by introducing the Copenhagen Wheel Project.
The prospects of finding a nice place to picnic on Titan recently got a boost, when a large lake was seen on the surface.
Recently impressing those in the know at the Game Developer’s Conference last year was Ian Dallas with his project Unfinished Swan.
‘Tis the season for shopping, but it can be depressing braving the chill or wet streets in order to buy generic presents from some chain.
Just saw the latest trailer for Iron Man 2. I don’t know what to say…
People of my generation, may be the first in history to be reminiscent over the video games of yore.
Owen Freeman’s sometimes ghostly watercolors evoke a scene like few others.
As long as we’re talking about favorites, I may as well bring up one of my favorite books of all time…
It’s that time of year when the darkness outside invites the warm glow of the video game inside…
This is probably one of my favorite sites on the entire internet…
There is indeed something fantastic about Mr. Fox.
One of the things that first attracted me to Planetary Science was the fact that it seemed like whatever you were studying was something that only a couple of other people in the world were even aware of.
Going by the name herakut, the work actually consists of two separate artists by the names of Hera and Akut.
I came across his stuff at a Giant Robot store in S.F., and have followed him ever since.
Awesome film from Carlos Lascano.
Have you ever wondered about the aftermath of the apocalypse, where half the human population died and left only… women?
Now that we’re getting a cold snap here California, the cold seems to be not only sapping the heat from the house but also the motivation to get out on the trails.
There’s something about Reagan Lodge’s style is both familiar and refreshing.
Remember, make sure that your bike has a seat before riding. Stay safe!
If you enjoy the audio artform that is the podcast, and even have a passing interest in video games, you should start doing like the cool kids and start listening to the great podcast by Robert Ashley.
Do you find yourself perusing the latest craigslist postings… just to look at all of the cool, weird, and pretty bikes?