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  • The GOCE satellite has hit earth, but no injuries or property damage were reported.
    Satellite hits earth in rural area: GOCE satellite’s fiery death charted by ESA
    The GOCE satellite made its entry into Earth’s atmosphere and fell to a fiery death around 7 p.m. EST on Sunday night. The satellite fell somewhere during the path that took it over Siberia, the Western Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean and...
  • Antarctica left out in the cold: International protections fail
    Antarctica left out in the cold: International protections fail
    Today, Nov. 1, 2013, the latest meeting of the Commission for the Conservation on Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) closed in Hobart, Australia without an agreement on how to protect the Ross Sea and the marine area off East Antarctica.Previous...
  • Prehistoric penguins
    6.5 foot tall prehistoric penguin fossil uncovered in Antarctica
    Earlier today, AFP reported that paleontologists working at Argentina’s Natural Sciences Museum of La Plata province found the fossil remains of an ancient penguin taller than most men. The bird stood six and half feet tall, and lived...
  • The Glacier.
    Iceberg crack the size of New York City in Antarctica’s fastest melting glacier
    According to NASA, as reported by National Geographic, an iceberg the size of New York City is about to break off of Antartica's fastest melting glacier. The ice crack measures 350 square miles, which is more than the 303 square miles that...
  • What's new for 2012 - SeaWorld
    What's new for 2012 - SeaWorld
    SeaWorld Orlando has several new attractions coming up in 2012 and 2013. First is "Turtle Trek" which will put guests in a first-of-its-kind domed theater with computer-generated 3-D images and huge tanks of live sea turtles and manatees...
  • The Thing (2011)
    The Thing (2011): Same old thing
    The Thing (2011)Starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Joel Edgerton, Ulrich ThomsenDirected by Matthijs van Heijningen Jr.Plot: An alien spacecraft and lifeform are discovered buried in ice at an Antarctic research site. The scientists attempt to stop...