Too Bad, That Rumor About A New Star Trek TV Show Is Absolutely False

March 29th, 2015

We’d all love to see a brand new Star Trek TV series, as the show warps towards its 50th anniversary. Almost everyone agrees Trek belongs on television, where thoughtful stories and optimism can flourish. But the latest rumor about a Star Trek TV show in the works? Is absolutely 100 percent false.

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Man Plus Has The Kookiest And Therefore Greatest Plan To Colonize Mars

March 29th, 2015

Between Mars One sounding fishy and Curiosity finding nitrogen , Mars is back in the news (if it ever really left). There’s still an interest in colonizing "The Angry Red Planet," but that’s still a long way off from happening. I can only presume that’s because the folks at NASA and the other space exploration organizations haven’t taken the lessons of Man Plus to heart.

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Transcript details last moments of doomed flight

March 29th, 2015

The captain turned over control of Flight 9525 after the co-pilot said he “can go anytime,” according to a transcript from a German newspaper. Desperate cries to re-enter the cockpit were soon heard. FULL STORY

Riders climb off stalled coaster

March 29th, 2015

Riders on a New York roller coaster took the long way down Sunday after Coney Island’s historic Cyclone got stuck in its track on opening day.

Authorities had searched since New York blast

March 29th, 2015

Crews searching at the site where a building exploded in New York’s East Village found bodies in the rubble Sunday, police said.

Photographer and Stunt Biker Capture Epic Photo of Solar Eclipse

March 29th, 2015

Last week’s total solar eclipse spawned many amazing photographs and videos, including this shot of stunt biker Danny MacAskill tearing down a hill on the Isle of Skye as the moon eclipsed the sun. Unlike another viral photo of the eclipse, this one’s not a fake.

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Jet’s ‘hard landing’ off runway

March 29th, 2015

An Air Canada jet came off the runway during its landing early Sunday at an airport in the eastern city of Halifax, officials said.

Powerful images of the NYC building collapse

March 29th, 2015

A building collapsed in a heavy traveled section of New York’s East Village. The cause is under investigation.

The FBI Would Like Us All to Unencrypt Our Phones

March 29th, 2015

When Apple decided to encrypt its iPhones by default, the move was hailed as a major step forward for security. Except, of course, by the FBI, which is now saying that such encryption should be outlawed. For the safety of Americans, of course.

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Fellow pilot’s reassurances go viral

March 29th, 2015

CNN’s Diana Magnay reports on a Germanwings pilot who is trying to reassure nervous passengers flying on his airline.