Thursday, 19 January 2012
Star Trekkin' & Other Distractions
Beautiful false dawn captured in India, APOD
Russia's failed Phobos Grunt probe has returned home, somewhere off the coast of Chile. But they're looking to blame the Yanks for it's demise due to it maybe getting zapped by an asteroid radar. NS
The deepest vents yet have been discovered in a Caribbean rift and they're teaming with life, SciDaily
Some German's have built the tiniest storage device ever - an 8 bit magnetic data store made out of 96 atoms. SciDaily.
Umami was the fifth but now tongue-focussed scientists have discovered the sixth taste, fat. ImapctLab.
Interesting article about Octopi & consciousness, Reddit.
NASA refutes ufologist's assertion that a triangular UFO was snapped by Stereo-B, Daily G
Boffins have been noodling about investigating the links between our body clock and schizophrenia, NS
Another stunning video from the ISS, Reddit