36 foot Whale Shark found dead near Karachi Pakistan

A whale shark was brought into harbor in Karachi, Pakistan on Tuesday, Feb. 7. after reportedly being found unconscious in the Arabian Sea about 10 days ago, the Express Tribune reports. Photo/NeilsPhotography from I am traveling around asia at the moment, China via wikicommons Fishermen used several cranes to lift the whale sharkto dry land, More...

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By deskofbrian On Friday, September 16th, 2011

‘Star Wars’ planet with 2 suns – named Tatooine

A giant and frigid planet that enjoys double sunsets as it circles two stars has been spotted in the northern skies. Astronomers said the planet, named Kepler-16b, marked the first unambiguous discovery of a world More...

By deskofbrian On Saturday, September 10th, 2011

Real life Iron Man suit “XOS 2″ -VIDEO

Among the developers of real-life Iron Man suits (of which there are many, the world over) is a group called Raytheon Sarcos. And as IEEE Spectrum reports in this month’s issue, its impressive second-generation More...

By deskofbrian On Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

WATCH: “The Big Bang Never Happened”

A mesmerizing challenge to orthodox cosmology with powerful implications not only for cosmology itself but also for our notions of time, God, and human nature — with a new Preface addressing the latest developments More...