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Predator And Xenomorph Share A Moment

Sometimes cruising the galaxy looking for your next kill can get you down, and all you really want is a big old hug. Even races which are at war with each other can find time to talk about peace and embrace in the fact that they’re both disgusting alien creatures to the human eye! Link

NASA locates most distant galaxy ever found

The Hubble Space Telescope has photographed a galaxy that is 13.3 billion light years away. The discovery ( designated MACSO647-JD ) is believed to be…

Astronomers observe oldest known galaxy

A team of astronomers from Japan believe they’ve observed a galaxy that is 12.91 billion years old. Several claims have been made over the years of th…

Gingerbread Ewok Village

Long, long ago, in a galaxy far, far away, on the planet Endor, under the forest canopy, lies a village made of chocolate, breakfast cereal, and gingerbread! And don’t look now, but there’s a Death Star lurking above. The Canadian baker who blogs under the name The Infinite Yums built this Ewok Village for a [...]

Which solar system should we visit first ?

If mankind were to develop interstellar space travel, where in the galaxy should we go first ? It’s a question that has been discussed at the 100-Year…

Revolve in Peace

Five years ago today, the International Astronomical Union stripped Pluto of its planet status, a damaging blow to Plutophiles across the galaxy. I’m wearing this shirt to mark the occasion. Science Teachers (or anyone, really): Do you accept this ruling? Now do you teach kids about the eight planets? Or do you think Pluto will [...]

Four Percent of Galaxies Are Like Milky Way

Researchers have discovered that only four percent of galaxies have similar qualities as our own Milky Way. I guess every galaxy really is a snowflake. The research team compared the Milky Way to similar galaxies in terms of luminosity–a measure of how much light is emitted–and distance to other bright galaxies. They found galaxies that [...]

Marvin The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Knit Doll

Marvin The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Knit Doll – $14.95 Attention Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy fans! Behold the adorable Marvin The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Knit Doll from the NeatoShop. Who knew that a depressed and paranoid robot doll could make you feel this darn happy? Even Marvin, with his vast intellect, would [...]

Complex Numbers: Best Explanation

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. Complex Numbers: Best Explanation What’s the difference between the real and the imaginary? Link Here is another video done in the same style… hilarious! Today’s pictures & links: “This Easter Bunny donated his body to science”? Suddenly, a new twist on knitting and bunnies. See more here, and at CraftyHedgehog. (image credit CraftyHedgehog) ———— Warped Bridges (Postcards [...]

Flowchart: What Job Should You Have in the Star Wars Universe?

So you suddenly find yourself long, long ago in a galaxy far away. You’re going to need to earn some money, so it’s time to find a job. This flowchart by Andy Green and Bobby Bernethy will make some suggestions for careers that fit your personality. Link