Five Bites Into Mars. NASA's Mars rover Curiosity used a mechanism on its robotic arm to dig up five scoopfuls of material from a patch of dusty sand called "Rocknest," producing the five bite-mark pits visible in this image from the rover's left Navigation Camera (Navcam). Each of the pits is about 2 inches (5 centimeters) wide.
250 years of global warming: Berkeley Earth releases new analysis
A close look at this graph makes the case of man-made global warming pretty obvious. The trend begins to increase during the Industrial Revolution and starts its current spike in the late '50s. It's obvious right? Unless you don't buy that wacky science stuff.
The ‘Date With History’ contest is an opportunity for young people around the globe to inspire the leaders of the world to act boldly and with urgency on key issues impacting the future of our planet. Entrants can upload a video speech below, and the top videos will be shared at the upcoming Rio Earth Summit in June.
www.democracynow.org - A number of protests are being held today at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Durban to protest the failure of world leaders to agree to immediately agree to a deal of binding emissions cuts.
NSA: 'Anonymous Might One Day Hack Power Grids!' Anonymous: 'Huh?!?' a point that Anonymous itself made in response to this claim: Why would Anons shut off a power grid? There are ppl on life support / other vital services that rely on it. Try again NSA. #FearMongering