A natural occurence of the rare and mysterious weather phenomenon known as ball lightning
has been captured on video by researchers in China
. [more inside]
A Cat’s 200-Mile Trek Home Leaves Scientists Guessing [NYTimes.com]
"Nobody knows how it happened: an indoor housecat who got lost on a family excursion managing, after two months and about 200 miles, to return to her hometown."
All MST3K episodes
available in .avi format. That is all. I need to lie down.
Science explores 125 big questions
that face scientific inquiry over the next quarter-century. [via]
Unidentified Titan Object
Saturn's moon Titan shows an unusual bright spot that has scientists mystified. The spot, approximately the size and shape of West Virginia, is just southeast of the bright region called Xanadu and is visible to multiple instruments on the Cassini spacecraft.
How Stupid Are Scientists?
As a followup to the How Stupid Are We?
thread, this article from SF Gate explores scientific "head-scratchers."