CNN | Dutch company says it is moving along with its plan to send four lucky Earthlings to colonize the Red Planet.
Mac Slavo | Researchers from the University of Colorado Boulder recently completed analyzing data from a Coronal Mass Ejection that took place in the summer of 2012.
Andy Greenberg | In May of 2010, the security researcher known as Moxie Marlinspike launched TextSecure.
S. China Morning Post | One team has already made a cat ‘disappear’ with a device that has huge military potential.
Paul Fassa | Vaccinations are not as safe as advocates say, and ARE questioanble at the very least.
latimes.com | This could be what Mars looked like about 4 billion years ago, NASA scientists say.
NASA.gov | Curiosity rover providing vital insight about Mars that will aid plans for future robotic and human missions.
The Independent | Research into “deep biosphere” indicates first replicating life-forms on earth may have originated deep underground.
Matthew Yglesias | Companies with lots of jobs to throw around try to strike good deals with state and local governments.
cnn.com | Six people exposed to radioactive material stashed inside a stolen truck were being treated at a Mexico hospital on Friday.
Infowars.com | Is it possible Mr. Keith watched too many episodes of the Twilight Zone?
Forbes | Team of researchers have recovered and analyzed the earliest known human DNA.
UPI | Likelihood of life on other planets “very high,” MIT professor tells House committee.
Washington’s Blog | Yup … They’re Going to Dump It.
washingtonpost.com | Tracking the location of millions of mobile phone users ever day.
Daily Mail.co.uk | The RF Safe-Stop uses a blast of electromagnetic waves to stop engines.
National Geographic | Water vapor seen in hot gas giants.
Infowars.com | “The simple fact that they are now discussing geoengineering in the latest IPCC report indicates that the veil is beginning to lift.”
Reuters | Case seeks to designate chimp called Tommy as a ‘cognitively complex autonomous legal person.’
Independent.co.uk | Could explain why men are “better at map reading.”
John Sexton | “Surge was probably an overstatement.”
Mark Thornton | So why doesn’t the US take advantage of hemp production?
Josh Constine | It’s hard not to imagine that robots will eventually alter the landscape of how goods move about.
Infowars.com | Einstein’s maxim comes into play once again.
freebeacon.com | “I don’t think it should be as dramatic as the president firing himself.”
KING 5 News | Amazon has unveiled “Prime Air,” a drone delivery system that they promise will get packages into customers’ hands in 30 minutes or less.
Times of India | University of Georgia professor has suggested humans didn’t evolve from just apes…
CNET | Chip giant working on “perceptual computing” technology to sense emotions and body language.
NASA.gov | Material from Comet ISON appeared on the other side of the sun on the evening on Nov. 28, 2013.
BBC | First evidence that ancient reptiles shared collective dumping grounds.
Daily Mail | Reconstructs 3D images from photons reflected from barely visible objects.
Torrent Freak | Court of Paris orders Google, Microsoft and Yahoo to completely de-list 16 video streaming sites from search results.
L.A. Times | Theoretical black holes range in mass of roughly 100 to 1,000 suns.
latimes.com | Chemical attractant wafting from a female fruit fly shortened the lifespan of male flies when the femme fatale didn’t deliver.
Eric Mack | Sun-grazing comet spent Thanksgiving visiting our neighborhood star, and seems to have emerged from its shadow to tell the tale.
Sky News | Comet Ison failed to make it around the Sun but scientists say reports of its demise “have been greatly exaggerated”.
Business Insider | Proposes building a massive collection of solar panels 6,800 miles long by 12 miles wide on the moon’s surface.
presstv.ir | Pentagon has ordered three-dozen bird-like micro-drones in order to equip US soldiers with tiny drones in combat.
Seattle Times | Glass-wearing customer was asking for an explanation.
Drake Baer | A single moment of insight is the result of thinking that happens before it.
Ryan Grim | Document, provided by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, identifies six targets, all Muslims.
rt.com | Estonia has hosted the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence since October 2008.
Daily Mail.co.uk | On the other side of the world, people you didn’t know existed are keeping a beady eye on your every move.
CNS News | The percentage of American children from 4 through 17 years of age who have ever been diagnosed with ADHD increased 42 percent from 2003 to 2011.
Information Week | Leaked document details NSA’s “implants,” satellite intercepts, joint CIA eavesdropping operations…
Bio Edge | 3D-printed organs utilizing advantageous features of rattlesnakes, leeches, and electric eels.
CBS Los Angeles | Growing prominence of cars controlled by dozens of computers leading researchers to question their vulnerability.
NASA.gov | On April 27, a blast of light from a dying star in a distant galaxy became the focus of astronomers around the world.
NASA.gov | Comet ISON entered the field of view of the HI-1 camera on NASA’s Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory.
Roberta Rampton | HealthCare.gov was unable to consistently handle 500 users at once in the testing.