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REVIEW: Noble Vol. 1: God Shots by Brandon Thomas

*Minor Spoilers Ahead* 

**Thanks for Diamond Book Distributors for sending a review copy of this graphic novel**  

When an astronaut is rescued from a failed mission and wakes up with powers beyond his understanding and control, he starts looking for answers. 161 more words

Book Reviews

Did the Dinosaurs Die From Boredom?

On the surface, this sounds like a ridiculous title. Everyone knows that the dinosaurs were wiped out in a mass extinction event about 65 million years ago. 1,352 more words

Ruminations

Surprise Asteroid + "Fake News" =

The article pictured above mentions an asteroid large enough to mimic a nuclear airburst, noticed only a day before a close flyby of Earth.

A day. 186 more words

Current Events, Politics, All That Jazz

Space Events

Asteroid Close Shave

Earth received a cosmic close shave on Sunday (April 15) when a football field-size boulder passed by at half the moon’s distance from our planet. 75 more words

General

JPL Small-Body Database Browser Has A New NON-Java 'Orbit Diagram' Viewer.

by Anura Guruge

Click to ENLARGE.

I discovered this, to my utter joy, yesterday, when I was researching the rogue asteroid, 2018 GE3, that whizzed past Earth on Sunday with nary a notice. 132 more words

Anura Guruge

Earth Has Near Miss With Asteroid Spotted Just Hours Earlier

CBS Local — An asteroid came alarmingly close to striking the Earth on April 15, just hours after the large space rock was spotted flying through the solar system. 249 more words

News