August 31st, 2011 | brainjuice

Funranium Labs, creators of the Supercoffee Of Science known as THE BLACK BLOOD OF THE EARTH, offer a discount code.  I can vouch for the excellence of their shipping.

Solid Gold Death Mask

August 31st, 2011 | comics talk

Announcement of a new comics project by Rufus Dayglo.  Facebook page.

August 31st, 2011 | researchmaterial

"Perhaps in the future, we will not need a constant manned presence in the lower Earth orbit," Roskosmos deputy director Vitaly Davydov told journalists in Moscow.

Roskosmos chief Vladimir Popovkin said in a recent interview that he regretted Russia having put so much emphasis on manned space flight, rather than looking into more financially rewarding spheres like telecommunications.



August 31st, 2011 | photography, researchmaterial

A photo essay at English Russia.  I have to cull a few of these for myself, but you should check out the whole thing.

August 31st, 2011 | researchmaterial

Steve Renn

via April Cacioppo, thanks