9 Things That Actually Will End on 12/21/12
As a man of science, I know there's nothing to be afraid of on 12/21/12 besides the things I'm usually afraid of, like robots. The world isn't going to end just because the Maya Long Count Calendar is starting over, and I know that. That doesn't mean that there's nothing that ends tomorrow. Countless things end every single day, and tomorrow is no different. As such, we've put together a handy list of nine things that will actually end on the dreaded 12/21/12.Read on...
Giant Asteroids Could Reassemble Hours After Being Nuked: Sorry, Armageddon
Today in frightening science news: researchers at UC Santa Cruz and Los Alamos National Laboratory have determined that if a giant asteroid is headed towards Earth, even detonating a small nuclear bomb may not be enough to stop it. The reason? If the blast isn't powerful enough, the asteroid fragments' own gravity could pull all of the pieces back together, T-1000-style -- in mere hours.Read on...