Hubble looks at Messier 65 and its history

The first day of March 1780 was a particularly productive night for Charles Messier. Combing the constellation of Leo for additions to his grand astronomical catalog, he struck on not one, but two, new objects.

The histories of Batman and Superman

The tales of Batman and Superman, from comics to billion dollar industries, offer rich, detailed histories that would provide a great and rewarding challenge for any writer. 



Abandoned Navy war ships documented by "squatters"

There are a number of aging Navy ships uncermoniously rotting away in a bay near San Francisco. Their decay is saddening to many because the ships fought courageously in World War Two.

YouPorn accused of digital snooping

Two angry Californians have filed a lawsuit against YouPorn for allegedly tracking their online behavior.