In the United Kingdom, an online realtor is offering a “Ghost-Free Certification service” for homeowners to prove that their houses aren’t haunted.
Mars isn’t the only big astronomy news grabbing headlines this past week. Pluto still has much to offer the science news cycle like this stunning highest Resolution image of the dwarf planet to date.
Despite the fact that the New Horizons craft passed Pluto last July, it still has many months of slow uploading of its data to do over its agonizingly slow dish antennas. Remember how lame those old 14.4 modems were? These are worse. The wait will be worth it though if there’s more images like this on its Horizons hard-drive.
The Simpson’s late co-creator Sam Simon embraced alternative medicine for both himself, and for his beloved dog, Columbo.