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  • Planets in ‘habitable zone’ may provide answers
    By on October 25, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    The Gliese 581 system has been making headlines recently for the most newly announced planet that may lie in the habitable zone. Hopes were somewhat dashed when we were reminded that the certainty level of its discovery was only 3 sigma (95%, whereas most astronomical discoveries are at or above the 99% confidence level before major announcements), but the Gliese 581 system may yet have more surprises.

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  • Rangers Knock Off Yankees to Earn Trip to Series
    By on October 25, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    The Texas Rangers will head to the World Series for the first time in franchise history after defeating the Yankees in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series.

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  • 10 Athletes Who Might Not Be Total Douchebags
    By on October 25, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    How hard is it to find likable athletes? Harder than you would think. Here are 10 athletes who might not be total Douchebags.

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  • 5 Reasons Gaming on a Mac Will No Longer Suck
    By on October 25, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    For quite some time, the Mac gave PC and console gamers something to agree on: Playing games on a Mac is a joke.

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