Famed astronomer Carl Sagan shared the universe with millions with 1980′s ‘Cosmos.’ That legacy lives on with ‘Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey’ hosted by Neil deGrasse Tyson, which premieres March 9 on Fox.
Carl Sagan launched ‘Cosmos,’ an epic 1980 TV series that brought science to the public like never before. Now, Sagan’s legacy lives on in ‘Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey’ — a 13-episode series airing on Fox. See our complete coverage.
Before Saturday’s game at Tennessee, some prominent national observers still projected the Missouri Tigers in the 68-team field for the NCAA Tournament despite a disappointingly uneven run through the Southeastern Conference. Others had Missouri on the…
Central Missouri senior forward Keuna Flax came through with a driving layup with 5 seconds remaining, propelling Central Missouri to a 71-69 victory over Fort Hays State. The Jennies will play Emporia State for the title at 1 p.m. Sunday.
Despite a horrendous roll out ? with the federal marketplace website malfunctioning for almost two months ? about 4 million people nationwide had signed up by the first of February.Click to Continue »
Video Games Live dates over 50 new concerts around the worldJoystiqVideo Games Live has announced 50+ new dates for its gaming-focused concert tour, including first-ever stops in McAllen, Texas, Spokane, Washington, Benthlehem, Pennsylvania and more. T…
Video Games Live has announced 50+ new dates for its gaming-focused concert tour, including first-ever stops in McAllen, Texas, Spokane, Washington, Benthlehem, Pennsylvania and more. The show will also travel through Canada, Mexico, Europe, South…
Ratings of teacher effectiveness and student growth have been used internally for years. Now parents can see for themselves how effective individual schools are at helping students advance.Click to Continue »
From a disintegrating asteroid to space junk cleanup, don’t miss these amazing space images of the week for March 8, 2014.
From amazing auroras to an orange supergiant star, don’t miss these spectacular night sky images by stargazers and Space.com readers.
Wikimedia photo by Jordan Vuong, Perth, Australia Malaysia Airlines operates a fleet of 15 Boeing 7877-200s. A Malaysia Airlines 777-200 lost
Olathe police went bar-to-bar Friday night to check if establishments were making sure patrons were old enough to drink alcohol.
Can hair that is dyed or has some grey can be donated? Yes, as long as the hair is healthy. Had I known this, I would have donated my hair a few years ago. When I learned of this, I had just had several inches trimmed off so had to wait. I waited and procrastinated …
A motorcycle rider suffered serious injuries late Friday when his cycle struck the rear of another vehicle on southbound Interstate 35 in Olathe.
SXSW: Fun and Videogames with Jason Bateman at ‘Bad Words’ Premiere
AUSTIN – If it were up to Rohan Chand, the boy wonder and spelling bee champion who befriends Guy Trilby (Jason Bateman) in “Bad Words,” everyone at the film’s SXSW after-party would be sitting in front of their Dell-gifted tablets playing video games.
WhatCulture!10 Guilty Pleasure Video Games We All Played More Than Any BlockbusterWhatCulture!Once considered the wholly uncool pastime of social pariahs, it goes without saying that video games have become a pretty big deal in the past few years. Bloc…
USS Pinckney (DDG 91), an Arleigh Burke—class guided—missile destroyer, is en route to the southern coast of Vietnam to aid in the search efforts of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, March 8.
Plans are in the works to build the first hall of fame honoring military veterans in Indiana. And project advocates say the most obvious choice for the location is Lawrence’s Fort Benjamin Harrison.
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Second question what they did not serve in country in Vietnam?
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly will spend a year aboard ISS, giving researchers a better understanding of how spaceflight effects in the human body. Scott’s identical twin Mark (fmr. Space Shuttle cmdr.) provides a unique Earth-based comparison.
Their house and their possessions are gone, but the Spanos find they have much to be thankful for.Click to Continue »
Scott and Mark Kelly, the only set of astronaut twins, are set to become test subjects in an unprecedented NASA investigation into how weightlessness impacts the human body.
Duke Energy expects its 3.2 million North Carolina customers to pay the costs of closing its ash ponds, CEO Lynn Good said Friday.Click to Continue »
HANOI, Vietnam (NNS) — Vice Adm. Matthew Nathan, Navy Surgeon General and Chief, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery completed a visit to Vietnam, March 3.
The victim was bludgeoned to death in a homeless camp along the Missouri River.
She will take the helm of the program that replaced Walt Bodine’s long-running show on the public station at 89.3 FM. Kaufmann worked alongside Bodine from 2008 to 2010.
Video games have been a major economic force
The video game industry has grown by leaps and bounds since the release of Atari’s Pong in 1972. Pong was the first arcade video game with widespread success, and is considered to have led to the popularization of the medium for home use. Now video …