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Giant Sinkhole Swallows Over Dozen Cars at Mississippi International House of Pancakes

Authorities evacuated Estabrook Elementary School in Lexington Thursday morning after a loud bang was heard and the ground shook

Students were brought to Lexington High School after a loud bang was heard at the elementary school (Photo credit Louisa Moller/WBZ-TV)

F-16s scrambled to track Maryland-based surveillance aircraft

At approximately 12:20 pm EDT today, a Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System (JLENS) surveillance system aerostat detached from its mooring station in Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Maryland, and is currently located approximately northeast of Washington, D.C., over Pennsylvania.  

Two F-16 Fighter jets from Atlantic City Air National Guard Base are monitoring the JLENS aerostat, which is holding at approximately 16,000 feet.  NORAD officials are working closely with the FAA to ensure air traffic safefy, as well as with our other interagency partners to address the safe recovery of the aerostat.  More details on this event will be forthcoming.

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OSHA investigates Yale campus accident

If you can imagine it, you can find it somewhere! Felina Silver Robinson

Cool sites and articles of the day, enjoy!

1. Lab-Grown Bones? They Could Make Painful Grafts History (Op-Ed)

epibone, stem cells, scaffolding

2. Robots on the Run! 5 Bots That Can Really Move

DARPA's Atlas Robot

3. How Silicon Valley Could Really Change the World

4. eCompliance

5. Embrace Nest: The Embrace Infant Warmer

Embrace Nest is a low-cost and energy-efficient infant warmer.

6. Extreme pressure reveals new phenomenon in atomic nuclei

Both the outer "valence" electrons and inner-core electrons of atomic nuclei behave unexpectedly under extreme pressure, which suggests there may be as-yet-undiscovered states of matter

7. Kickstand Pump does quadruple duty

The Kickstand Pump, folded up and serving as a tail light

8. Awesome Top New Technology Cool Gadgets and Inventions 2015

Retro News Wednesday Just For You

1) CBS to Launch Retro Digital Channel Focused on Pop Culture, History

Vintage vs modern Television Debate I

2) The Cost of Campaigns

3) RETRO Game Magazine Well On Its Way To Funding Another Year Of Issues


4) 8 remarkably retro “time capsule” homes

5) The Retro Ronde

6) Mario Kart 8 Yoshi Circuit DLC RETRO Track Comparison


7) Dialing it Back: Camera Makers Prize Retro 35mm Look

8) Sounds of the 50s