- NOVA tours Earth history, Aussie style – Sounds great, especially for all you geology nerds. From Critical Dragon1177.
- What major world cities would look like at night without light pollution – Via Carolyn Porco.
- Being taken seriously: The double standard – Why do big important men in the sciences get to dress however they want while women do not?
- Legacy of Dr. Tiller’s murder: Anti-choice terrorists threaten staff at Wichita clinic – They’re focusing their efforts on the director of the new women’s health clinic.
The featured image is one I took of some interesting rocks (that’s a technical geology term) in Tongariro National Park in New Zealand.