Articles by SpaceNeedle


Robin Lloyd, LiveScience: Birds used to just fly around and amuse us, but in recent years, biologists are learning that our feathered friends are quite smart. Their songs are incredibly complex communications…




To make Facebook advertiser-friendly, its ‘porn cops’ delete risqué content and enforce decorum. Nick Summers | NEWSWEEK: It’s just before lunchtime in the sunny, high-tech headquarters of Facebook in Palo Alto, Calif.,…












Katharine Mieszkowski, Salon: Kristan Lawson’s legs are dangling out of the mouth of a Dumpster, as if he’s being eaten alive. Inside, the scavenger is grabbing loaf after loaf of freshly baked…



Chris Hastings and Jasper Copping, Telegraph: Declassified government files have revealed how Ministry of Defence (MoD) officials launched a top-level probe into a diamond shaped aircraft seen hovering above a Scottish village….



Claire Suddath, TIME: Facebook wants to know what’s on my mind. Actually, that’s not true; so far, it wants to know only what’s on some of my friends’ minds. Facebook doesn’t care…






Discovery’s Born Animal: Today there’s a new addition to the “real life is stranger than fiction” category. Check out the fish Macropinna microstoma. It has tubular eyes and a see-through head. The…