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  • News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos

    News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos
    Norwegian public television (NRK), which introduced the now-legendary continuous, live log-burning show (12 hours long, with “color commentary” on the historical and cultural importance of fire), scheduled a new program for this week in its appeal to serenity (labeled “Slow TV”). On Nov. 1, NRK was to televise live, for five hours, an attempt to break the world record for producing a sweater, from shearing the sheep to spinning the wool and knitting the garment (current record: 4:51, by Australians). (In addition to the log, NRK viewers have been treated to live cams on a salmon-fishing boat and, for five days, on a cruise ship.) Said an NRK journalist, “You would think it's boring television, but we have quite good ratings for these programs.”
  • Rick Green: Snow Storm From Space, Courtesy NASA

    International Space Station R&D conference to meet in Boston

    The International Space Station Research and Development Conference will hold its fourth annual meeting in Boston this week. NASA astronauts Cady Coleman, Karen Nyberg and Sunita Williams will be among the speakers at the meeting. It runs Monday...

    Happy 4th of July from Mars Curiosity rover

    Happy 4th of July from Mars Curiosity rover
    NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity is representing the good ole U.S. of A. on this July 4th and every day, really. Curiosity took this “selfie” while roving the rocky planet with its Mars Hand Lens Imager (MAHLI) showing the American flag...

    Russian supply ship launched to International Space Station

    Russian supply ship launched to International Space Station
    A Russian booster rocket on Friday successfully launched an unmanned cargo ship to the International Space Station, whose crew is anxiously awaiting it after the successive failures of two previous supply missions. A Soyuz-U rocket blasted off...