As Comet ISON streaks closer to the sun, it has brightened enough to be visible with a pair of binoculars. The comet is currently traveling through the constellation Virgo and can be seen in the predawn eastern sky. More at Space.com.
In the first half, Buck Wolf, senior correspondent and weird news editor for the Huffington Post, shared tales and adventures of his investigations into the strange. Followed by Open Lines.