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Knapp's News 10/21/12

Check out a number of items that have recently caught George Knapp's attention including reports about top stories ignored by the media, and a mysterious location in the Nevada desert.

Inside Google

Google has thrown open its doors to allow the first ever look inside at the eight vast data centers that power the online world.

Sun Unleashes Solar Plasma

A giant solar prominence erupted from the sun at 4:15am (EDT) Friday morning and was captured in stunning detail by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.

Home Amongst the Stars

The space shuttle Endeavor received perhaps the longest red carpet treatment in history as it rolled through the streets of Hollywood en route to its final resting place at the California Science Center in Los Angeles.

CME & Northern Lights

A coronal mass ejection hit Earth's magnetic field on October 8th, causing a geomagnetic storm, and Northern Lights to be visible as far south as Kansas and Utah. Pictured is Justin Phillips' portrait of the sky.

Huge Sunspots

Sunspots 1579 and 1582 are so large that observers have been able to see them without the use of a solar telescope.

Knapp's News 9/30/12

A number of items have caught George Knapp's attention in the last week, including a story about an ancient Buddha stature that was carved from a meteorite (pictured).

Video: Fireballs Over Britain

Thousands watched Friday night as a spectacular display of fireballs streaked across skies over Britain, prompting some eyewitnesses to contact the police about what they thought could be a crashing plane or UFO.

Endeavour's Final Flyby

Earlier this week space shuttle Endeavour departed Florida's Kennedy Space Center on its way to Los Angeles, where it will parade through the streets on its way to the California Science Center.

In the Crosshairs

This pyramid-shaped rock on Mars will soon find a place in space history as it has been chosen to be the first test of the Curiosity Rover's advanced geology analyzing equipment.

Video: NASA Captures 'Solar Whip'

An astonishing video showing a 500,000 mile long whip-like solar filament ejecting from the sun's surface was captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.

Quadrocopter Swarm

In Austria, 50 quadrocopters (small aerial drones) were equipped with LED lights, for a synchronized light show.

Genome Brings Ancient Girl to Life

A team of scientists has accomplished a stunning technical achievement by sequencing the entire genome of a Siberian girl who lived more than 50,000 years ago.

Stunning Color Images of Saturn

NASA's Cassini spacecraft, which has spent eight years orbiting Saturn, captured stunning true-color images that show the changing hues of the planet's northern and southern hemispheres as they shift from one season to another.

Knapp's News 8/26/12

Check out some recent items of interest that have caught George Knapp's attention, including a photo essay on spacecraft that have landed on other planets (pictured the Soviet's Luna 9).

Neil Armstrong R.I.P.

Famed Apollo astronaut and the first man to walk on the moon, Neil Armstrong, passed away on Saturday at the age of 82. Armstrong's achievement captivated the world, made him an American hero, and secured him a place in human history that will never be forgotten.

Knapp's News 8/19/12

A number of items have caught George Knapp's attention in the last week, including a report of a sea serpent in Norway (pictured), and a viral video spoof of NASA's JPL team.

Google Maps Mayan Ruins

Google is expanding its popular Street View feature to include dozens of 360-degree interactive photos of ancient Mayan ruins.

NASA's Prototype Lander Crashes

NASA's Morpheus experimental lander, dubbed 'the beetle', crashed and burst into flames moments after takeoff at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

Easter Island Excavation

An ongoing dig around the statues of Easter Island has shed new light on the mysterious monuments. Petroglyph writings on the statues and larger subterranean 'bodies' for the infamous above ground heads are two of the insights uncovered via the project.

Curiosity's Descent

An image of the Curiosity rover descending to the Martian surface via parachute was captured by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

Destination: Mars

Tonight marks the long-awaited arrival to Mars for NASA's Curiosity Rover. Provided that the craft survives the treacherous final stages of landing on the Martian surface, news of a successful touchdown will arrive at 10:31 PM (PT). You can follow the final moments of Curiosity's eight month journey at NASA TV.

'Beltway UFO' Revealed

The strange vehicle seen transported on DC highways back in June, dubbed the "Beltway UFO," has been revealed to be an experimental Naval aircraft.

Knapp's News 7/29/12

A number of items have caught George Knapp's attention in the last week including articles about possibly habitable exoplanets (pictured) and a grandmother's possession.

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