New ABC series now in Houston scouting for filming locations – Houston Chronicle

New ABC series now in Houston scouting for filming locationsHouston ChronicleThe source material for the series is a best-selling book written by Lily Koppel, chronicling the real lives of the…

NASA Scientists Discover 715 Additional Planets – Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceThere is further proof of inhabitable planets in the galaxy. Using data from, NASA announced Wednesday that data from the Kepler space telescope enabled scientists to discover 715…

The Carpetbagger’s 2014 Oscar Predictions – New York Times

New York TimesFor the first time in years, even the most seasoned awards watchers are sweating the best-picture race, an unusually tight contest that could end with either Alfonso CuarĂ³n’s…

New York’s de Blasio boots charter schools from city space – Fox News

Fox NewsNew York Mayor Bill de Blasio delivers his State of the City address at LaGuardia Community College in the Queens borough of New York, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in…

Overrun Gets A Limited Run From Midtown And Ltd Edition Comix For London … – Bleeding Cool News

Overrun Gets A Limited Run From Midtown And Ltd Edition Comix For London …Bleeding Cool NewsOverrun by Andi Ewington, Matt Woodley and Paul Green will launch in an exclusive edition…

HABITABLE orbit PLANETS FOUND among 715 new worlds – Register

RegisterBoffins working with the Kepler space telescope have verified the existence of 715 planets in what is the project’s largest mass-discovery to date. “This is the largest windfall of planets,…

NASA Kepler telescope discovers 715 new planets – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldNASA has announced a torrent of new planet discoveries, hailing a “bonanza” of 715 worlds now known outside the solar system thanks to the Kepler space telescope’s planet-hunting…

NASA Kepler telescope doubles number of known planets outside solar system – Washington Post

Washington PostTo the list of planets orbiting distant stars, add another 715. That’s the number of planets, strewn among 305 planetary systems, popping out of the observational data from NASA’s…

US space telescope spots 715 more planets – Reuters

ReutersCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Feb 26 (Reuters) – Scientists added a record 715 more planets to the list of known worlds beyond the solar system, boosting the overall tally to nearly…

County mayor backs downtown Miami convention center – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comMiami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez threw his support Wednesday behind a convention center in downtown Miami, saying the county could use another major conference space in addition to the Miami Beach…

Back to Basics: Why the Academy Awards Should Return to the Music Center – LA Magazine (blog)

LA Magazine (blog)Oscar night used to be cinema’s coolest cocktail party—not a glitzy PR campaign. For those golden years the Academy should thank the Los Angeles Music Center, the opulent…

Introducing the world’s fastest car – NewsOK.com

NewsOK.comMeet the only car that that can pass the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, says the Huffington Post. The Hennessey Venom GT broke the speed record for a production car, hitting…

Adams County commission to pass resolution limiting municipal inmates – Denver Post

Adams County commission to pass resolution limiting municipal inmatesDenver PostLast month, the Aurora City Council made deals with jails in Broomfield and Douglas counties for inmate bed space, rather than…

Was WhatsApp really worth the $19 billion price? – VatorNews

VatorNewsFacebook’s purchase of mobile messaging app WhatsApp earlier this week, for a jaw-dropping total of $19 billion, is a big damn deal, to put it mildly. I don’t mean that…

New York City Chancellor Meets With Charter School Leaders – New York Times

New York TimesThe meeting was something like an early gathering of merging families. Both sides already knew each other, but no one was ready to broach potential conflict, lingering instead…

Extreme Biodiesel’s XRTM Cannabis Ventures Medical Marijuana Plant Plan Is Real

Extreme Biodiesel’s XRTM Cannabis Ventures is real, folks. There’s something I have to communicate just to cut through the content that is trying to put out false information about Extreme…

Mumbai builder Lodha Group buys second building on Carey Street in London … – Economic Times

Economic TimesMUMBAI: Mumbai builder Lodha Group has bought a second building in London for over 90 million pounds, or around Rs 1,000 crore, in the space of three months. In…

Asteroid the size of three football fields zips by earth in ‘close call’ – fox4kc.com

fox4kc.comAn asteroid with an estimated diameter of three football fields zoomed by Earth late Monday, missing our home by about that distance. It traveled at some 27,000 miles per hour.…

Watch SPACE VID of JUMBO ASTEROID 2000 EM26 buzzing Earth – Register

RegisterVid If there’s nothing on TV tonight, or you’re suffering from insomnia, readers of The Register can always tune in to an asteroid flyby, broadcast live online by the Slooh…

Google To Set Up ‘Cool’ Work Space In San Francisco’s Mission Neighborhood … – Headlines & Global News

Headlines & Global NewsGoogle is reportedly investing in a huge work space for its burgeoning number of engineers from recent acquisitions by leasing a 35,000-square-foot building in San Francisco’s Mission…

Google said to open 200-worker office in San Francisco – CNET

CNETCreating office space for engineers from all of its recent acquisitions, the Web giant is said to be leasing a 35,000-square-foot building in the city’s Mission neighborhood. Dara Kerr. by…

Watch Potentially Hazardous Asteroid Whip Past Earth – National Geographic

National GeographicArtwork showing an asteroid zipping by the Earth moon system. Credit: ILLUSTRATION COURTESY P. CARRIL, ESA. A giant space rock three times the size of football field is about…

Google May House Startups in San Francisco’s Historic Latino Community – ColorLines magazine

ColorLines magazineThe move highlights the growing trend of Internet firms in Silicon Valley where a fierce competition for tech talent has led them to expand in San Francisco so they…

‘Gravity,’ ’12 Years a Slave,’ ‘American Hustle’ lead nominations for British … – New York Daily News

‘Gravity,’ ’12 Years a Slave,’ ‘American Hustle’ lead nominations for British …New York Daily NewsCan “American Hustle” or “12 Years a Slave” defy “Gravity”? David O. Russell’s con-artist caper and…

Tonight’s BAFTAs will offer an Oscar boost – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLONDON (AP) — Can American Hustle or 12 Years a Slave defy Gravity? David O. Russell’s con-artist caper and Steve McQueen’s unflinching tale of slavery are hoping to unseat…

Joe Downtown: Tech library at Emergency Arts logs off – Las Vegas Sun

Joe Downtown: Tech library at Emergency Arts logs offLas Vegas SunJennifer Cornthwaite, Emergency Arts managing partner and co-founder, said the space is now occupied by First Friday Las Vegas, which…

Oakland Post, Gene Hazzard, Swift Boat Phil Tagami

Phil Tagami, the Oakland Rotunda and Fox Theater Developer currently working on the Oakland Global Facility, was the focus of a wholly inaccurate – ok just wrong – Oakland Post…

Allen: Broadway business incubator replays Oakland history – Oakland Tribune

Allen: Broadway business incubator replays Oakland historyOakland TribuneThe historic former Johnston Motors Building on Broadway in Oakland’s Uptown District is the new home for Impact Hub Oakland, a shared-space entrepreneurial…

Is it a Pipe Dream for the Oakland Raiders to Sign DeMarcus Ware? – Yahoo Sports

Is it a Pipe Dream for the Oakland Raiders to Sign DeMarcus Ware?Yahoo SportsThe Oakland Raiders, on the other hand, have the most cap space of any team heading into…

Dallas fire-fighters battle four-alarm fire in Far Northeast Dallas – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Between 70-80 fire-fighters responded to the call of smoke coming the third floor at 4:45 p.m. Dallas Fire-Rescue crews attacked it offensively, but as it started to…

Historic Atlanta Storm Puts ‘Mockingjay’ Filming on Ice – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterJust last week, the movie was reportedly filming in downtown Atlanta at the 200 Peachtree event space indoors. Stars Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Julianne Moore and Sam Claflin were…

Now the Hard Work Begins – SI.com

SI.com… is when NFL front offices can—and do—separate themselves. This space will periodically take readers inside all aspects of NFL front offices over the next six months, starting with a…

A11 Football League Announces Teams, National ESPN Sports Broadcast Agreement

The A11 Football League kicked off today with a great press conference in San Francisco. And while there’s more coming from this space, here’s the official press release on the…

Lady Gaga ‘can’t wait to design performance in space’ – Digital Spy

Digital Spy“I honestly can’t wait,” Gaga told Harper’s Bazaar in the US. “I can’t wait to design the performance. “I’m auctioning off my second seat [on the space flight] to…

New video of Felix Baumgartner’s fall from space is a must-see – Kansas City Star

Kansas City StarAustrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner made headlines in October of 2012 when he descended 24.2 miles from space at an estimated speed of 843.6 smiles per hour. GoPro recently…