Archive for September 6th, 2011

Old Against New: Muscle Car vs. Muscle Car

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Modern high-spec ponycars are matched with their glory days ancestors, pitting a 2011 Camaro SS against the ’69 Camaro SS396; a 2011 Challenger SRT8 meets the ’70 Challenger; and a freshly minted Shelby Mustang GT500 convertible meets its ’69 forebear. Found at YouTube from motortrend.

Space DNA

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

NASA-funded researchers have evidence that some building blocks of DNA found in meteorites were likely created in space. The research gives support to the theory that a “kit” of ready-made parts created in space and delivered to Earth by meteorite and comet impacts assisted the origin of life. Found at YouTube from NASAexplorer.

Slow Motion Eagle Owl

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

High definition, high speed, slow motion video of an eagle owl landing. Found at YouTube from vurtrunner.