Meteors and Medics and Hackers! Oh My!

It’s Perseids time again, most especially for those in the northern hemisphere. Also, below the cut, you’ll find medical breakthroughs, a possible test for the multiverse, a piece of Columbia, hacker news, and video!

A nearly transparent, tattoo-like patch can be used to monitor patients.

A potential cure for leukemia shows promise.

A piece of the shuttle Columbia has been recovered in Texas.

Researchers may have found a way to test for the existence of the multiverse

Hubble takes a shot of the newly-discovered Necklace Nebula

This year, Def Con introduced a kiddie track.

And, of course, Anonymous plans to destroy Facebook on November 5:

Last weekend saw a thoughtful plea to keep funding NASA:

And, in a related video, we see why, at the very least, we might want to fund science education:

2 replies on “Meteors and Medics and Hackers! Oh My!”

  1. Is anyone placing bets on whether anything will happen November 5?

    Since Harold “No, but I’m right THIS time” Camping’s October 21 prediction for Doomsday isn’t getting much attention, funny thing.

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