Launch T zero now confirmed as 4:55 am Cape Canaveral time on Sat, May 19. I will be tweeting live from mission control.— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) May 12, 2012
- Homing Overlay Experiment - Unwanted Blog - Is it cheating to increase your probability of impact by increasing your missile's frontal area? Of course not (although that might not be the best strategy).
- SpotTheBatmobile2012 via DCist - "It'll be in D.C. on May 27."
- Re-cycled Mayan calendar nonsense … or, B’ak’tun The Future. - Bad Astronomy - I hope I remember to wish everyone a Happy New B'ak'tun this December.
- Shuttle With Aft Cargo Carrier (1982) - Wired Science - One of many proposals that were dropped after the Challenger disaster.
- Grand Turk Mercury Exhibit - Model Rocket Building - Chris spotted "something that looked familiar" when shopping on Grand Turk, Caicos Islands. Click through to see what he found.