2015-10-11

If Betelgeuse is ~600 light years away, will it take 600 years for light from its collapse to reach Earth? And could scientists detect the collapse before 600 years time?

If Betelgeuse is ~600 light years away, will it take 600 years for light from its collapse to reach Earth? And could scientists detect the collapse before 600 years time?

Self-driving cars will occasionally be pulling up to a destination with a corpse inside, the sole passenger having expired during the trip.

Self-driving cars will occasionally be pulling up to a destination with a corpse inside, the sole passenger having expired during the trip.

Of course the optional health-monitoring package could divert you to the hospital in case of such an emergency...

[WP] You are a mugger in NYC. You end up mugging a man who only had a USB stick in his pockets. After taking it and making your escape, you later find there's only one thing on the USB. A picture, of you, tied up in an unfamiliar room.

[WP] You are a mugger in NYC. You end up mugging a man who only had a USB stick in his pockets. After taking it and making your escape, you later find there's only one thing on the USB. A picture, of you, tied up in an unfamiliar room.

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