Science News: 8/28/12

Wow, science has been busy the last couple weeks! (Serves me right for taking a week off.) We’ll say farewell to Neil Armstrong, catch up on Curiosity’s latest activities, check out a new species of owl that’s just begging to be turned into a meme, watch some cool videos, and get updated on the latest health news. And much more! Read More Science News: 8/28/12

One Giant Leap for Neil Armstrong

Engineer and astronaut Neil Armstrong passed away Saturday at the age of 82. Many newspapers have posted wonderful obituaries and biographies of the man and I urge you to follow the links and check them out. Most people remember him for being the first man to step on the surface of the moon, but he wanted to be remembered as he was in his day-to-day life: an engineer and a pilot. Perhaps unfortunately for him, he became a symbol of space exploration and the never-ending curiosity of humans that pushes us to keep reaching just a little bit beyond our grasp. Read More One Giant Leap for Neil Armstrong