Breathtaking Satellite Images Show Tornado Scars Left on the Earth

Looking at pictures of tornado damage from the ground is one thing, but looking at the path of devastation from space quickly puts it into perspective. Strong, long-track tornadoes often leave long scars on the earth's surface that are easily visible from space. » 5/01/14 2:59pm 5/01/14 2:59pm

Car-Sized Hunk From Satellite Launch Found in the Amazon

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Why It's Taking Satellites So Long to Find Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Today, we're hearing yet another report about a satellite that has spotted "potential objects," which might be floating wreckage from the vanished Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. Today, those images come from France. Yesterday, the images came from China. Last week it was an Australian bird making discoveries. » 3/23/14 3:25pm 3/23/14 3:25pm

Area 51 Secrets: The US Military Used Fake Cardboard Cutouts of Planes…

A lot of Cold War-era Area 51 documents have been declassified and National Geographic has discovered a rather low-tech method the US Military used to fool the Russians. It involved cardboard, the occasional heater and infrared satellites. » 5/22/11 6:00pm 5/22/11 6:00pm