Scientists got a step closer to growing plants on the moon. They have shown that marigolds can thrive in crushed rock (similar to moon rocks) without plant food.
John Scalzi is offering one of his short stories, "How I Proposed to My Wife: An Alien Sex Story", as a shareware download. Details on his blog.
50 years after being nuked, the coral reefs of Bikini Atoll have recovered nicely. Just don't go near the coconuts.
NBC Universal has picked up 2 internet shows: Gemini Division and Woke Up Dead. They will air in 50 3-minute episodes on several websites such as NBC.com starting late this summer.
DVR for tonight:
8pm My Name is Earl