The picture on the left is the Phoenix Mars lander with its parachute open, descending to Mars. The photo was captured by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. You can find more info on the landing at Space.com and a perfect comment about the photo at the Bad Astronomy blog.
RIP Sydney Pollack. The director of Tootsie and many other films died of cancer at the age of 73.
The dvd for 3rd season Supernatural will include the digital versions of every episode for viewing on portable media players. I hope this is a trend that more studios will follow.
In honor of Indy 4 (a sequel that many believed would never be filmed), Rotten Tomatoes is listing the 20 sequels they are still waiting for, along with the chances they'll actually be made.
DVR for tonight:
8pm Andromeda Strain (A&E)