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Paterson, New Jersey to rename street to honour the contributions of Jamaicans

Photo by Ken Lund via Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0) Article Cecelia Campbell-Livingston, Jamaica Gleaner Municipal officials in Paterson, New Jersey will be recognising the contributions of Jamaicans to the city by naming a street in their honour. A section of the popular Vreeland Avenue is to be renamed...

Upward-Shooting ‘Blue Jet’ Lightning Spotted From International Space Station

Photo via European Space Agency Article by Nicoletta Lanese, Live Science Scientists on the International Space Station spotted a bright-blue lightning bolt shooting upward from thunderclouds. Blue jets can be difficult to spot from the ground, since the electrical discharges erupt from the tops of thunderclouds. But...

Potential sign of alien life detected on Venus

Photo courtesy of Nasa/JPL-Caltech/Reuters Article originally from Reuters via Yahoo! News An international team of scientists say they've found potential signs of life on the planet Venus. There's only one planet closer to the sun than Venus and its surface temperatures reach almost 900 degrees Fahrenheit. But scientists said on...