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“It suddenly struck me that that tiny pea, pretty and blue, was the Earth. I put up my thumb and shut one eye, and my thumb blotted out the planet Earth. I didn't feel like a giant. I felt very, very small.” – Neil Armstrong (1930-2012)

Fresh Reads from the Science 'o sphere!

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Nineteen Sixty-Six

Two astounding events occurred in 1966 that would forever change the face of broadcast television.

Nah, not really.

Observe the brutal transparency of the villian; not since the Talking Snake has there ever been a baddie of such epic honesty.

To paraphrase an old tag-line from the Space channel:

"It's funny how the future looks exactly like 1966."