Saturday, June 19, 2010

Concept art for new giant army blimp (link roundup)

Northrop Grumman has a contract to build three of these football field-long spy blimps for the military. Via.

And a few more links:

1. We're closer and closer to home holodecks - - the new game from Harmonix for Microsoft's Kinect will teach you to dance.

2. Boy on trial for murder appeared on Cops as a toddler when police responded to a domestic dispute involving his grandparents. Via.

3. There's no such dinosaur called a Brontosaurus - - it's really called an Apatosaurus, and the story behind the name is a tale of highly competitive paleontologists. Via these sites.

*Previously: Walking war blimp.

*Buy amber fossils at eBay.