A police car dashboard camera in the US captured a bright light crossing the Texas sky that aviation officials confirmed was a meteor. But was it really?
Madonna discussed her upcoming Super Bowl halftime show. She says she’s nervous and has never worked so hard on a show. She also showed off her salsa dancing skills. (Feb. 2)
Pennsylvania’s famous groundhog Punxsutawney Phil has emerged from his lair and saw his shadow, in the process predicting six more weeks of winter. (Feb. 2)
Highlights of this day in history include: World War II’s Battle of Stalingrad ends; Idi Amin seizes power in Uganda; author James Joyce born; dancer-actor-choreographer Gene Kelly dies; punk rocker Sid Vicious dies. (Feb. 2)
A spacecraft orbiting the moon has captured the first video of the lunar far side that people on Earth can’t see. The video was captured by one of NASA’s twin Grail probes using MoonKAM, a camera which will eventually be used by students. (Feb. 1)