On Sunday Comet Siding Spring will be passing so close to Mars, the two objects look like the same dot on our orbital graph. We’re hoping there are some awesome pictures afterwards!
Beware! Alpha Dracula feeds on the bloody aftermath of Calculus midterms. wolfr.am/1CrgPUM
Pluto is in the running to be a planet once more! For perspective: Not only are both Russia and Pluto ice covered, they’re about the same size. It’s a smaller universe than you think. wolfr.am/1v45IRu
Legend has it that the Ghost of Alpha haunts math classrooms everywhere. wolfr.am/1pVMasR
“Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.”-Lauren Destafano wolfr.am/1sbZQVa
Reading Frankenstein doesn’t take nearly as long as it took the Monster to find Dr. Frankenstein. wolfr.am/1pMClxp
The first train robbery in American history occurred on this day in 1866. Its success would spur a new variety of wild west crime. How successful was it? wolfr.am/10FXC6g