Glow-in-the-Dark Teepee Searches For Alien Life In Liverpool

The Mersey Observatory in Liverpool, England will soon look like a 50-meter-high space-age teepee — and it will glow in the dark, thanks to a photoluminescent material that works like glow-in-the-dark stickers, sucking up light during the day. The contest-winning design for the Observatory uses the natural energy… » 4/03/08 4:00pm 4/03/08 4:00pm

Futuristic Lighthouse Replaces the Beatles as Coolest Thing About…

Liverpool was okay with just being the birthplace of the Beatles for a long time. But this is no longer the case. Bored with their antiquated reputation that is dwindling in significance as Beatles fans age and die off, the city is commissioning a new lighthouse observatory that will give Liverpool an image boost.… » 2/19/08 4:30pm 2/19/08 4:30pm