Brand new "SARS-like" virus has emerged in the Middle East. Time to…

A second person has been identified as carrying a new respiratory illness similar to the SARS virus that claimed the lives of hundreds of people in 2003. The first patient, in Saudi Arabia, has already died from the recently identified coronavirus. Both of the patients apparently contracted the disease in the Middle… » 9/24/12 1:40pm 9/24/12 1:40pm

Five Ways Reality Went Sci-Fi So Far This Century

We love a good science fiction story, but sometimes reality is just as strange. While we may have seen 2001 come and go without an actual space odyssey, the last eight years have been full of events that - had they not actually happened - could easily pass for science fiction. Here are five real life events that… » 7/20/08 12:00pm 7/20/08 12:00pm