Hey El Moochadores and a good morning to you all! Chudd’s off doing… stuff(?), so I thought I’d hop on the blog and get the Morning regurge done. Don’t worry though, this may be Chudd’s thing, but I assure that you are in calm capable hands. Smooth, manly hands. Let’s do it.
TrES-2b: The Darkest Planet in Space
Scientist have recently announced the discovery of the darkest known planet. According to an article I found at Dailymail.co.uk, the planet TrES-2b, reflects less than one percent of light. According to the article the discovery was made by the Royal Astronomical Society by using Nasa’s Kepler spacecraft.
Star Wars Legal Tender Collectible Coins
In other geek news, New Zealand Mint, a company that makes commemorative coins will release a series of legal tender Star Wars coins this November. Each coin will have a face value of two New Zealand dollars. Check out images of the coins below.
Dark Knight Rises; Set Video
Via Geek Tyrant, check out this behind the scenes video of the Bat Wing being filmed as it “flies” down a Gotham avenue.
Via Planet Pulp, check out this great bit of art work by Adam Limbert. It’s Scrooges money pin! Do you have any idea how badly I want one of those? Not only for the vast wealth and financial security, but the chance to swim through shiny coin! Okay, that may be impossible, but I could at least get naked and roll around on top of it…
Also, hit the image link to see more of Adam’s amazing art work at his site.
Okay… that’s all for now. I’m almost done editing the latest Atomic Moocast and if all things go as planned I’ll have it on the site and iTunes this afternoon. I’m finished. Bye bye.