I'm in a rush so I'm going to just post some quick links to stuff that I found to be an interesting read.
Roundup of NASA's 50 years in space, the retirement of the shuttle and what's it all about?
Fifty years in space and 100 years on the road - Ford celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Model T and have a car design competition. The winner is an air-powered three wheeler!
Take a look at these picture. They are actual photos of clouds floating across another planet's sky! Courtesy of Phoenix Lander
Skype users? China is listening!