Huge Crazy Meteor Blows Up Over Western U.S.Ken Layne · 11/06/13 11:26PM
Meteor Streaks Across East Coast SkyMax Rivlin-Nadler · 03/23/13 08:51AM
CNN's '11 Meteor Tweets We Wish We'd Thought Of' Bums Me OutMax Rivlin-Nadler · 02/16/13 04:02PM
Ratings-starved CNN is changing its focus, and that's cool. They hadn't been committed to straight news reporting for some time, but really hadn't fully made the leap into baseless sensationalism until just a few weeks ago when "flesh egg" Jeff Zucker took the reins. Their 24-hour coverage of the "shit cruise" was exemplary sensationalism, even going so far as to compare a group of inconvenienced vacation-ers to victims of Katrina.
Not to Be Outdone by Russia, California Gets Its Own Fireball in the SkyMolly Fitzpatrick · 02/16/13 01:00PM
Between the meteor (meteorite? meteoroid? meteorologist?) explosion over Russia and a close-flying asteroid that doesn't respect personal space, it wasn't a particularly relaxing Friday for the planet Earth. Things got even weirder last night when Bay Area residents spotted a mysterious fireball streaking across the sky.