Crash Notes: Freaky Friday News (links only)


The full version of Freaky Friday News will return next week after a hiatus. In the meantime, choose a news link that interests you!

The Ghost Infested Island of Lake Huron

Friday, August 7, 2015 There is an island offshore of Lake Huron in the Great Lakes where almost every square inch seems to be haunted by something or other.
— Mysterious Universe

The Sky is Turning Green Around the World

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 A green glow was seen over Chicago, two different green fireballs were spotted over Argentina, and others witnessed over Australia & Cancun.
— Mysterious Universe

Scientists sound alarm over supercharged GM organisms

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 The development of “gene drive” technology promises to revolutionize medicine and agriculture because it can in theory stop the spread of mosquito-borne illnesses.
— The Independent

The Miracle of SolarCity

Monday, August 3, 2015 Elon Musk’s Tesla and SpaceX are impressive. But the solar company he founded with his cousins could be transformational.
— Slate