Atlantis

  • Atlantis, The Flashy Silk Road Alternative, Shuts Down

    Atlantis, The Flashy Silk Road Alternative, Shuts Down

    Atlantis was supposed to be a “better” alternative to the popular, but hidden, Silk Road market. In short, it allowed the average user to buy and sell drugs, contraband, and whatever else using an encrypted web session and Bitcoin. Now it’s sunk. Read More

  • Hubble repairs are complete, time to come home

    All is well with the Hubble Telescope. The Atlantis crew completed the delicate repairs and released the satellite back into space. Read More

  • Top Gun pilot to lead Hubble repair team

    Remember in Top Gun, where Maverick flies upside-down to flip the bird at a rival pilot? Well, someone actually did that, and it was this guy. And in a real-life move that smacks of Hollywood, NASA has tapped this hot shot pilot (now retired, actually) to command space shuttle Atlantis during its voyage to repair the ailing Hubble. Read More

  • Lost city of Atlantis found on Google Earth?

    UK tabloid The Sun has an article claiming that someone found Atlantis using Google Earth. As someone who’s personally interested in ancient mysteries, paranormal phenomena, and cryptozoology, I’m really happy that a tabloid has this story because it totally gives credence to the idea that Atlantis does, indeed, exist and should definitely silence all the naysayers. Read More