1. Rory

    Explained: Space Shuttle Footage Reflection of Face [Shot Through Window]

    Official video footage of Space Shuttle mission STS-8 (Challenger) from 1983 has a very curious glitch in it, at 3 minutes 32 in the video: A man's head, and other shapes, are very clearly seen: Most likely it's a reflection, given the way it overlays on the shuttle itself. But sure is an...
  2. Mick West

    Explained: Giant "Contrails" going from Africa to Australia

    Some strange white lines appeared on the iPhone "Living Earth" app this morning. These are obviously not aircraft contrails, as they are far too long and straight. The most likely explanation is some kind of image processing glitch. But how did it get there? Shortly after I took those...