Cherry trees... FROM SPACE!!! (actually, it's a pretty interesting story, and I wonder what caused the trees to bloom so early? Science is awesome)
An explanation of fracking by Darryl Cunningham is available to read online right now. I'll even try to embed it here:
Moving on, there's an excellent ad for Doctor Who that fans of the show ought to see:
Spoilers! Blastr talks about the shocking event on the most recent Game of Thrones episode. As I have read the books, I keep time with the series by how people are reacting to it instead of watching it. The Red Wedding reactions were absolutely classic.