Register for an account

X

Enter your name and email address below.

Your email address is used to log in and will not be shared or sold. Read our privacy policy.

X

Website access code

Enter your access code into the form field below.

If you are a Zinio, Nook, Kindle, Apple, or Google Play subscriber, you can enter your website access code to gain subscriber access. Your website access code is located in the upper right corner of the Table of Contents page of your digital edition.

The Sciences

But baby it's cold outside

Bad AstronomyBy Phil PlaitSeptember 26, 2008 11:22 PM

Newsletter

Sign up for our email newsletter for the latest science news

I have always wanted to travel to Antarctica. Such beauty, such alien landscapes! I've had my taste of cold weather, too; I live in Colorado, after all, and have lived in Michigan. But somehow, this video makes me less eager to head on down.

http://view.break.com/487339 - Watch more free videos

Sure, if I ever went, I'd want a flamethrower to make sure I could ward off any shape-shifting aliens trying to take over the bodies of my co-workers. But I wouldn't have thought I'd need it just to stay warm.

    2 Free Articles Left

    Want it all? Get unlimited access when you subscribe.

    Subscribe

    Already a subscriber? Register or Log In

    Want unlimited access?

    Subscribe today and save 70%

    Subscribe

    Already a subscriber? Register or Log In