And neither will any of us in the Houston-Galveston area this weekend, as Hurricane Ike barrels in from the Gulf.
If you haven’t already, it’s time to consider whether you need to get out of Dodge – but please – let the people in mandatory evacuation zones get out first.
This is a high-tech hurricane – Ike’s got a Twitter feed. You can also get the latest from @chronsciguy and @HoustonChron.
And, since there are other things happening in the world of science…
The world survived the initial tests – so now the question is, will CERN discover The God Particle?
Astronomers observed a gamma ray burst that was briefly so bright that it outshone the galaxy that contained it.
Maybe you really shouldn’t walk under that ladder – superstitions may have originally evolved as a survival instinct.
It’s the like Terra Cotta Warriors – but with trees. Scientists have found fossil forests in mines that span thousands of hectares.