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A place to discuss issues around climate change and global warming.
Alternate Theories
A place to discuss alternate theories such as paranormal phenomena, UFO sightings, cryptozoology, etc.
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Feb 2nd, 2019 by Torch light last post
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The fireball of Cuba
Yesterday night a fireball appeared in the sky of Cuba, to explode afterwards, into many pieces scattered on the houses of Cuba.. the glass of many windows was broken following the blast. The meteorite had been observed beforehand in the southern islets... (by Torch light)
Feb 2nd, 2019 by Ron in Regina last post
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WATCH: This is the coldest permanently inhabited place on earth
WATCH: This is the coldest permanently inhabited place on earth Postmedia News ... (by spaminator)
Feb 2nd, 2019 by spaminator last post
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Meteorite strikes in town in western Cuba
Meteorite strikes in town in western Cuba Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Feb 1st, 2019 by Walter last post
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Extreme weather is preventing plants from processing carbon
EXTREME WEATHER IS PREVENTING PLANTS FROM PROCESSING CARBON Plants need carbon dioxide (CO2) to survive, and that’s a very good thing for humans — our activity produces... (by B00Mer)
Jan 23rd, 2019 by EagleSmack last post
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Kyoto Protocol POPULAR!
I have some links if anybody is interested. long link even longer link... (by Reverend Blair)
Jan 23rd, 2019 by MHz last post
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Giant rotating ice disk draws attention, visitors
Giant rotating ice disk draws attention, visitors Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Jan 22nd, 2019 by Walter last post
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Asteroids are smacking Earth twice as often as before
Asteroids are smacking Earth twice as often as before Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Jan 22nd, 2019 by spaminator last post
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SUPER BLOOD WOLF: Total lunar eclipse meets supermoon Sunday night
SUPER BLOOD WOLF: Total lunar eclipse meets supermoon Sunday night Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Jan 17th, 2019 by MHz last post
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WATCH: Why you have plastic in your poop
WATCH: Why you have plastic in your poop Postmedia News ... (by spaminator)
Jan 17th, 2019 by MHz last post
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Magic Mushrooms For Palliative Care Patients
Magic Mushrooms For Palliative Care Patients Palliative care patients are being treated with the psychoactive ingredient in magic mushrooms in a bid to reduce their... (by MHz)
Jan 16th, 2019 by spaminator last post
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How to watch NASA's New Year's date with distant space rock
How to watch NASA's New Year's date with distant space rock Washington Post ... (by spaminator)
Jan 15th, 2019 by spaminator last post
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Elephants evolving without tusks due to poaching
Elephants evolving without tusks due to poaching Brad Hunter ... (by spaminator)
Jan 11th, 2019 by bill barilko last post
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Oregon begins killing dozens of sea lions after relocation fails
Oregon begins killing dozens of sea lions after relocation fails Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Jan 11th, 2019 by spaminator last post
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BRAUN: Brain waste and your waist
BRAUN: Brain waste and your waist Liz Braun Published: ... (by spaminator)
Jan 9th, 2019 by MHz last post
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Future Cities and Buildings
Perhaps cities will not exist at all. After all, there is no need for people to get together physically in large quantities if we have devices for realistic imitation of live communication. What do you think? ... (by MarkN)
Jan 5th, 2019 by spaminator last post
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Hurricane Florence
MSM will call Florence Trumps Katrina. It wont bring POTUS down, though. The clean-up and recovery response will increase the red wave in November. (by Walter)
Jan 4th, 2019 by MHz last post
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Psychodelic drugs and mental health
The Big Trip: How psychedelic drugs are changing lives and transforming psychiatry For decades, hallucinogens have been associated with technicolour dance floors, sitar-driven Beatles tunes and the controversial evangelism of Timothy Leary. But... (by Cliffy)
Jan 4th, 2019 by Jinentonix last post
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Chinese spaceclaft rands on moon POPULAR!
Chinese spacecraft lands on moon Pete Sweeney, Reuters First posted: Saturday, December 14, 2013 11:25 AM EST | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Dec 30th, 2018 by petros last post
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Trump rolls back environmental safety
78 Environmental Rules on the Way Out Under Trump By NADJA POPOVICH, LIVIA ALBECK-RIPKA and KENDRA PIERRE-LOUIS UPDATED Dec. 19, 2018 ... (by Cliffy)
Dec 30th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Starlings form bird-shaped murmuration - at Attenborough
Thousands of starlings left birdwatchers stunned after appearing to form the shape of a bird during a murmuration. Starlings form bird-shaped murmuration at Attenborough BBC News 30 December 2018 ... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 27th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Quake from Mount Etna volcano jolts Sicily, sparks panic
Quake from Mount Etna volcano jolts Sicily, sparks panic Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Dec 26th, 2018 by Ron in Regina last post
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Christmas at the end of the world
How scientists in the South Orkney Islands in the British Antarctic Territory - a British overseas territory - are spending Christmas... Penguins and elephant... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 22nd, 2018 by MHz last post
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happy winter
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Dec 22nd, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Hastings dinosaur footprints exposed by cliff erosion
Dozens of well-preserved dinosaur footprints from at least 100 million years ago have been uncovered in East Sussex. At least seven different species... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 21st, 2018 by darkbeaver last post
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How time travel is possible and may already be happening
How time travel is possible and may already be happening Postmedia News ... (by spaminator)
Dec 20th, 2018 by darkbeaver last post
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Hawking's final science study released
Stephen Hawking's final scientific paper has been released, and it deals with one of the central topics in the physicist's 56-year-long career. The work was... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 20th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Your biological age determines your risk of dying
Your biological age determines your risk of dying Postmedia News ... (by spaminator)
Dec 19th, 2018 by spilledthebeer last post
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Climate Debate Should Stick to Facts POPULAR!
George Koch and John Weissenberger, For The Calgary Herald Published: Friday, April 28, 2006 Scientist Chris de Freitas doesn't seem very scary. The associate professor from the University of Auckland, N.Z.'s, School of Geography and Environmental... (by I think not)
Dec 18th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Scientists spot solar systemís farthest known object, nickname it 'Farout'
Scientists spot solar systems farthest known object, nickname it 'Farout' Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Dec 14th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Photos from Japan space rovers show rocky asteroid surface
Photos from Japan space rovers show rocky asteroid surface Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Dec 11th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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FIRST LOOK: NASA releases info on tiny asteroid Bennu
FIRST LOOK: NASA releases info on tiny asteroid Bennu Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Dec 10th, 2018 by Ron in Regina last post
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Woman who rinsed her sinuses with tap water using a neti pot dies from rare brain-eat
Woman who rinsed her sinuses with tap water using a neti pot dies from rare brain-eating amoeba Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Dec 2nd, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Neil deGrasse Tyson investigated by Fox, NatGeo Networks
Neil deGrasse Tyson investigated by Fox, NatGeo Networks Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Dec 1st, 2018 by spaminator last post
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GIFFORD-JONES: How to decrease the risk of an aortic aneurysm Dr. W. Gifford-Jones
GIFFORD-JONES: How to decrease the risk of an aortic aneurysm Dr. W. Gifford-Jones ... (by spaminator)
Nov 30th, 2018 by Bone357 last post
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Do you name ten !! ??
About the top ten of yours best words ????? Here mine top 3: - Choose - Ziggy - Especially (by Bone357)
Nov 29th, 2018 by Bone357 last post
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Make your list of ideology of politics.
Then you compared yourself to the one you remind of most. I am Bernie Sanders in total. But at all I am progressive. :smile: (by Bone357)
Nov 29th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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'UNCONSCIONABLE': Outrage after researcher claims twin girls born in China are first
'UNCONSCIONABLE': Outrage after researcher claims twin girls born in China are first ever genetically edited babies Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Nov 29th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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TOO BEEFY FOR BURGERS: Giant cow won't go to slaughterhouse
TOO BEEFY FOR BURGERS: Giant cow won't go to slaughterhouse Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Nov 27th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Many mistakes by NASA
Whether deliberately or not, NASA has made so many mistakes .. like insisting there is no life on Mars, and prior to this .. there is no life on Mars .. and that Mars is inert planet with no volcano eruptions in so many millions or billions of years ago... (by Torch light)
Nov 27th, 2018 by Torch light last post
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Global worming, a good thing
Invasive earthworms of North America Inspired by a typo in another thread. These little buggers are making NA soil more fertile and are great bait for fishing. (by Walter)
Nov 26th, 2018 by Torch light last post
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Next Monday, "Insight" is expected to land on Mars
NASA expects their "InSight" land on Mars next Monday. The weird thing is they choose some sites not proper for finding life! Why don't they go to the region where the four high mountains of Mars are situated: these mountains are covered with ice... (by Torch light)
Nov 26th, 2018 by Walter last post
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Abiotic oil
The Russians base much of their oil exploration on the theory of abiotic oil. They are very successful at contuinually finding new oil deposits using this theory. This theory, if proven, would be a boon to our civilization. Imagine an endless supply of... (by Walter)
Nov 25th, 2018 by MHz last post
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GIFFORD-JONES: What can a psychiatrist tell us about vitamin D? Dr. W. Gifford-Jones
GIFFORD-JONES: What can a psychiatrist tell us about vitamin D? Dr. W. Gifford-Jones ... (by spaminator)
Nov 24th, 2018 by MHz last post
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The 6th extinction event
We're Killing Off Animal Species So Fast Extinction Is Outpacing Evolution The human-driven extinction of mammals is outpacing evolution, researchers report in a study. The next 50 years may see extinctions so devastating it will take 3 million to 5... (by Cliffy)
Nov 23rd, 2018 by darkbeaver last post
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Water on Moon ? ... never
How can water exist on Moon, in any form .. while Moon has no atmosphere? .. any water will evaporate, any alleged ice on Moon will sublimate and go away into the outer space. Moreover, they... (by Torch light)