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A place to discuss alternate theories such as paranormal phenomena, UFO sightings, cryptozoology, etc.
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Nov 23rd, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Jose Bautista's name inspires new beetle species
Jose Bautista's name inspires new beetle species Jane Stevenson ... (by spaminator)
Nov 20th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Communities flee eruption at Guatemala's Volcano of Fire
Communities flee eruption at Guatemala's Volcano of Fire Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Nov 13th, 2018 by MHz last post
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NASA’s Parker spacecraft makes first close approach to sun
NASAs Parker spacecraft makes first close approach to sun Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Nov 6th, 2018 by petros last post
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Is it Goodbye to the Ash Tree?
The Ash Trees are nice trees and it would be a shame to see them go. I know the Cedar Waxwings will miss them here if the Emerald Ash Borer was here and got out of control. I've heard in Manitoba they are are cutting down the Ash Trees everywhere to... (by Johnnny)
Nov 6th, 2018 by MHz last post
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What you may not know about vaccines
What you may not know about vaccines Dr. W. Gifford-Jones ... (by spaminator)
Nov 6th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Descendants of Vimy Ridge oak trees live on in Canada, and now France
Descendants of Vimy Ridge oak trees live on in Canada, and now France Canadian Press ... (by spaminator)
Nov 5th, 2018 by darkbeaver last post
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Canadian woman first in 55 years to win Nobel Prize in Physics
.....and only the third woman to do so. ... (by Mowich)
Nov 2nd, 2018 by MHz last post
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Residents of Kashechewan First Nation evacuated for fear of flooding
Considering the care shown to the inmates at the Baffin Correctional center and the DIY health vids put out by Health Canada the experiment seem to have reaped rewards. Worth of a study to see what the effects of years of being exposed to mold that is... (by MHz)
Nov 1st, 2018 by MHz last post
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Kepler telescope dead after finding thousands of worlds
Kepler telescope dead after finding thousands of worlds Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Oct 29th, 2018 by MHz last post
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The Largest U.S. Oil Spill is Still Leaking After 14 Y
Yet another reason to... (by MHz)
Oct 28th, 2018 by darkbeaver last post
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Showers of stones and hailstones
One of my friends showed to me a video from the Messenger, displaying the falling down of stones from the sky together with big hailstones .. some of such stones were covered by ice; they were so big that if they fall on man may kill him or at least... (by Torch light)
Oct 27th, 2018 by MHz last post
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At least he wasn't eating the laundry soap.
Let's hope you and the collective never change your weighs. For us useless eaters desperate times call for desperate measures. Not surprising the comfort of the Indian children is not even on you list, typical crap associated with the one that think... (by MHz)
Oct 26th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Take your medication dude
If my post to Walnut asking if he supported both American political parties equally was enough to throw you off your usual calm and collected ways That seems to be your, and bones, advice to me to the point it is a mantra or you have a stutter in... (by MHz)
Oct 26th, 2018 by MHz last post
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What colour is the sky on your planet?
Any color I want, the collective taught me well. Blue Sky On Mars, Proof Of Doctored Rover Images In your world you have to ask somebody in authority what the right color is in your world. I feel no envy... (by MHz)
Oct 25th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Scientists find tiny baby octopus floating on Hawaii trash
Scientists find tiny baby octopus floating on Hawaii trash Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Oct 25th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Equatorial Vortex a New Heat Pattern Emerges on Earth
Is this the replacement to suck up the money not going to the 'Global Warming' scam anymore? The Suns 400 year cycle is repeating and global... (by MHz)
Oct 22nd, 2018 by MHz last post
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Road workers find woolly mammoth bones
Road workers building a new bypass have unearthed the Ice Age remains of a woolly mammoth and a woolly rhino. ... (by Blackleaf)
Oct 22nd, 2018 by MHz last post
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Piece of moon rock sells for more than $600,000
Piece of moon rock sells for more than $600,000 Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Oct 22nd, 2018 by MHz last post
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Europe, Japan send spacecraft on 7-year journey to Mercury
Europe, Japan send spacecraft on 7-year journey to Mercury Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Oct 21st, 2018 by MHz last post
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You're not imagining it — September is colder than usual in Yellowknife
Record cold. Not even halfway through the month, Yellowknife has already broken records 3 times Katherine Barton - CBC News September 14, 2018 According to Environment Canada, Yellowknife has already... (by petros)
Oct 11th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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'ONCE IN A LIFETIME FIND': 12-pound chunk of moon rock being sold
'ONCE IN A LIFETIME FIND': 12-pound chunk of moon rock being sold Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Oct 7th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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10 disturbing facts you never wanted to know about animals
10 disturbing facts you never wanted to know about animals Postmedia News ... (by spaminator)
Oct 6th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Man's doorstop turns out to be meteorite worth $100K
Man's doorstop turns out to be meteorite worth $100K Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Oct 5th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Mars' asteroid-like moons likely blown off planet’s surface: Study
Mars' asteroid-like moons likely blown off planets surface: Study Canadian Press ... (by spaminator)
Oct 4th, 2018 by petros last post
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Arctic communities won’t get crucial supplies after barge cancelled due to excess sea
Ice free since 2013. The good thing, 37 Million litres of diesel, gasoline and heating oil wont be threatening the delicate Arctic Ocean ecosystems, polar bears,... (by petros)
Oct 3rd, 2018 by spaminator last post
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The Goblin, a dwarf planet, found far beyond Pluto
The Goblin, a dwarf planet, found far beyond Pluto Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Oct 3rd, 2018 by spaminator last post
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The shocking reason this Wisconsin man's legs, hands were amputated: Dog saliva
The shocking reason this Wisconsin man's legs, hands were amputated: Dog saliva Washington Post More from Washington Post Published: August 1, 2018 Updated: August 1, 2018 9:43 AM EDT Greg Manteufels symptoms began with fever and vomiting, as if... (by spaminator)
Oct 2nd, 2018 by MHz last post
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Man dies of 'brain-eating amoeba' at surf resort in Texas
Man dies of 'brain-eating amoeba' at surf resort in Texas Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
Sep 23rd, 2018 by petros last post
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Sep 22nd, 2018 by MHz last post
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Heat wave smashes records around the world — a look at the sizzling temperatures POPULAR!
Cue the usually excuses from the conbots and Trumptards. Heat wave smashes records around the world a look at the sizzling temperatures A persistent heat wave is gripping parts of the Northern Hemisphere and smashing weather records in Canada,... (by mentalfloss)
Sep 15th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Arctic Sea Ice Ignores Alarmists Dire Predictions
Arctic sea ice has gone under the radar a bit this summer, with alarmists’ propaganda drawn to heatwaves elsewhere. ... (by petros)
Sep 13th, 2018 by petros last post
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Monsanto owners call weed killer 'safe' after jury orders big payout
Monsanto owners call weed killer 'safe' after jury orders big payout Berlin (AFP) - Monsanto's German owners insisted Saturday that the weed killer Roundup was "safe", rejecting a California jury's decision to order the chemical giant to pay nearly... (by Danbones)
Sep 5th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Galileo: Funding pledge for UK rival to EU sat-nav system
Funding for the UK's own satellite navigation system to rival the European Union's Galileo project is expected to be announced. It comes after the UK was told it would not be able to access the EU-wide programme after Brexit next March. At... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 4th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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The killer comet that gave rise to civilization as we know it
The killer comet that gave rise to civilization as we know it Postmedia News Published: August 10, 2018 Updated: August 10, 2018 9:50 AM EDT Ever wondered how our civilization came to be? It was all thanks to a comet that obliterated the earth... (by spaminator)
Sep 3rd, 2018 by MHz last post
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MAY CAUSE CANCER: Some drugs containing valsartan recalled
MAY CAUSE CANCER: Some drugs containing valsartan recalled Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: July 10, 2018 Updated: July 10, 2018 12:22 PM EDT (Getty Images) OTTAWA Several heart and high blood pressure drugs that contain... (by spaminator)
Aug 27th, 2018 by Bar Sinister last post
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Category 4 Hurricane Lane threatens Hawaii
Officials tell Hawaii residents ‘we don’t have enough shelters’... (by Torch light)
Aug 23rd, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Tropical sexually transmitted disease can cause genitals to rot away
Tropical sexually transmitted disease can cause genitals to rot away Brad Hunter Published: August 22, 2018 Updated: August 22, 2018 12:54 PM EDT A new tropical STI that has been found in the UK can cause your genitals to rot away. (Postmedia... (by spaminator)
Aug 19th, 2018 by petros last post
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Cold Atlantic Water Means Less Hurricane Activity As Peak Approaches
But but but "record smashing" heat waves, the globe on fire and multiple sasquatch sightings... We are approaching the latter part of August, which typically means that we are entering the peak of the Atlantic hurricane season. According to National... (by petros)
Aug 16th, 2018 by petros last post
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Green energy survey
Would you allow an oil company to store oil in your driveway or garage with you floating the cost of the storage vessel, oil and up keep? Have you figured out where I'm going with this? Think whirlygigs, solar arrays and EV batteries. (by petros)
Aug 15th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Bear hybrid in Alaska
They call him Grandpa, he lives in Angoon Alaska. On all fours, top his shoulders to... (by Cliffy)
Aug 14th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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'MIND-BLOWING': NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet
'MIND-BLOWING': NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet Associated Press Published: August 12, 2018 Updated: August 12, 2018 6:55 PM EDT CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Embarking on a mission that scientists have been dreaming of since the... (by spaminator)
Aug 12th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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The mega-shark three times bigger than Jaws
IT was the mega-shark three times the size of a great white, with each of its 270 teeth as big as a hand. Now, 2.5million years after its extinction, the mighty megalodon is being brought back to life on film. The Meg, starring Brit action man... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 12th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Perfectly preserved 40,000 year old horse found in Russian crater
An amazing 40,000 year old horse has been found perfectly preserved in a Siberian crater nicknamed the “Mouth of Hell”. The three month old dark brown foal dating from the Palaeolithic era is described as “unique in the world”. The animal had been... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 10th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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SpaceX launches U.S. Air Force's X-37B super-secret space shuttle
SpaceX launches U.S. Air Force's X-37B super-secret space shuttle Marcia Dunn, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Thursday, September 07, 2017 10:14 AM EDT | Updated: Thursday, September 07, 2017 10:27 AM EDT CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. SpaceX has launched... (by spaminator)
Aug 6th, 2018 by Johnnny last post
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Conservation group urges Canadians not to spread invasive species
Conservation group urges Canadians not to spread invasive species Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: August 4, 2018 Updated: August 4, 2018 12:09 PM EDT The emerald ash borer beetle is spread by moving firewood, the spotted... (by spaminator)