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A place to discuss issues around climate change and global warming.
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A place to discuss alternate theories such as paranormal phenomena, UFO sightings, cryptozoology, etc.
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Jun 3rd, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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WATCH: These hungry trees will eat whatever stands in their way
WATCH: These hungry trees will eat whatever stands in their way Postmedia News More from Postmedia News Published: June 2, 2018 Updated: June 2, 2018 9:25 AM EDT Move over Hungry Hungry Hippos, these trees have a larger appetite. It almost looks... (by spaminator)
Jun 1st, 2018 by DaSleeper last post
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All of a Sudden, There Aren’t Enough Electric Cars
to Keep Up with Demand And then you find out why. :lol: (by Locutus)
May 31st, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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WATCH: How does a volcano explode?
WATCH: How does a volcano explode? Mark Hamm Published: May 30, 2018 Updated: May 30, 2018 12:18 PM EDT WATCH: How does a volcano explode? |... (by spaminator)
May 26th, 2018 by darkbeaver last post
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rethinking of the “Out of Africa” theory
Aboriginal Australian archaeology findings prompt rethinking of the Out of Africa theory The southern route hypothesis proposes that the Eurasian branches (M and N) of the macrohaplogroup L3 differentiated in or near the African continent and... (by Cliffy)
May 26th, 2018 by darkbeaver last post
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Solar minimum global crop losses
* N95 masks in advance: ... KENYA: Heavy rains destroy crops -- threaten food security -- prices already DOUBLED: ... PAKISTAN: massive losses to mangos ... (by darkbeaver)
May 26th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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New species of crab discovered in UK
A colony of exploding ants, a shrimp that's been named after prog rockers Pink Floyd, four types of miniature night frog and a coconut-cracking giant rat - these are just some of the new species discovered in the past year. While all of these... (by Blackleaf)
May 26th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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Hawaii Volcano Smiles Then Erupts After Hundreds Of Earth Quakes
Breaking News After Hundreds Of Earth Quakes Rock Islands! Look out people here I come!!! Muahahahahahhahahahhaahahahahahahahahahahh!!!!! O7V44ujy92k Breaking News!... (by Danbones)
May 25th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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WATCH: Why are two-headed sharks mysteriously appearing in our oceans?
WATCH: Why are two-headed sharks mysteriously appearing in our oceans? Postmedia News More from Postmedia News Published: May 24, 2018 Updated: May 24, 2018 8:36 AM EDT Two-headed sharks have been discovered in Florida, Mexico and in the Indian... (by spaminator)
May 24th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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Study Links Some Antidepressants, Bipolar Medications, Parkinson’s Drugs To Dementia
Study Links Some Antidepressants, Bipolar Medications, Parkinsons Drugs To Dementia These medicines include certain antidepressants, bipolar medications, antispasmodics taken for bladder control, as well as some Parkinsons drugs. The drugs in... (by Danbones)
May 23rd, 2018 by Yo0 last post
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Jupiter's backward-flying asteroid from another star system
Jupiter's backward-flying asteroid from another star system Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: May 21, 2018 Updated: May 21, 2018 5:24 PM EDT This April 3, 2017 file image made available by NASA shows the planet Jupiter when it... (by spaminator)
May 23rd, 2018 by Bar Sinister last post
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Beware the oil company-funded naysayers
The triumph of fringe science Global warming naysayers argue that we don't need to do anything to stop rising temperatures. Mainstream scientists used to be able to ignore them, but now they make White House policy. By Katharine Mieszkowski ... (by #juan)
May 17th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Banned ozone-eating chemical emissions somehow are rising, baffling scientists
Banned ozone-eating chemical emissions somehow are rising, baffling scientists Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: May 16, 2018 Updated: May 16, 2018 1:47 PM EDT This undated photo provided by NOAA in May 2018 shows Mauna Loa... (by spaminator)
May 16th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Football field-sized asteroid to pass by Earth
Football field-sized asteroid to pass by Earth Postmedia News Published: May 15, 2018 Updated: May 15, 2018 12:38 PM EDT A football field-sized asteroid missed slamming into Earth Tuesday by approximately half the distance to the moon. Asteroid... (by spaminator)
May 13th, 2018 by Torch light last post
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NASA to send a drone to fly over Mars
The drone is to fly in the air of Mars; it weighs 1.8 kg. oOMQOqKRWjU quran-ayat.com/universe/new_page_2.htm#The_Emigration_to_Mars_ (by Torch light)
May 10th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Do Anglo-Saxon manuscripts and tapestries hold proof of Planet 9?
Trails of dust and gas in the night sky recorded by Anglo-Saxon astronomers may provide evidence of the mysterious Planet Nine, academics at Queen's University claim. Experts believe depictions of comets spotted in the Dark Ages will provide... (by Blackleaf)
May 9th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Mars in geostationary orbit
Mars in geostationary orbit May 9, 2018 Comments Off on Mars in geostationary orbit . 1 Buddhist thanka of Mars over Mt. Kailas The Rig Veda does not... (by darkbeaver)
May 8th, 2018 by justlooking last post
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The Fiddle Heads are up and ready
Got a bunch yesterday down at the brook and they are spectacularly tasty. Steam for twenty minutes then apply butter, ground sea salt and black pepper apple cider vinager to taste. And they,re loaded with good nutrients. (by darkbeaver)
May 5th, 2018 by petros last post
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Research Reveals Plants Can Think, Choose & Remember
Research Reveals Plants Can Think, Choose & Remember Modern science is only beginning to catch up to the wisdom of the ancients: plants possess sentience and a rudimentary form of intelligence. Plants are far more intelligent and capable... (by Cliffy)
May 4th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Doctors remove 132-pound ovarian tumour from 38-year-old woman at Connecticut hospita
Doctors remove 132-pound ovarian tumour from 38-year-old woman at Connecticut hospital Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: May 3, 2018 Updated: May 3, 2018 5:58 PM EDT Doctors at Danbury Hospital in Connecticut operate on a... (by spaminator)
May 3rd, 2018 by EagleSmack last post
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Science allows area dominance
Russia’s S-400 Air-Defense System Proves to Be Red Rag for the US Bull DB(The following illustrates the rush to insulate against the American disintigration plague.)DB This remedy for american air power is very much in demand and offered at very... (by darkbeaver)
Apr 30th, 2018 by petros last post
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State of US Agriculture Losses as the Grand Solar Minimum Intensifies
http//.www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyJYs_BCof4 With the totals from the USDA as 3% of Spring Wheat planted vs 25% in the 30 year average, and corn at 5% vs 16% for the average and descriptions as "despicable" and... (by darkbeaver)
Apr 30th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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Toxic caterpillars prompt health warning in London
Toxic caterpillars prompt health warning in London Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: April 29, 2018 Updated: April 29, 2018 10:41 AM EDT Oak processionary moth caterpillars are pictured in this file photo. (Getty Images) ... (by spaminator)
Apr 29th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Plankton named after BBC TV series
A type of plankton described as part of "the beating heart" of the oceans has been named after the BBC's Blue Planet series. The tiny plant-like organism is regarded as a key element of the marine ecosystem. Scientists at University College London... (by Blackleaf)
Apr 26th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Have a look at the most detailed star chart of the Milky Way
Have a look at the most detailed star chart of the Milky Way Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: April 25, 2018 Updated: April 25, 2018 10:48 AM EDT A handout photo released on April 25, 2018 by the European Space Agency shows... (by spaminator)
Apr 25th, 2018 by petros last post
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Uranus stinks - literally: Scientists say seventh planet smells like rotten eggs
Uranus stinks - literally: Scientists say seventh planet smells like rotten eggs Washington Post More from Washington Post Published: April 25, 2018 Updated: April 25, 2018 7:16 AM EDT This image of a crescent Uranus, taken by Voyager 2 on January... (by spaminator)
Apr 24th, 2018 by Bar Sinister last post
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Solar and Wind - Carbon Neutral Canada
Canada can be a world leader by making our electrical production "carbon neutral" within 10 without breaking the bank. . Its not hard to do, it is within reach simply by spending government surpluses on renewable energy projects. Canada's... (by Karlin)
Apr 24th, 2018 by petros last post
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Happy Earth Day
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Apr 23rd, 2018 by Bar Sinister last post
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British icthyosaur may have been the largest creature to have ever lived
The ancient remains of a gigantic marine reptile have been found in southwestern England. Known as an ichthyosaur, the animal lived about 205 million years ago and was up to 85 feet longalmost as big as a blue whale, say the authors of a study describing... (by Blackleaf)
Apr 22nd, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Europe's Mars rover takes shape
So, here it is. Europe's Mars rover. Or rather, a copy of it. This is what they call the Structural Thermal Model, or STM. It is one of three rovers that will be built as part of the European Space Agency's ExoMars 2020 mission to search for life... (by Blackleaf)
Apr 21st, 2018 by White_Unifier last post
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Lava flows from Philippine volcano as thousands flee — explosive eruption possible
Lava flows from Philippine volcano as thousands flee explosive eruption possible Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: January 15, 2018 Updated: January 15, 2018 1:05 PM EST LEGAZPI, Philippines Nearly 15,000 people have fled... (by spaminator)
Apr 20th, 2018 by spilledthebeer last post
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Electric Cars
Given the gadawful weather that Canada has been slogging through, I had to wonder. How far does an electric car (battery powered) car go in minus 40C weather? Sub 30C weather? Does it become uneconomical from an energy footprint VS miles travelled... (by Trex)
Apr 20th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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The Oxford Dodo was shot in the head
The Oxford Dodo - the world's most famous example of the extinct bird - was shot in the head, research has found. Historians believed the flightless creature had been kept alive in a 17th Century London townhouse. But recent forensic analysis of its... (by Blackleaf)
Apr 19th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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Alabama is full of NY Poop
'Poop Train' Full of NYC Sewage Raises Stink in Alabama Town Talk about shit hitting the fan. Alabama's lax environmental laws allow... (by Bar Sinister)
Apr 18th, 2018 by White_Unifier last post
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AI creep
This is bound to be a hit in canuckstan where marriage twixt a man and X is government approved as well ontario issues gender neutral health cards so Yingying and her AI peers can qualify for free digital diagnostics. A bill of robo rights will hafta be... (by 10larry)
Apr 18th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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DOOR TO HELL: 'Creepiest place on earth' burning for almost 50 years!
DOOR TO HELL: 'Creepiest place on earth' burning for almost 50 years! Nelson Branco More from Nelson Branco Published: April 17, 2018 Updated: April 17, 2018 6:19 PM EDT Hell hath no fury like a crater scorched! Let us introduce you to the... (by spaminator)
Apr 18th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Flat Earth Society Responds To Elon Musk's Tweet And We Just Can't Even
Flat Earth Society Responds To Elon Musk's Tweet And We Just Can't Even If you think the Earth is flat, then youre on the wrong website.... (by B00Mer)
Apr 17th, 2018 by Bar Sinister last post
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Recycling 2.0: Scientists accidentally create mutant bacteria that dines on plastic
The researchers of the study said the discovery could help combat the worlds plastic problem An accidental finding led to the creation of a mutant bacteria that breaks down plastic, the Guardian reports. Researchers from Britain and the US... (by Mowich)
Apr 15th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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WHO WHAT WOW: This woman is her own twin!
WHO WHAT WOW: This woman is her own twin! Nelson Branco More from Nelson Branco Published: April 14, 2018 Updated: April 14, 2018 11:11 AM EDT Who? What? Wow! Meet Taylor Muhl, who claims she is her own twin. Yep, this isnt your mothers soap... (by spaminator)
Apr 14th, 2018 by Cliffy last post
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What Do Flat-Earthers Think Is Going On During A Solar Eclipse?
What Do Flat-Earthers Think Is Going On During A Solar Eclipse? Today, Monday, August 21, is a day where the US and other parts of the world... (by B00Mer)
Apr 14th, 2018 by DaSleeper last post
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Are you realy green or just pretending?
Do you believe in global warming? How many proponents of alternative energy in this forum drive an electric car? How many always walk or mainly use a bicycle for transportation? If you can't put your money where your mouth is....you're a god... (by DaSleeper)
Apr 14th, 2018 by Bar Sinister last post
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Tess spacecraft to scour space for undiscovered planets
Tess spacecraft to scour space for undiscovered planets Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: April 12, 2018 Updated: April 12, 2018 4:04 PM EDT This image made available by NASA shows an illustration of the Transiting Exoplanet... (by spaminator)
Apr 12th, 2018 by Cannuck last post
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Climate Change: 97% scientific consensus? Try 99.94% instead POPULAR!
Climate Change: 97% scientific consensus? Try 99.94% instead There is an increasing trend in journalism to cite a figure of 97% for the consensus among the scientific community in regards to human-caused climate change. We don't want to be too critical... (by mentalfloss)
Apr 10th, 2018 by taxslave last post
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Punxsutawney Phil 'WANTED' by Monroe County Sheriff for lying after winter wallop
Punxsutawney Phil 'WANTED' by Monroe County Sheriff for lying after winter wallop Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: March 23, 2018 Updated: March 23, 2018 10:45 AM EDT In this Feb. 2, 2017, file photo, Groundhog Club handler... (by spaminator)
Apr 9th, 2018 by Gilgamesh last post
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Climate Change Projections Are Based on Hard Scientific Data
Climate Change Projections Are Based on Hard Scientific Data (by B00Mer)
Apr 8th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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100 Billion Habitable Earth-Like Planets In Our Galaxy
Astronomers Admit: We Were Wrong100 Billion Habitable Earth-Like Planets In Our Galaxy Alone Estimates by astronomers indicate that there could be more than 100 BILLION Earth-like worlds in the Milky Way that could be home to life. Think thats a... (by Cliffy)