A place to discuss issues around climate change and global warming.
A place to discuss alternate theories such as paranormal phenomena, UFO sightings, cryptozoology, etc.
Feb 29th, 2008
Ick-factor: London fatberg goes from sewer to museum
Ick-factor: London fatberg goes from sewer to museum Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: February 8, 2018 Updated: February 8, 2018 1:55 PM EST A mannequin displays worker safety clothing and equipment worn to remove a fatberg...
Taiwan hit by deadly 6.4-magnitude earthquake — hotels
Taiwan hit by deadly 6.4-magnitude earthquake hotels tilt Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: February 6, 2018 Updated: February 6, 2018 10:52 PM EST Strong Earthquake Rattles East Coast of Taiwan 1:32 By Ralph Jennings and...
If over 97% of climate scientists agree that climate change is real and caused by humans, why is there a divide among Americans? These two psychological concepts may be part of the answer: ...
Cancer ‘vaccine’ eliminates tumors in mice
Activating T cells in tumors eliminated even distant metastases in mice, Stanford researchers found. Lymphoma patients are being recruited to test the technique in a clinical trial. Injecting minute amounts of two immune-stimulating agents directly...
GOTTA SEE IT: Super blood moon, lunar eclipse on Wednesday
GOTTA SEE IT: Super blood moon, lunar eclipse on Wednesday Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: January 29, 2018 Updated: January 29, 2018 8:42 AM EST VICTORIA There will be a super blue blood moon on Wednesday and a total lunar...
Lab-bred mosquitoes to fly near Miami to help combat Zika
Lab-bred mosquitoes to fly near Miami to help combat Zika Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: January 30, 2018 Updated: January 30, 2018 9:38 AM EST FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2016, file photo, a female Aedes aegypti mosquito,...
Jan 26th, 2018 by Hoid
The Eastern Cougar Is Declared Extinct
The Eastern Cougar Is Declared Extinct After Not Being Seen For 80 Years The eastern cougar is now officially extinct. The big cat used...
Buckingham Palace is riddled with ancient fossils
Republicans and anti-monarchists have long grumbled that Buckingham Palace is riddled with fossils from a bygone era. And now scientists have shown that, in one respect, its true. A new study led by the Australian National University (ANU) has ...
Jan 18th, 2018 by OmegaOm
The fireball of Michigan
A fireball was seen yesterday particularly in the sky of Michigan (and reported to be seen in some other northern states of America in addition to Canada. v49qgQpBUq0 Comments: 1- There was a bright light, then explosion. 2- There is a cold wave...
(by Torch light)
First known Canadian cases of dog flu found in two Ontario pooches
First known Canadian cases of dog flu found in two Ontario pooches Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: January 9, 2018 Updated: January 9, 2018 5:17 PM EST Two dogs in southwestern Ontario have tested positive for a strain of canine...
Biologist says whale protected her from shark
Biologist says whale protected her from shark Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: January 9, 2018 Updated: January 9, 2018 8:03 AM EST Whale biologiet Nan Hauser believes this humpback whale protected her from a nearby shark....
The interpreter and astronomers
The interpreter (who did not graduate at any school, even not any primary school) said about meteorites that meteorites in a large number circle around the earth, and around each planet; i.e. each planet has its own meteoritic rocks circling around it....
(by Torch light)
Hard Sun: Just how scared should we be of solar apocalypse?
New BBC pre-apocalyptic drama Hard Sun started last night. The series opened with a man hacking into security service GCHQ and coming across a secret so terrifying the authorities want to keep it from public knowledge: that the Sun is going to cause...
Sir David Attenborough and a macabre murder mystery in Lyme Regis
Last years documentary Attenborough and the Giant Dinosaur, which traced the discovery of a new titanosaur species in Argentina, pulled in an impressive 7.5 million viewers, the highest rating for a natural history programme since an episode of...
Legendary astronaut, moonwalker John Young dies at 87
Legendary astronaut, moonwalker John Young dies at 87 Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: January 6, 2018 Updated: January 6, 2018 4:53 PM EST This undated photo made available by NASA shows astronaut John Young. NASA says the...
Is Science just another belief system?
My old science teacher in high school would tell us, "unless you do the experiment yourself you will not really learn and only accept the beliefs of others. Not all of us can go around the world in a plane or go into orbit we must believe others that...
Trial of laser beams to scare sea eagles from lambs
Shining laser beams onto hillsides could be used as a method of scaring white-tailed sea eagles away from flocks of sheep. The technology is to be trialled in Argyll, an area where crofters and farmers have had issues with the raptors preying on...
You can always recognize a relativist, they will either ask you for your credentials, or offer their credentials without you asking foror about them. Nothing is more fantastical anda travesty of how nature works than is quantum theory. Its very...
Underwater forest found just off the Alabama coast
Underwater forest is an ancient 'fairy world' found just off the Alabama coast The 50,000-year-old, perfectly preserved forest is showcased like never before in a newly released documentary. PKm0eRfFFfo ...
Mysterious fireball caught on video lights up New England night sky
Mysterious fireball caught on video lights up New England night sky Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: December 27, 2017 Updated: December 27, 2017 10:29 AM EST In this screenshot, a light is seen streaking across the Maine sky...
Dec 27th, 2017 by petros
When half a million Americans died and nobody noticed
When half a million Americans died and nobody noticed Four years earlier, in September 2004, Merck, one of America's largest pharmaceutical companies, issued a sudden recall of Vioxx, its anti-pain medication widely used to treat...
The jets of AGN as giant coaxial cables
Astronomy & Astrophysics manuscript no. Gabuzda-AA-Dec2017 c ESO 2017 December 25, 2017 The jets of AGN as giant coaxial cables. Denise C. Gabuzda,1 Matt Nagle1 and Naomi Roche1 Dept. of Physics, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland. Email:...
How Do black Holes Collide
This is a question I have had for many years, and I have never got a good answer for. I am hoping some of the bright minds here may help me to understand it more. According to general relativity, if I am steady away from a black hole and my friend is...
NASA astronaut, 1st to fly untethered in space, dies at 80
NASA astronaut, 1st to fly untethered in space, dies at 80 Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: December 22, 2017 Updated: December 22, 2017 6:55 PM EST This Feb. 7, 1984 photo made available by NASA shows astronaut Bruce...
Dec 22nd, 2017 by Johnnny
60 million-year-old meteorite impact found on Skye
Geologists have found evidence of a 60 million-year-old meteorite impact on the Isle of Skye. They made the discovery while exploring volcanic rocks on the island, including at a site just south of Broadford. Meteoritic minerals found below layers...