Our Planet Rang Like a Bell for 20 Minutes, And Scientists Don’t Know Why

November 11 was marked by a strange an inexplicable phenomenon, scientific instruments picked up seismic waves more than 10,000 miles away but strangely no one actually felt them. It wasn’t an earthquake. In fact, no one knows what it was. Meteorite? Submarine volcano? Nuclear test? Aliens? We don’t know. The mysterious seismic signals recorded coming …

China’s Moon mission sees first seeds sprout

Seeds taken up to the Moon by China’s Chang’e-4 mission have sprouted, says China National Space Administration. It marks the first time any biological matter has grown on the Moon, and is being seen as a significant step towards long-term space exploration. The Chang’e 4 is the first mission to land on and explore the …

THERE IS A SEED VAULT IN THE ARCTIC. ARE YOU PREPARING FOR A CATACLYSM?

Now you will have the opportunity to learn a little more about the great seed vault that is being prepared in the depths of the Arctic for the possible day of the Last Judgment. There have been few occasions in which through movies, series, etc. … you have not sent subliminal messages about the day the …

After Death, You’re Aware That You’ve Died, Say Scientists

Some evidence attributes a certain neurological phenomenon to a near death experience. Time of death is considered when a person has gone into cardiac arrest. This is the cessation of the electrical impulse that drive the heartbeat. As a result, the heart locks up. The moment the heart stops is considered time of death. But does death …

Earth’s Magnetic Field Is Up To Some Seriously Weird Stuff And No One Knows Why

The planet’s magnetic field is up to mischief again and geologists are pretty dumbfounded. Earth’s magnetic poles can wander several kilometers every year, however, the north pole’s movement has become increasingly stranger in recent years. For reasons that are currently unclear, the magnetic north pole seems to be increasingly slipping away from Canada and towards Siberia at an erratic …

Are These Bizarre Photos Proof Of Life On Mars?

To most people, the photos taken on Mars by the Curiosity rover appear to look like endless red landscape filled with nothing more than rocks. Yet, there are more than a few imaginative people out there that have decided the photos released by NASA are in fact signs of life on Mars. It’s been going …

Were You Meant to Be an Astronaut? Try Passing NASA’s Project Mercury Intelligence Test

Featured Image: From left: Wally Schirra, Deke Slayton, Gus Grissom, Christopher Craft of the Mercury Operations Division, Gordon Cooper, Scott Carpenter, John Glenn, and Alan Shepard.KEYSTONE/HULTON ARCHIVE/GETTY IMAGES In 1958, NASA launched Project Mercury, its first manned space program. To have a manned space program, of course, it had to have astronauts. The men who …

Scientists: Other intelligent civilizations settled the Earth in front of people

After a global catastrophe, some of them left the planet, and some plunged into a symbiosis at the bottom of the oceans to wait out the cataclysm. The human species has evolved over 1 million years. From wild monkey creatures, people turned into developed civilizations. Most of the archaeological finds were made in the last …

Is This What T-Rex Really Sounded Like?

When watching Jurassic Park, what do you think is more frightening, Tyrannosaurus rex’s ear-splitting roar or the anticipatory low, rumbling thud of its footsteps? If you think the low rumble, you are closer to the truth, according to a new BBC documentary The Real T-Rex. Aiming to explore the “astonishing truth” about everyone’s favorite fearsome creature after years …

More And More Americans Are Starting To Believe Earth Is Flat

IT IS a stunt worthy of Evel Knievel. This week, if all goes to plan, “Mad” Mike Hughes, a Californian, will launch himself 1,800 feet (550 metres) into the sky in a homemade steam-powered rocket made of scrap metal. As well as providing entertainment, Mr Hughes wants to prove a point. On his trip over …

Astronomers estimate 100 billion habitable Earth-like planets in the Milky Way, 50 sextillion in the universe

Featured image is an infrared image of the core of the Milky Way, captured by NASA’s Spitzer space telescope. Infrared imaging allows you to see many stars which are normally obscured by intergalactic dust. Astronomers at the University of Auckland claim that there are actually around 100 billion habitable, Earth-like planets in the Milky Way …

Elon Musk Plans To Give The Entire Planet Free Wi Fi, Here Is How He Will Do It

The Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, is planning to put more than 4,000 satellites in orbit in order to blanket the Earth with internet access. SpaceX, the privateer space company led by Musk, is requesting permission from the US government to operate a massive network of 4,425 satellites – plus “in-orbit spares” – to provide high-speed, global …

The Moon Is Upside Down on The Other Side of The World, And It’s Freaking Us Out

You step off the plane, having travelled across the world to the opposite hemisphere. The seasons are all backwards, and when you look up at the full Moon, you realise it’s not even the right way up! Not only is this incredibly weird (mostly because, how did we not realise this before?), but this curious …

Watch DARPA’s New Self-Guided Bullets Turn in Mid-Flight, Following Their Target

DARPA has ‘swerving’ bullets that can change direction after being fired from a weapon. You may have seen the movie Wanted. Sure, the movie was almost unrecognizable from the Mark Millar comic book series it was very loosely based on. But that didn’t stop anyone from pretending to be a bullet-curving, badass, supervillain-with-a-heart sniper like Angelina Jolie after seeing it. …

Scientists finally drill into mysterious Antarctic lake ‘twice the size of Manhattan’ buried under 3,500 feet of ice in bid to find if life exists there

The pool of water is officially known as Subglacial Lake Mercer Measures nearly 62 square miles, and was discovered more than a decade ago  Has only been spotted on satellite images but has never been explored Initial tests showed the water was ‘as clean as filtered water can get’  Scientists in Antarctica have finally drilled …

MARS PYRAMIDS AND INHABITANTS

A declassified Central Intelligence Agency document reveals that in 1984, the CIA employed a psychic “remote viewer” to look at a region of Mars as it was approximately one million years ago. The remote viewer, who was not aware that the coordinates given were on the planet Mars, described seeing pyramids, futuristic technologies and a …

Time Traveler Caught in Museum Photo?

Featured Image: “Reopening of the South Fork Bridge after flood in Nov. 1940. 1941 (?)” It’s the short description for the photograph shown at the virtual Bralorne Pioneer Museum, from British Columbia, Canada. The image can be seen specifically on this page (scroll down to the middle), among other items of the online exhibit. Did you notice anything out of …

ROTATING DETONATION ENGINES COULD PROPEL HYPERSONIC FLIGHT

You know in movies, how the heroes are running away from an explosion, then get knocked forward by the shockwave? This engine would work like that. – US AIR FORCE YESTERDAY, VLADIMIR PUTIN presented his country with a belated Christmas present: the Avangard hypersonic missile. According to Russian media, it’s capable of reaching Mach 20. …

The US Military is Testing Mood Altering, AI-Controlled Brain Implants in Humans

DARPA is funding two projects that seek to use brain implants to treat mental illness. Mood Loop Currently, DARPA is funding two teams which are running preliminary trials of brain implants that use specialized algorithms to detect patterns linked to mood disorders. These devices are able to deliver electrical pulses that can supposedly shock the brain …

NASA’s New Horizons probe seems to be approaching a surprisingly “dark” world

Above: An artist’s impression of Ultima Thule, which is already turning out to be quite mysterious before New Horizons even arrives(Credit: NASA/JHUAPL/SwRI/Steve Gribben) NASA’s New Horizons probe is just days away from its historic flyby of Ultima Thule, a mysterious object on the fringe of the solar system. Since it awoke from hibernation back in …

150 human animal hybrids grown in UK labs: Embryos have been produced secretively for the past three years

Scientists have created more than 150 human-animal hybrid embryos in British laboratories. The hybrids have been produced secretively over the past three years by researchers looking into possible cures for a wide range of diseases. The revelation comes just a day after a committee of scientists warned of a nightmare ‘Planet of the Apes’ scenario …

WE JUST FOUND OUT SOMEONE IS TRYING TO MANIPULATE OUR ATMOSPHERE

While you were sleeping, drinking coffee, binging on Netflix or otherwise unaware of what was happening in the atmosphere, China and Russia were experimenting with it behind your back. Nobody knows why scientists from the two countries joined forces to perform those tests. There is speculation that the experiments, which involved heating the ionosphere (the …

Stephen Hawking’s Final Theory About Our Universe Will Melt Your Brain

Groundbreaking physicist Stephen Hawking left us one last shimmering piece of brilliance before he died: his final paper, detailing his last theory on the origin of the Universe, co-authored with Thomas Hertog from KU Leuven. The paper, published in the Journal of High Energy Physics in May, puts forward that the Universe is far less complex than current multiverse …

The most mind-blowing, life-altering scientific discoveries of 2018

Scientists made some awesome breakthroughs and discoveries in 2018, in fields including space travel, medicine, archaeology, nutrition, and earth sciences. These are 30 of the most impressive and stunning scientific accomplishments of the year. Spectators at Cocoa Beach watch SpaceX’s first Falcon Heavy rocket launch from the Kennedy Space Center on February 6, 2018. REUTERS/Gregg …

Scientists discovered a massive biosphere of life beneath the Earth’s surface that’s twice as big as all the world’s oceans combined

A vast ecosystem of microbes was discovered underneath the Earth’s surface. It’s supposed to be twice as large as all the planet’s oceans combined. The biosphere was dominated by two forms of microbes that also make up about 70% of Earth’s bacteria and archaea. Scientists also learned that the bacteria and archaea had very slow, …

Scientists Reveal Strange Molecule That Can Store Sun’s Energy For 18 Years

One of the biggest hurdles to widespread adoption of renewables is energy storage. Where do you store energy when the sun’s not shining, the wind’s not blowing, etc.? A Swedish research team believes it found the breakthrough renewables was looking for, a solar thermal fuel that can store the sun’s energy for up to 18 years. Hydrocarbons, …

The Five Most Worrying Trends in Artificial Intelligence Right Now

Artificial intelligence is already beginning to spiral out of our control, a new report from top researchers warns. Not so much in a Skynet kind of sense, but more in a ‘technology companies and governments are already using AI in ways that amp up surveillance and further marginalize vulnerable populations’ kind of way. On Thursday, the …