Get ready for a gold rush in space: Mining asteroids could unlock enough wealth to ‘earn everyone on Earth £75 BILLION’, claims Nasa

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Get ready for a gold rush in space: Mining asteroids could unlock enough wealth to ‘earn everyone on Earth £75 BILLION’, claims Nasa
Several space companies are vying to be the first to mine nearby asteroids Certain space rocks are loaded with platinum, nickel, iron and gold  Deep Space Industries is building steam-powered thrusters for spacecraft  The firm envisions swarms of probes flying out to draw resources from asteroid Humanity’s next gold rush could take place aboard small […]
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Sue the Dinosaur and the Story that Shook Archaeology

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Sue the Dinosaur and the Story that Shook Archaeology
Background For a quick synopsis, I’d like to reference the Wikipedia article on Sue the Dinosaur, which breaks down some background: “Sue” is the nickname given to FMNH PR 2081, which is the largest, most extensive and best preserved Tyrannosaurus rex specimen ever found at over 90% recovered by bulk. It was discovered in August of 1990, […]
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There are Giant Clouds of Alcohol Floating in Space

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There are Giant Clouds of Alcohol Floating in Space
Ten thousand light years from earth in a constellation far, far away, there is massive cloud of alcohol. It’s space booze. Discovered in 1995 near the constellation Aquila, the cloud is 1000 times larger than the diameter of our solar system. It contains enough ethyl alcohol to fill 400 trillion trillion pints of beer. To […]
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Fire Poltergeists Blamed for Mysterious Burnings in Vietnam

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Fire Poltergeists Blamed for Mysterious Burnings in Vietnam
Can watching Fahrenheit 451 cause your television to catch fire? Sounds farfetched, but no more so than the presence of a fire poltergeist. That’s one of the possibilities being considered in the ongoing investigation of mysterious recurring fires in a home in the Thu Thua district in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam that have […]
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The Mysterious Case of the Teleporting Skier

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The Mysterious Case of the Teleporting Skier
Some mysterious disappearances are stranger than others, and among the weirdest are those where the missing person shows up with mysterious clues and riddles that only serve to drive it all further into the odd. I have written of such cases before, and they never cease to amaze. Here is another very recent unsolved case […]
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A NEW THEORY BASED ON QUANTUM ENTANGLEMENT SAYS YOUR MIND EXISTS IN ANOTHER DIMENSION

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A NEW THEORY BASED ON QUANTUM ENTANGLEMENT SAYS YOUR MIND EXISTS IN ANOTHER DIMENSION
The relationship between the mind and the brain is a mystery that is central to how we understand our very existence as sentient beings. Some say the mind is strictly a function of the brain — consciousness is the product of firing neurons. But some strive to scientifically understand the existence of a mind independent […]
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‘The Endless’ Is One Wild, Trippy UFO Sex Cult Horror Movie

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‘The Endless’ Is One Wild, Trippy UFO Sex Cult Horror Movie
The Endless is, in one sense, about a crazy UFO sex cult situated in rural California. It’s also, however, a rumination on rebellion, the cyclicality of life, and the dangers of becoming trapped in corrosive, repetitive patterns of thought and behavior. Moreover, it functions as an intricate portrait of the ties that bind siblings, and the way those […]
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Researchers Discover a Particle That Should Not Exist

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Researchers Discover a Particle That Should Not Exist
In the search for great names for bands, the Liquid Scintillator Neutrino Detectors has been available since the 1990s without any takers. That may change this week with the news that this odd device was used to discover a particle that should not exist – the sterile neutrino … a particle that can allegedly pass […]
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Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) Documents on Satellite Jamming in Iran

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Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) Documents on Satellite Jamming in Iran
Background In March of 2016, I requested information on the extent and impact of satellite jamming on BBG signals, such as in Iran and other areas.  I limited the request from January of 2015, through to the date of processing my request, which included records through approximately March of 2016. Below, you will find the […]
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Could you live forever? Humans will achieve IMMORTALITY using AI and genetic engineering by 2050, expert claims

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Could you live forever? Humans will achieve IMMORTALITY using AI and genetic engineering by 2050, expert claims
Old age could soon be old news, according to a leading futurologist who claims people born after 1970 could live forever. He predicts that by the year 2050, humans could outlive the constraints of the physical body. Genetic engineering could be used to extend the body’s life expectancy, by reducing or reversing the ageing of […]
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