11 hours ago - The hyper-local food trend is really big right now. And apparently, NASA wants to make sure astronauts don't miss out. The agency recently announced plans to grow cress, turnips and basil on the moon. And to protect the plants from the harsh cosmic radiation and the moon's ... 1
14 hours ago - A truck carrying radioactive material was hijacked in central Mexico, the UN's nuclear watchdog reported. The truck was reportedly carrying outdated medical equipment used to perform radiotherapy when it was hijacked at a gas station in Tepojaco, Hidalgo - near Mexico City - ... 1
16 hours ago - Conspiracy forums have posed an interesting theory on Paul Walkers untimely death from a car crash on Saturday, where they tie it in, and call it murder to prevent Walker, who was part of the Phillipine relief effort, from exposing a conspiracy to supply victims of Typhoon Haiyan with ... 1
19 hours ago - If someone wishes for good health, one must first ask oneself if he is ready to do away with the reasons for his illness. Only then is it possible to help him. ~ Hippocrates Your mind and body are linked, which cant be seen, but only felt. Your body reflects your emotional and ... 1
23 hours ago - NASA said its Hubble Space Telescope has detected subtle traces of water in the atmospheres of five distant alien worlds. Two teams of scientists have discovered faint signatures of water in the atmospheres of five exoplanets. This is the first study to conclusively measure and ... 1
1 day ago - China's lunar probe Chang'e-3 was placed into an Earth-Moon transfer orbit on Monday by a Long March 3B launch vehicle from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre. It has on board a lunar landing module, containing the Yu Tu (Jade Rabbit) lunar rover. If all continues to go well, on ...
1 day ago - How is this possible? A shipwreck survivor is stuck underwater for 60 hours, surviving only on pockets of air and sips of Coca-Cola. Watch the above video. At about the 5:30 mark, something unbelievable happens. A diver literally stumbles onto the man and shouts with glee, "He's alive! ... 4
1 day ago - Wormholes - shortcuts that in theory can connect distant points in the universe - might be linked with the spooky phenomenon of quantum entanglement, where the behavior of particles can be connected regardless of distance, researchers say. These findings could help ... 1
1 day ago - The celestial saga continues for Comet ISON, which crept close to the sun like the fabled Icarus, only to apparently survive the encounter at first. But whether the comet will once again be visible to stargazers is far from certain. On Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 28), many amateur ... 1
1 day ago - The names of nearly three-quarters of a million individuals have been secretly added to watch lists administered by the United States government, but federal officials are adamant about keeping information about these rosters under wraps. A report by the New York Times' Susan ... 2
1 day ago - Testbiotech, a nonprofit organization started with independent ('non-biased') biotech research in mind, recently released a report on the spread of genetically altered plants. The organization says GMOs are spreading throughout the world without any controls in place to stop them. ... 2
2 days ago - Jeff Bezos is nothing if not a showman. Amazon's CEO loves a good reveal, and took the opportunity afforded by a 60 Minutes segment to show off his company's latest creation: drones that can deliver packages up to five pounds, to your house in less than half an hour. They're ... 3
2 days ago - In true soap opera fashion, the enigmatic comet ISON has followed a somewhat tumultuous lifestyle. It has kept us on the edge of our seats like a good cliffhanger, and excited us when we least expected it to. Now after and up-and-down journey through the cosmos, ISON has ...
2 days ago - What happens when a man finds the one? His brain gets washed in oxytocin. The hormone and brain chemical best known for its role in love — it’s also responsible for helping infants bond to their mothers — can also make romantic partners look more attractive than strangers ...
2 days ago - Did you know that only 20-30% of our life expectancy can be determined through our genes? If you want to live to be 100, you may need more than just a sound set of X and Y chromosomes passed down from your parents. Lifestyle is the most important factor in determining not only how long ...