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Police Have Been Using “Stingrays on Steroids” for Over a Decade

2 days ago - An incredible report has surfaced revealing that police have been using what they called “Stringrays on steroids” for over a decade. A Stingray is an invasive device that mimics a cell phone tower, causing phones in its vicinity to connect to it. Once phones are ...

'Paranormal activity' caught on camera in NEWCASTLE house

2 days ago - A man - who doesn't wish to be named - suspected his house in the Tyne and Wear was haunted and called in the Gateshead Paranormal Society to investigate. And, on Sunday evening, what they believe to be a ghost was not only detected but also caught on camera. Terry Johnson ...

War between Russia and Nato forces almost breaks out 66 times in last 18 months

2 days ago - Putin's Russia announced it was conducting 4,000 military exercises this year Both parties have been warned they must agree to adopt new rules on military exercises to avoid sparking a conflict. Recordings of the "close military encounters" have soared since March last year ...

Mad Scientist Builds Deadly Weapons With Items He Bought AFTER Going Through Airport Security

2 days ago - Things you can’t bring on a plane: Scissors, gel candles, large snow globes. Things you can bring on a plane: A homemade shotgun. Programmer by day, “security researcher” by night, Evan Booth has built, tested, and demonstrated not just a shotgun, but a whole ...

The Simpsons PREDICTED a Donald Trump presidency 15 Years Ago

2 days ago - Donald Trump’s bid for the White House and ascendancy in the polls has surprised many – but The Simpsons called it 15 years ago. The cartoon foretold a Trump presidency in a surreal episode where Bart is given a window into the future – and found a country brought to its ...

Strange Argentina Ghost Town That Was Underwater For 25 Years Re-emerges

2 days ago - A strange ghost town that spent a quarter century under water is coming up for air again in the Argentine farmlands southwest of Buenos Aires. Epecuen was once a bustling little lakeside resort, where 1,500 people served 20,000 tourists a season. During Argentina’s golden age, ...

Alien Transit Systems May Be a Giveaway in the Search for ET

2 days ago - Avi Loeb has an unorthodox new idea about how to search for alien civilizations—and it is hardly a surprise. Loeb, who chairs the astronomy department at Harvard University, has spent much of his career thinking about how the first stars came to life after the big bang, and how ...

12-Year-Old Trips and Damages a 350-Year-Old $1.5 Million Painting

3 days ago - A 12-year-old in Taipei, Taiwan tripped and damaged a 350-year-old $1.5 million painting by Paolo Porpora on display at the Face of Leonardo: Images of a Genius exhibition. Video shows the boy stumbling over the divider in front of the painting, and stopping his fall by putting his ...

Forget Rocket Fuel: This Spaceplane Will Use Microwave Beams to Reach Orbit

3 days ago - Over half a century after the dawn of the space age, getting to space remains an epic challenge. Twice this year, the first stage of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket met a fiery end on the Atlantic Ocean—both attempts to recover and reuse rockets to reduce launch costs. A third rocket never ...

What's The Number One Reason People Die Early in Your Country?

3 days ago - Today 150,000 people will die. But how do all these people die? Unsurprisingly, where you were born plays a major role in just how you shuffle off the mortal coil (or are dragged off of it). In Africa, preventable diseases are a common killer due to poor health ...

This Interview with a Weird Satanist is the Best Thing You’ll See All Week

3 days ago - “Notice me, senpai! Notice meeeeeeeee.” With those five words, America fell in love with a weird little Satanist waiting in line to catch a glimpse of the newly-installed statue of Baphomet in Detroit, Michigan. That is without a doubt one of the weirdest sentences I’ve ...

We Can’t Find Any Alien Neighbors and Virtual Reality Might Be to Blame

3 days ago - Only decades into our “age of cosmology” — the moment when we earned the technological rights to peer deep into our cosmic home — we’ve learned that we live in a mega-palace of a universe. And we’ve also found something odd. We seem to be the only ones home! Where are the ...

Should Mars Be Independent, Or Just A Colony Of Earth?

3 days ago - It’s a popular sci-fi plot: Earth sets up colonies on Mars; Mars colonies grow, developing their own technologies and culture; Mars colonies rebel against overbearing Earth government, demanding independence. It happens in Total Recall, in Babylon 5, in Red Mars. But what if we ...

The Sun Briefly Built An 'Eiffel Tower' Larger Than Our Whole Planet

3 days ago - Apparently the sun has been taking notes on the work of architect Gustave Eiffel. Yesterday, photographer Göran Strand noticed an odd shape coming off the sun as he was photographing it in his backyard in Sweden: Though the solar copy bore an uncanny resemblance to the ...

PAL-V Flying Car Is Finally Headed to Production

3 days ago - The PAL-V ONE is an autogyro with top speed of 180 km/h (112 mph) on land and in air, is almost here! At 950kg (2094lb) PAL-V ONE features two seats, a foldable pusher propeller providing forward thrust and a free-spinning rotor providing lift. Thanks to the twin boom-mounted ...