4 days ago - Baker, California is a sleepy town located in San Bernadino County in the Mojave desert. Tourism is the primary industry supporting the sparse population of approximately 730 people, as people driving from Los Angeles to Las Vegas use Baker to refuel, rest, etc. One resident wants to ...
4 days ago - Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But theres a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see. Light cannot exist without darkness, and neither can life exist without death. But that wont get in the way of extended-life ...
4 days ago - An international team of marine biologists has found mesopelagic fish in the earth's oceans constitute 10 to 30 times more biomass than previously thought. UWA Professor Carlos Duarte says mesopelagic fish – fish that live between 100 and 1000m below the surface – must ... 1
4 days ago - Each night at dinnertime, a familiar ritual played out in Michael Green's home: He'd slide a stainless steel sippy cup across the table to his two-year-old daughter, Juliette, and she'd howl for the pink plastic one. Often, Green gave in. But he had a nagging feeling. As an ... 1
4 days ago - If you aren't already convinced of the dangers of glyphosate, the chemical found in the herbicide Roundup, and the merits of avoiding GMO foods, a recent study puts another nail in the glyphosate coffin. I avoid GMOs not just because of the dangers of eating Genetically Modified ...
5 days ago - “Neftekamskneftehim” is the largest oil refinery in Europe. It is located in Tatarstan, Russia and today, at 7.00pm Moscow Time, dozens of firemen were urgently summoned as the oil giant started burning. Odd coincidence.2
5 days ago - Below is a video of Dr. Christina Sanchez, a molecular biologist at Compultense University in Madrid, Spain, clearly explaining how THC (the main psychoactive constitute of the cannabis plant) completely kills cancer cells. Cannabinoids refer to any of group of related compounds ... 2
5 days ago - The more that scientists stare at it, the more a strange signal from the center of the Milky Way galaxy appears to be the result of dark matter annihilation. If confirmed, it would be the first direct evidence for dark matter ever seen. Dark matter is a mysterious, invisible ...
5 days ago - A mysterious giant virus buried for 30,000 years in Siberian permafrost has been resurrected. The virus only infects single-celled organisms and doesn't closely resemble any known pathogens that harm humans. Even so, the new discovery raises the possibility that as the ... 1
5 days ago - Neuroscientists have successfully controlled a fly’s behaviour with thermogenetics – a new technique that uses lasers to remotely activate brain neurons. Using the whimsically named Fly Mind-Altering Device (also known as FlyMAD), researchers were able to trigger complex ...
6 days ago - In 2011, Russian astrologers predicted that WWIII would begin either during the Winter Olympics or 5 days after the Games end. "The participants of the meeting also unveiled the date for the beginning of Third World War. The new war is said to begin in March of 2014, during the ... 5
6 days ago - Russia's Black Sea Fleet has told Ukrainian forces in Crimea to surrender by 5 a.m. (0300 GMT) on Tuesday or face a military assault, Interfax news agency quoted a source in the Ukrainian Defence Ministry as saying. The ultimatum, Interfax said, was issued by Alexander Vitko, the ... 3
6 days ago - As far as universal limits go, the speed of light gets all the glory. But did you know there is a different speed limit for particles? It's called the GZK limit, and some people think it has already been exceeded. Which has some pretty weird implications for the laws of the ... 1
6 days ago - De-extinction scientists are planning to bring long-extinct, giant creatures that once roamed the Earth back and put them in a theme park. And no, that’s not a description of Jurassic Park’s premise. According to a tremendous cover story in the New York Times magazine, ... 1
6 days ago - Boeing, the world’s largest aircraft manufacturer, has admitted it is working on experimental anti-gravity projects that could overturn a century of conventional aerospace propulsion technology if the science underpinning them can be engineered into hardware. As part of the ... 2