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The Mystery of How Neanderthals Got Fire

Fifty-thousand-year-old tools suggest that modern humans weren't prehistory's only pyros.<p>The first step to re-creating 50,000-year-old technology is to collect a bunch of rocks. So began Andrew Sorensen’s plan to study a great mystery in archaeology: how Neanderthals controlled fire.<p>Sorensen, an …

Anthropology

This Incredibly Popular Supplement Is Pretty Much Useless, Says Huge New Study

Here's why.<p>There's a growing body of evidence to suggest most vitamin supplements don't do all that much. In fact, a study earlier this year found …

Research

Littlefinger and Damien Darhk investigate UFOs in the first trailer for Project Blue Book

Robert Zemeckis, the man behind such films as <i>Back to the Future</i> and <i>Who Framed Roger Rabbit?</i>, is joining his ImageMovers company together with A&E …

Entertainment

Call of the Cryptid: Agogwe, or the Kakundakari of East Africa

<b>An African mystery beast, the bipedal Agogwe is said to resemble little, furry men with yellowish-red skin under their coats. They sound just</b> …

Paranormal

We Have More Evidence That Two Earth-Like Exoplanets Have Stable Climates And Seasons Just Like Us

Our new home could be closer than we think.<p>Two exoplanets thought to be similar to Earth apparently are, at least when it comes to climate, …

Astronomy

Conspiracy theorists think Trump’s Space Force proves aliens exist

The announcement that President Donald Trump wanted to create a “Space Force” that would serve as a co-equal branch of the Armed Forces brought a …

Paranormal

Two 'second Earths' more similar to our planet than first thought - could harbour alien life

A pair of planets dubbed "second Earths" are more closely related to our planet than first thought.<p>Kepler-186f and Kepler-62f - located approximately …

Astronomy

Are Ghosts and Angels Real? 21 Times Spirits Were Allegedly Caught on Camera

For decades, strange images in photographs have been said to reveal ghosts, paranormal activity and angels.

Paranormal

Two Reptilian Abductions in 48 Hours

<b>I recently received the following information from Reptilian abductee Matt R:</b><br>On the Sunday morning of 6/24/18, I woke up feeling completely wiped …

Paranormal

Bodies Of Strange Creatures Discovered In London Basement

Some discoveries leave you thinking if they are actually real! One such alleged discovery of strange creatures done by the archeologists excavating …

Paranormal

Paranormal Investigator Claims To Find ‘Time Warp’ Near Las Vegas

<b>LAS VEGAS (CBS LOCAL) —</b> Apparently what happens in Vegas, may not actually stay in Vegas.A paranormal researcher named Joshua Warren claims he is the …

Paranormal

Interstellar Comet ‘Oumuamua Has a Built-In 'Propulsion' System

Remember that cigar-shaped interstellar object that whizzed through our Solar System last year? It was pretty weird, right? Well, new research shows …

Astronomy

The Surprising Reason Why Neutron Stars Don't All Collapse To Form Black Holes

There are few things in the Universe that are as easy to form, in theory, as black holes are. Bring enough mass into a compact volume and it gets more and more difficult to gravitationally escape from it. If you were to gather enough matter in a single spot and let gravitation do its thing, you’d …

Physics

This Mindblowing Video of The Moon Coming Down to Earth Is Totally Real

What is happening!?<p>One minute, you're chilling on a mountain. The next you're being dwarfed by the biggest Moon you've ever seen - one that seems to …

NASA to reveal new findings from its Mars rover Curiosity

What's NASA got up its sleeve?<p><i>Editor's Note: NASA announced that the Curiosity rover uncovered tantalizing new evidence of organic molecules on the red planet. Read the full story about Curiosity's new findings.</i><p>NASA has called a press conference to discuss new findings made by its Mars rover …

Social Media

Alien Microbes, A Mystery Moon, And The Search For Life

The tiny world Europa, one of 69 Jupiter moons, hardly seems right for life.<p>The temperature, unimaginably cold, is 250 degrees below zero Fahrenheit at the equator, 370 below at the poles.<p>The atmosphere, although mostly oxygen, is wispy, too thin to breathe.<p>The so-called habitable zone is more than …

Something Weird Happened to Men 7,000 Years Ago, And We Finally Know Why

The women, on the other hand, were fine.<p>Around 7,000 years ago - all the way back in the Neolithic - something really peculiar happened to human …

Anthropology

Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer's Protein From The Brain

This could be huge.<p>An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid …

Sun rises in the Arctic for the summer. Now, melting will kick into overdrive.

<i>“I really didn’t care about it (referring to oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge), and then when I heard that everybody wanted it,</i> …

Scientists Have Figured Out When And How Our Sun Will Die, And It's Going to Be Epic

Too bad humans won't be around to see it.<p>What will our Sun look like after it dies? Scientists have made new predictions about what the end will look …

Oculus wants to make immersive virtual theater a reality

Scattered around Earth, you and other audience members slip on VR headsets and convene in a common virtual world. As you explore, you're approached by a character different from avatars you've met in VR before. It reacts to you like somebody in the same room would, but this isn't a creature of our …

Virtual Reality

NASA's planet-hunting satellite TESS launches

<b>(CNN) —</b> TESS, NASA's planet-hunting satellite, launched on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida, at 6:51 p.m. ET Wednesday. It had a 30-second launch window. The launch was originally scheduled for Monday, but rescheduled to conduct additional Guidance Navigation and Control …

Astronomy

Was There a Civilization On Earth Before Humans?

A look at the available evidence<p>It only took five minutes for Gavin Schmidt to out-speculate me.<p>Schmidt is the director of NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (a.k.a. GISS) a world-class climate-science facility. One day last year, I came to GISS with a far-out proposal. In my work as an …

The ‘alien megastructure’ is acting weird again

Tabby's Star has dimmed by 5% – the lowest dip seen since it was first observed in 2013<p>For some people, the weird lights emanating from the ‘alien …

Universe

A Visiting Star Jostled Our Solar System 70,000 Years Ago

Around the same time our ancestors left Africa, a dim red dwarf star came to within 0.8 light-years of our Sun, marking the closest known flyby of a …

Stephen Hawking submitted a final scientific paper 2 weeks before he died — and it could lead to the discovery of a parallel universe

Stephen Hawking submitted his final scientific paper just a week and a half before he died, and it lays the theoretical groundwork for discovering a parallel universe.<p>Hawking, who died Wednesday at 76, was coauthor to a mathematical paper that seeks proof of the "multiverse" theory, which posits …

We Still Don't Understand Why Time Only Flows Forward

Every moment that passes finds us traveling from the past to the present and into the future, with time always flowing in the same direction. At no point does it ever appear to either stand still or reverse; the “arrow of time” always points forwards for us. But if we look at the laws of physics — …

Physics

"Mr. President ... Start Tweeting About UFOs, Now, Before It’s Too Late"

<b>The crystal ball says …</b> <br>British cinephile Robbie Graham, who took a look at Hollywood-government collusion in shaping perceptions of The Great Taboo …