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When history reaches a fork in its path, most often its fate is decided by powers beyond the comprehension of most mere mortals. Which is to say that …

9 Signs That You Are Fringe Dweller

Do you ever feel that you are stuck in a world you don’t really belong?<p>You’ve tried your hardest to fit in, to go along with the crowd and be part of …

Here Are 20 DIY Hacks For Improving Your Garden

Advertisement<p>Jon Snow says winter is coming and for him it might be. But for the rest of us all; the winters are gone finally and we are entering the …

Gardening

Is the Big Bang Cycling Through Hidden Time?

<i>Edward Belbruno is a mathematician and an artist. His paintings are in major collections and exhibited throughout the United States, and he regularly</i> …

Mathematics

Tesla isn’t disruptive, future is in tiny electric ‘golf carts,’ Harvard scholar says

Friday’s the day we use for the stranger and more oddball stories in our lineup, and one of the more unusual we’ve seen in a while comes from Harvard University.<p>It’s an article — actually a handful of articles — covering research by a scholar of “disruption” who argues that Silicon Valley startup …

Electric Vehicles

Meet Margaret Hamilton, the badass '60s programmer who saved the moon landing

Happy moon landing day! July 20, 2015 marks the 46th anniversary of Apollo 11's arrival on the moon. The lunar lander holding Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin touched down at 4:18 PM eastern, and Armstrong became the first human in history to walk on the lunar surface at 10:56 PM.<p>Huge amounts of …

Expert explains why people in happy relationships cheat

“Monogamy used to be one person for life. Now monogamy is one person at a time.”<p>That harsh observation of modern-day relationships was explained by …

Ancient artefacts unearthed at Bahrain Fort

5/29/2015 08:30:00 PM<p>A clay tablet bearing ancient cuneiform script dating back to between 503BC and 504BC was discovered during a seven-week …

Conservatives are in denial: America is no longer a superpower (and it hasn’t been for years)

Washington hawks are still talking tough on China and Ukraine. They’re living in another century<p>Take a look around the world and it’s hard not to conclude that the United States is a superpower in decline. Whether in Europe, Asia, or the Middle East, aspiring powers are flexing their muscles, …

Russian aircraft head off US warship in Black Sea, news agency says

According to Russia’s state news agency a US destroyer was moving along the edge of territorial waters in yet another encounter with western militaries<p>Russian military aircraft were scrambled to head off a US warship that was acting “aggressively” in the Black Sea, the state news agency RIA …

Russia

10 genetic mutations and evolutionary traits found in Africa, with their surprising advantages - and downsides

AFRICANS are more genetically diverse than the rest of the world combined.<p>Modern humans evolved in Africa about 200,000 years ago, and began moving …

Let Bill Nye Explain How Climate Change Caused Texas Flooding With A Cigarette Analogy

Bill Nye The Science Guy is on the case of the Texas and Oklahoma flooding that has destroyed local infrastructure and housing. The beloved, bowtie-sporting, talking head of pop-science has always enjoyed shaming climate change deniers. Whenever an extreme whether event happens, Nye’s Twitter …

Social Buzz For Flick Tops Star Clout When Predicting Film Success: ADI

Brand marketers considering movie sponsorships for this summer and beyond should not assume a movie will do well based on the social clout of the …

No Warp Drive Here: NASA Downplays 'Impossible' EM Drive Space Engine

Despite the fevered reports rocketing around the Internet recently, NASA is not on the verge of developing a fuel-free, faster-than-light propulsion …

First UFO Spotted at Recent Japanese Volcano Eruption

One of the most predictable places to see a UFO is at the site of a volcanic eruption, so it’s no surprise that one was spotted passing the eruption …

Weekend 'Galaxy' Insight --"We May be One of the Early Advanced Species in the Universe"

Dimitar Sasselov, Phillips Professor of Astronomy, Director, Harvard Origins of Life Initiative, and author of <i>The Life Of Super-Earths</i>.

26 Pictures Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

<b>The universe, man… THE UNIVERSE.</b><p><b>1. This is the Earth! This is where you live.</b><p>visibleearth.nasa.gov<p><b>2. And this is where you live in your neighborhood,</b> …

It's Crater-palooza on Dwarf Planet Ceres (New Photo)

A new photo from NASA's Dawn spacecraft shows the battered surface of the dwarf planet Ceres in unprecedented detail.<p>Dawn captured the image on May …

Late Roman Fortress Wall Unearthed at Bulgaria’s Durostorum

SILISTRA, BULGARIA—<i>Archaeology in Bulgaria</i> reports that rescue excavations in the ancient city of Durostorum, the headquarters of the elite Roman …

Everything about the world’s largest science experiment—as explained by the scientists themselves

Earlier this year, the world’s largest science experiment restarted after a two-year break. After an infrastructure upgrade, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN in Switzerland was expected to produce a lot more energy when smashing particles. After two months, it has achieved that feat by …

Physics

Volkswagen CEO hints at major shake up

You may have already read that Volkswagen AG plans to proceed with the manufacture of a new Lamborghini Urus SUV by 2018. For fans of exotic cars, …

Boeing just unveiled an amazing new electromagnetic pulse weapon

So imagine my surprise when the U.S. Air Force confirmed last week that it's developed an electromagnetic pulse weapon of its own, and that <b>Boeing</b> (NYSE:BA) is helping to build it.<p>The weapon in question: Boeing's "CHAMP," short for Counter-electronics High-powered Microwave Advanced Missile Project. …

Shocked passenger takes photo of airport worker using TAPE on engine shell of easyJet plane moments before take-off

• <b>Speed tape is used as a temporary measure for minor repairs</b>• <b><br>Can protect the engine from air getting in that can cause inbalance</b>• <b><br>But easyJet say that in</b> …

Civil Aviation

Chinese military expansion sparks fears of war with U.S.

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China

Bracknell UFO photo "one of the best", Says Expert

Published: 12:06 PM 6/18/2013<p>Above: Photo taken of two disc-shaped objects over Bracknell last Friday. Courtesy of Steve Lambert.<p>Former MoD UFO …

Jimmy Garoppolo steps into starring role for Patriots

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- If you were banking on a "breaking news flash" on the first day that New England Patriots veterans were officially available for …

A street photographer’s poignant snapshots capture the humans of London

<i>Alex Sturrock is a photographer who has spent much of his career documenting the lives of ordinary London residents. Sturrock explains how Instagram has “re-energized street photography” but can also make his subjects vulnerable to public shaming.</i><p>These photos were all taken over the last year. They …

Street Photography