Kyle Townsley

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Scientists persuade nature to make silicon-carbon bonds

A new study is the first to show that living organisms can be persuaded to make silicon-carbon bonds—something only chemists had done before. …

Awesome Art Picks: Supergirl, Eleven, Harley Quinn, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

Will Our Descendants Survive the Destruction of the Universe?

Billions of years from now, the universe as we know it will cease to exist. The good news is, that gives us a lot of time to prepare, and maybe even …

After The Apocalypse, Our Greatest Fear Is MIT

Fallout 4’s newest danger is robots and those who make them<p>America’s favorite apocalypse returns next Tuesday. Today Bethesda released the launch trailer for <i>Fallout 4</i>, the eighth game exploring the post-nuclear wasteland. Moving the series away from the West Coast where most of the games took …

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WATCH: Bizarre butterfly UFO branded one of clearest 'alien crafts' EVER caught on camera

SECURETEAM10•YouTubeThe odd<p>The odd-shaped "black craft" with several lights apparently on its underside is said to have been videod and photographed …

Who was John Titor, the 'time traveller' who came from 2036 to warn us of a nuclear war?

As the world celebrates Back to the Future Day, it has forgotten the unknown man whose 2001 internet postings might just have saved humanity<p>If time travel is possible, why haven’t we met any time travellers?<p>This was the question Stephen Hawking advanced on the topic of time warps. But it misses …

Teen Invents Headphones That Prevent Hearing Loss

Aegis Acoustics headphones were designed by 16-year-old Kingsley Cheng as a stylish-but-safe way listen to music. “The American Academy of Audiology reports that approximately 12 percent of all children ages 6–19 have noise-induced hearing loss. We’re here to change all that and make listening …

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The likeliest reasons why we haven’t contacted aliens are deeply unsettling

1/<p>Aliens 101: The Kardashev Scale & Fermi Paradox<p>Universal Pictures<p>Think about how far humanity has progressed in its short 200,000 years of …

Netanyahu visits Putin amid concerns about Russian involvement in Syria

<b>(CNN) —</b> With Russia apparently beefing up its military presence in Syria, some countries are getting nervous about what could happen -- including Israel.<p>Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday to discuss "the Middle East peace process and the …

Nintendo's New 'Pokémon Go' Could Bring Augmented Reality To The Masses

Teaming up Google spin-off Niantic labs to let you catch 'em all IRL<p>Time to put the cards and handheld games away and go outside. But not because you’ve been cooped up too long: because next year outside is where you’ll find Pokémon.<p>The Pokémon Company, in conjunction with Nintendo and Google …