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‘I’ve never seen anything like this’: Astronomers dazzled by brilliant supernova

A mysterious cataclysm in a neighboring galaxy was spotted in the sky above Hawaii last week, sending astronomers around the world scrambling to understand the source of the staggeringly brilliant flash.<p>“I’ve never seen anything like this before in the local universe,” said Stephen Smartt, an …

Universe

Asteroid with a 13-mile-high mountain is now visible to the naked eye

Look up in nighttime sky anytime between now and July 16, and you just might spy our solar system's brightest asteroid.<p>Vesta, a 326-mile-wide object …

Astronomy

Arctic Monkeys played first show in 4 years, debuted 5 new songs (setlist)

<b>Arctic Monkeys</b> played their first show in four years at The Observatory North Park in San Diego last night (5/2), which was also the first date of a …

Ancient Artifacts Smuggled by Hobby Lobby Traced to Mysterious Sumerian City

Some of the 5,500 stolen artifacts purchased by Hobby Lobby are believed to have originated in the long-lost city of Irisagrig.<p>Thousands of ancient Mesopotamian artifacts were smuggled by Hobby Lobby, the corporation behind a chain of arts and crafts stores, into the United States in 2011. Today, …

Archaeology

Landmarks on Pluto's Moon Charon Get Their First Official Names

Pluto's largest moon, Charon, has received its first official feature names. A dozen of the moon's landmarks have been given names honoring the …

Interstellar visitor 'Oumuamua' never should have left home, theories say

An interstellar object that whizzed through our solar system last year is confounding astronomers trying to understand how planets, comets and asteroids form.<p>The object, called 'Oumuamua, has a composition that suggests it should have formed close to its parent star. But in a twist, astronomers …

Astronomy

UFO enthusiasts are going crazy over this footage from 2016 recently posted to You Tube

The eerie clip shows a saucer-shaped object following the plane in its vapour trails before passing it completely.<p>The person who filed the clip said …

Paranormal

China’s runaway space station expected to crash into Europe

China’s Tiangong-1 space station is expected to crash into Earth on March 31, according to experts.<p>The out-of-control spacecraft launched back in …

Space Exploration

‘Oumuamua: Alien Visitor

David Grinspoon on ‘Oumuamua, the first interstellar object seen entering the solar system: it's really quite bizarre.The post ‘Oumuamua: Alien …

Early humans saw a rogue star pass close by our Solar System

These days we only really see stars in two contexts: our Sun, which is extremely close and holds us in its gravitational grip, and distant stars …

Saturn’s rings and several of its moons may be recent creations

NOT everything looks lovelier the longer and closer its inspection. But Saturn does. It is gorgeous through Earthly telescopes. However, the 13 years …

Deleting Facebook is easier said than done

Over the past few days, Facebook has come under intense scrutiny due to its previous relationship with Cambridge Analytica, a data-science company that secretly culled information from 50 million Facebook users. This has raised questions not only about the social network's role in the data harvest …

Social Media

Voyager 2 May Have Been Hacked as It Entered Deep Space

<i>“Just about 10 billion miles away from the Earth and all of the sudden it starts sending data in the language we don’t understand. It can be called</i> …

The 14 Tablets Of Enki The Anunnaki

by In5D<p>You may want to bookmark this page for future reference. Included is a series of fascinating videos that you may consider listening to when …

Your Script Is Your Calling Card

Reality check: your original spec screenplay is probably never going to get sold. But that’s okay because your primary goal is not to sell your …

18 Candid & Personal Photographs By Stanley Kubrick

One of the most obvious traits throughout all of Stanley Kubrick's films and work is his dedication and passion for conjuring up iconic imagery and …

Titan: Nasa scientists discover evidence 'that alien life exists on Saturn's moon'

Evidence that life exists on Titan, one of Saturn’s biggest moons, appears to have been uncovered by Nasa scientists.<p>Researchers at the space agency believe they have discovered vital clues that appeared to indicate that primitive aliens could be living on the moon.<p>Data from Nasa's Cassini probe …

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10 Cool Classic Arcade Games in the Internet Archive

Looking to try something fun and don't know where to begin? Here are some hidden gems in the Internet Archive's pile of treasure.<p>PCMag reviews …

Retrogaming

I Saw Humans On Mars, Claims A Former NASA Employee

Since a long time, astronomers are busy finding evidence of extra-terrestrial life. And when it comes to finding life on planets other than the …

Venom Vs. Anti-Venom in Fan Art by Isuardi Therianto

Yahoo is now part of Oath

Before you continue...<p>Yahoo is now part of the Oath family. Due to EU data protection laws, we (Oath), our vendors and our partners need your consent …

Privacy

FAA: Near-collisions between drones and airliners spike

After decades of steady improvements in air travel, a new report from the Federal Aviation Administration shows a surge in near-collisions between commercial airliners and drones.<p>Already this month, close calls have been reported from New Jersey to Kansas to Hawaii.<p>Since July 1, commercial …

Wu-Tang Clan – A Better Tomorrow

Supporting The Saga Continues, Wu-Tang Clan released a new music video for “If Time Is Money / Hood Go Bang.” The song features Method…<p>7 months ago …

James Cameron Says His 48 Fps Avatar Sequels Will Make You ‘Sh*t Yourself With Your Mouth Wide Open’

It’s one of those sad phenomena of fame – you work all your life to get rich and famous so people will like you, and then one day you wake up and discover that you’re too rich to relate to normal humans. I’m assuming that’s what happened to James Cameron, as his attempt to depict normal human …

‘Star Wars’ Film Series Reexamined Through the Lens of Complex Ring Composition Storytelling

The site Star Wars Ring Theory takes a fascinating and intensely detailed new look at the two <i>Star Wars</i> trilogies as seen through the lens of ring …

Movies