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Former Pentagon UFO official: 'We may not be alone'

<b>(CNN) —</b> A former Pentagon official who led a recently revealed government program to research potential UFOs said Monday evening that he believes there is evidence of alien life reaching Earth.<p>"My personal belief is that there is very compelling evidence that we may not be alone," Luis Elizondo …

UFOs

Scientists “hack” a computer using DNA: Malware was encoded in strands of genetic code

Using synthetic DNA, the researchers infected a gene-sequencing machine by corrupting its software<p>In what sounds like a script from a dystopian …

Genetics

Curiosity snaps fast-moving clouds in the Martian sky

Even robots exploring other planets need to take some time to unwind and just watch the clouds for a while. The Curiosity rover, which just last week …

Mars Rover

The Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole is Proving Einstein Correct

As if he needs it.<p>Sitting at the center of the Milky Way galaxy lies a supermassive black hole named Sagittarius A* (Sgr A*), possessing the mass of …

Black Holes

How to kill fruit flies, according to a scientist

As a researcher who works on fruit flies, I often get asked how to get them out of someone’s kitchen. This happens to fly researchers often enough …

How to Slam Dunk Creationists When It Comes to The Theory of Evolution

Because this argument is barely worth having.<p>The 2001 discovery of the seven million-year-old Sahelanthropus, the first known upright ape-like …

DeMario Jackson's Ex Puts a Bow On Her Assets!!!

<b>Lexi Thexton</b>'s message to <b>DeMario Jackson</b> for ditching her to go on "<b>The Bachelorette</b>?" -- the pose says it all ... ya assed out on getting …

Celebrity News

How Quickly Are The Pillars Of Creation Being Destroyed?

The Eagle Nebula is a large, active, star-forming region located 7,000 light years away.<p>Near its heart, beside a massive collection of new stars, lie the Pillars of Creation.<p>Imaged in breathtaking detail in 1995, a 20-year follow-up was done, showcasing additional details, larger field-of-view, and …

Cosmology

Neil DeGrasse Tyson's answer to 'What if we could live forever?' will change how you think about time

But what if you could have more time? What if you had all the time you needed to do everything on your list? No, you don't need to wish on a magic lamp — you just need to change how you perceive time and refocus your energies.<p>This is what Neil deGrasse Tyson does.<p>For those unfamiliar with Tyson, he …

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Trump administration sides with employers in Supreme Court labor case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration on Friday sided with employers in a Supreme Court case over the rights of workers to bring class action lawsuits against companies, court documents showed.<p>Reversing a position staked out earlier by the Obama administration, which backed employees, the …

Trump Administration

The US just sold $500 million of arms to Saudi Arabia, keeping the Middle East’s nastiest conflicts inflamed

A game-changing event happened this past Tuesday, and it wasn’t attorney general Jeff Sessions testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee.<p>While Sessions was getting grilled, other senators were debating the wisdom of selling a roughly $500 million package of air-to-ground, GPS-guided …

Middle East
Donald Trump

Ethics chief: Waiver that covers Bannon is 'problematic'

A top government ethics official is taking issue with a White House waiver that allows chief strategist Steve Bannon to talk to the news organization he used to run.<p>Walter Shaub, the director of the Office of Government Ethics, told lawmakers in a letter Tuesday that the waiver was "problematic" …

Donald Trump

We May Live in a Massive Cosmic Void

Earth is pretty insignificant. Though once thought to occupy the hallowed center of our universe, researchers now know our planet is just one of …

NASA-Funded Startup to Build Fusion-Powered Rockets - ExtremeTech

By on June 13, 2017 at 3:30 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Nuclear fusion is the process that …

How Superfluid Dark Matter Mimics an Old Idea About Gravity

Does the force of gravity change at large scales? Perhaps not, but a new theory of dark matter shows why that could appear to be the case.<p>Two …

A Dark Mystery: How Black Holes May Have Created Dark Matter

Science loves dark matter, even though nobody could tell for sure what exactly dark matter is. Even normal persons did hear about it and there are so …

Dark Matter

Scientists Have Discovered a Brand New Type of Neuron

Meet the "neighbourhood cell".<p>A new type of neuron has been discovered in rats' brains by University of Amsterdam (UvA) researchers that plays a key …

South Korea's president launches investigation into U.S.-backed missile system

South Korea's new President Moon Jae-in ordered a probe into the U.S.-backed THAAD missile defense system on Tuesday, potentially jeopardizing a major military project designed to intercept North Korean missiles.<p>In March, Washington and Seoul deployed the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or …

Physicists Are Probing The Centre of Our Galaxy to Find The Missing Fifth Force of Nature

"If true, it's revolutionary."<p>Our current understanding of the Universe states that it's governed by four fundamental forces: gravity, …

Physics

The Russian Space Shuttle That Never Was

Space Exploration

The scientific breakthrough that enabled physicists to solve the puzzle of infinity

During the mid 20th century, physicists were grappling with a perplexing puzzle. It seemed that every time they applied equations to explain fundamental properties we see and experience around us — like the mass of a particle or what happens when two particles interact with each other — they always …

Physics

Turkish president Erdogan 'looked on' as aides beat Kurdish protesters in DC

The Donald Trump administration is facing growing calls for a forceful response to violence on American soil, after a new video emerged appearing to show Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan looking on as members of his security team attacked protesters in Washington.<p>The footage, released by …

Donald Trump

A Strange, Primitive Atmosphere Has Been Discovered Around a Water-Rich Alien World

We didn't know planets like this were possible.<p>Unexpected findings about the atmosphere of a distant Neptune-sized world have surprised scientists, …

Astronomy

'Baby Dragon' Found In China Is The Newest Species Of Dinosaur

Meet <i>Beibeilong sinensis,</i> the most recently identified dinosaur species.<p>The name means "baby dragon from China." The dinosaur had massive feathered wings and a birdlike skull. It probably looked most like a cassowary, flightless birds slightly smaller than an ostrich.<p>But the <i>Beibeilong</i> was much …

Dinosaurs

Science hero Neil deGrasse Tyson delivers his most inspiring message yet

Scientific discovery has transformed the world, bringing us life-saving medicine, globe-trotting transportation, and the powerful, tiny computer …

Scientists Have Found the Beating Heart of a Distant Black Hole

More evidence has revealed that supermassive black holes could have jet-like functions, pumping out hot gas in huge bursts, kind of like a heart does …

Universe

Quantum computers will blow your mind

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Weather