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Is AI a Threat to Christianity?

Are you there, God? It’s I, robot.<p>In his relatively short tenure, Pope Francis has been hard at work welcoming spiritual seekers into the Catholic Church. He’s refused to judge LGBT people, sought to integrate divorced couples, and extended priests’ ability to forgive abortion. But Francis’s wide …

Artificial Intelligence

Minority Report-style AI learns to predict if people are criminals from their facial features

Researchers have created a machine that they claim can tell if a person is a convicted criminal simply from their facial features.<p>The artificial intelligence, created at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, was able to correctly identify criminals from a selection of 186 photos nine out of 10 times by …

Mysterious blue sphere spotted zooming past Sun by NASA satellite

This 'UFO' was first captured by NASA'S SECCHI STEREO HI1 satellite on November 15.<p>A set of photographs taken by a NASA satellite apparently depicts …

Chinese Scientists Become First to Use CRISPR Gene-Editing on Humans

Chinese scientists are attempting to use CRISPR to develop a new treatment for cancer patients, and the U.S. will soon follow their lead.<p>A team of Chinese scientists from Sichuan University in Chengdu have become the first to inject a person with cells modified with the gene-editing tool …

Release date announced for robot chef which can cook any meal and wash up after itself

Imagine a robot chef that can make any dish you ask for - and then does all the washing up too.<p>Moley is releasing a robot which does just this in 2018, and it will have unlimited access to chefs and their recipes worldwide.<p>On their website, they say: "Imagine dishes from top Michelin-starred …

Some Pacific Islanders Have DNA Not Linked To Any Known Human Ancestor

Researchers have now uncovered the DNA of a previously unknown group of hominids.<p>Children from the village of Hanuabada play cricket in the streets …

Papua New Guinea

Jews, Christians and UNESCO's Jerusalem resolution

UNESCO chose a rather odd time to ratify its resolution against Israel’s “occupation of Al-Aqsa Mosque/Al-Haram Al-Sharif” and Jerusalem’s Old City.<p>The declaration, which was initially submitted by Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, and Sudan, officially claims those sites as the …

UN Rewrites Jewish History, and Jews Look on the Bright Side

Israel loses vote, but picks up much-needed support.<p>A resolution adopted by a United Nations committee that essentially denies any historical Jewish connection to the Temple Mount in Jerusalem received widespread condemnation last week. The absurdity of the resolution, however, may end up giving …

FALSE: 'The Catholic Church Will Change Its Same-Sex Marriage Stance or It Will Be Banned from the U.S.'

CLAIM<p>Tim Kaine threatened to ban the Catholic Church from the United States if they didn't change their stance on gay marriage.<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>On 12 …

LGBTQI

The Pope has proof of alien life, according to leaked email

Wikileaks have just released around 2,000 emails with one email maybe suggesting that the Vatican has evidence of extraterrestrial life.<p>Astronaut …

From adult toys to lovers: Would you have sex with a robot?

Would you have sex with a robot? No? How about if that robot was indistinguishable from a human being? Worse? Better? Could you fall in love with an …

Robotics

Truck’s near miss with pedestrian spawns strange Putin teleportation theory (VIDEO, POLL)

The ability to instantaneously leap from one place to another far away has been so far confined to sci-fi novels and movies.<p>But that hasn’t stopped …

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BREAKING - Russia Prime Minister Warns US And Arab Countries: Invading Syria “Will Start a New World War” Putin Blaming America For Tearing Apart The Post-Cold War Stability. All Of Us Are Now In Great Danger

Russia Prime Minister Warns<p>By Hal Turner<p>Russia has publicly warned Saudi Arabia, the US, and other countries, they risk “a new world war” if they act …

Middle East

The Aliens Are Coming But How Will We Cope?

When the astronomer Percival Lowell claimed he had found canals on Mars, that might have been the first truly scientific attempt to prove alien life …

Pope Francis

Seeing a Medieval Viking Ulfberht Sword Get Made Today Is So Damn Awesome

Medieval Viking Ulfberht swords are some of the most famous swords in history because they were so obscenely strong that it’s almost unbelievable …

Archaeology

11 Hidden Spots to Enter the Underworld

A world tour of the gateways of Hell.<p>Hades. Naraka. Guinee. Xibalba. Though names may differ from one set of teachings to another, almost every …

Drudge Report is spreading a conspiracy about Bill Clinton it debunked in 1999

Look at the front page of the Drudge Report on Monday — 35 days before the presidential election — and the top headline baselessly alleges Bill Clinton, spouse of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, has a secret son, Danney Williams.<p>It’s an unfounded rumor that dates back to 1992, when …

Government

44-year-old British man could be first to receive HIV cure

A 44-year-old British man may be the first person to receive a cure for HIV through a therapy developed by researchers from five universities. …

Terrified woman woken by 'ghost' in the middle of the night who tugs at her bedsheets and switches light on and off

A woman who was sound asleep got the fright of her life when she was awoken by a GHOST in her room.<p>This incredible video shows that, although she was …

Paranormal

The Mystery Of Ancient Vimana – Flying Machines That Were On Earth 6000 Years Ago

If we go back to Ancient Indian history, their sacred texts – Vedas talk about amazing flying ships that came to Earth around 6000 years ago – …

Save on Tesla Powerwall home batteries by joining a 'virtual power plant'

CrowdNett pays you for a small slice of power<p>Powering your home from sunlight is a dream shared by many, but cost-prohibitive for most. Solar energy might be free, but only after you pay for the panels, inverters, and storage systems, <i>and</i> pay someone to install it all. But what if you could …

9-Year-Old Boy Graduates High School and Starts College, Wants to Become Astrophysicist: 'I Want to Prove That God Does Exist'

At 9 years old, William Maillis is like a lot of other boys his age, enjoying video games, knock-knock jokes, sports and hanging out with friends. …

Going inside Jerusalem's underground city of the dead

<b>Jerusalem (CNN) —</b> In Jerusalem's largest cemetery the deceased have a need that the living cannot fulfill: more space.<p>The Givat Shaul cemetery, which sprawls across a hilltop on the northwestern edge of the city, contains more than 200,000 burial spots, and nearly every one is full, marked with a …

Archaeology