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Why haven't we found aliens yet? Maybe they're all dead

If the universe is so full of the building blocks for life as we know it, why haven't we found any? Because all the aliens are extinct, a new paper proposes.<p>The number of stars in the universe is uncountable. The number of planets potentially even higher. Earth is just one small, pale blue dot …

Carbon Dioxide

U.S. Army PSYOPS: Anti-ISIS Leaflet Drop

A few days ago, American PSYOP publicly announced its involvement in the fight against Daesh in a spectacular way: the rarely-used leaflet bomb. The …

U.S. Army

Take A Leap Into The US Army Golden Knight Jump Team's Surreal World

Touring around the nation and jumping out of airplanes in front of millions of people, all on the Army's dime? That's pretty Rockstar, and these guys …

12 Most Amazing Underwater Discoveries - Our Oceans Are Full Of Secrets!

Share this:<p><b>MessageToEagle.com</b> – Discover an amazing underwater world you never thought existed!<p>Our oceans are full of secrets. Buried beneath the …

Archaeology

10 Discoveries That Change How You Picture The Ancient Earth

Modern science has learned a lot about Earth’s past, and researchers have uncovered some surprising details that go against everything we take for …

Yellowstone Volcano: 98 Earthquakes Revealed In Latest Report By USGS

In the latest update of the Yellowstone volcano by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), October registered 98 total earthquakes in the …

6 Real Planets That Put Science Fiction to Shame

George Lucas dreamed up planets with two suns and cloud cities, and Gene Roddenberry invented dozens of worlds that were all suspiciously similar to …

5 Real Planets Way Weirder Than Anything in Science Fiction

Movies and TV often present us with strange, alien worlds, and those worlds are often "themed" -- like a planet that's just a giant forest, or a vast …

Facebook Conducted Another Secret Experiment On Users

Facebook quietly tweaked the news feeds of 1.9 million users before the 2012 election so they would see more "hard news" shared by friends.<p>That change may have boosted voter turnout by as much as 3 percent, according to a little-known study first disclosed Friday by Mother Jones.<p>For the study, news …

Despite wounds, Medal of Honor recipient killed up to 175 enemies, saved comrades

As many as 175 enemy troops killed, 18 wounds from enemy fire, 38 hours of battle, 48 hours evading the North Vietnamese troops in the bush -- and one tiger. Those are the numbers behind Sgt. Maj. Bennie Adkins' Medal of Honor, an award he received from President Barack Obama in a White House …

Dark snow: from the Arctic to the Himalayas, the phenomenon that is accelerating glacier melting

Industrial dust and soil, blown thousands of miles, settle on ice sheets and add to rising sea level threat<p>When American geologist Ulyana Horodyskyj set up a mini weather station at 5,800m on Mount Himlung, on the Nepal-Tibet border, she looked east towards Everest and was shocked. The world's …

Hypnosis: The day my mind was 'possessed'

Scientists are using hypnosis to understand why some people believe they’re inhabited by paranormal beings. To find out more, David Robson discovered what it’s like to lose his mind.<p>I am lying on my back and trapped in a gleaming white tunnel, the surface barely six inches from my nose. There is a …

The Brain

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Scientists Figured Out How Magic Mushrooms Alter The Mind -- And It Has To Do With Dreaming

Thomson Reuters<p>LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists studying the effects of the psychedelic chemical in magic mushrooms have found the human brain displays …

Study maps fracking methane risk to drinking water

<b>A major study into the potential of fracking to contaminate drinking water with methane has been published.</b><p>The British Geological Survey and the Environment Agency have mapped where key aquifers in England and Wales coincide with locations of shale.<p>The research reveals this occurs under nearly half …

Fracking

Time travel could soon become a reality claim physicists

Could time travel soon become a reality? Physicists simulate sending quantum light particles into the past<p><b>University of Queensland scientists</b> …

Quantum Physics

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014: shortlist

Astronomy

Homni: The new superorganism taking over Earth

Is our species evolving into something new? Gaia Vince makes the provocative argument that humanity is transforming, and it is already having a huge effect on life on our planet.<p>In Ancient Greek mythology, the Earth Goddess Gaia had nine titan sons, who attempted to control not just the Earth, but …

Mega Cities

Going to the beach? Watch this video

Rip currents – sometimes called by the misnomer rip tide – flow outward from beaches, sometimes faster than humans can swim. Here’s what to do if you …

Freaky Higgs Physics Suggests The Universe Shouldn't Exist

The universe shouldn't exist — at least according to a new theory.<p>Modeling of conditions soon after the Big Bang suggests the universe should have collapsed just microseconds after its explosive birth, the new study suggests.<p>"During the early universe, we expected cosmic inflation — this is a rapid …

US police departments are increasingly militarised, finds report

• ACLU cites soaring use of war zone equipment and tactics • Swat teams increasingly deployed in local police raids • Seven civilians killed and 46 injured in incidents since 2010<p>At 3am on 28 May, Alecia Phonesavanh was asleep in the room she was temporarily occupying together with her husband and …

Scientists uncover a secret of aging: Young blood helps restore elderly mice

A group of studies focused on properties of blood linked to rejuvenation, and human clinical trials are coming soon<p>Three studies, two from Harvard and one from Stanford, track the miraculous ability of young blood to rejuvenate both mental and physical abilities in aging mice. Harvard reported …

50 Influential Photographs That Changed Human History

1 of 51<p>Family members pass Kosovar refugee Agim Shala, 2, through a barbed wire fence into the hands of grandparents at an Albania camp, March 1999.<p>2 …

World Trade Center

Senate quietly drops drone transparency provision

The New York Times’ Mark Mazzetti joins to discuss the losing battle to find out who is being killed in America’s secret drone war.

Your Friendly Neighborhood Drug Dealer

Working in America’s everyday black-market economy<p>As “Carlo” walks around New York City, his gentle manner, warm smile, and crisp button-down shirts do nothing to betray that he has some $10,000 in illegal drugs stashed in his pockets.<p>In his 30s and from the Upper West Side, Carlo is a dealer in …

Report: British Army Sniper's Single Shot Kills 6 Taliban

A shot fired by a British Army sniper at a suspected Taliban fighter in Afghanistan last December ended up killing not just the man in the marksman's sights but also five other men who were thought to be militant soldiers, <i>The Telegraph</i> reports.<p>News of the unidentified sniper's shot is just being …

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Retired Marine Reveals Secret Suffering of Male Military Rape Victims

Former Marine Lance Corporal Jeremiah Arbogast tried to kill himself after he watched his rapist walk free. He shared his story, Wednesday, in hopes …