Crystal Escamilla

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Scientist Solves Mystery of Green Lightning, Says It's Surprisingly Common

Eerie flashes of green lightning happen often in thunderstorms--but usually stay hidden in clouds.<p><b>In May 2008, Chile's Chaiten volcano violently erupted, spewing out clouds of dirty ash and illuminating the dark sky with a most unusual kind of lightning.</b><p><b>Photographer Carlos Gutierrez captured the</b> …

Discovery Of DNA 'Biological Clock' Could Get Us Closer To Immortality

The identification of the DNA markers associated with ageing has brought us one step closer to the ever-elusive Fountain of Youth. UCLA geneticist …

5 Women Scientists Whose Amazing Discoveries Were Stolen By A Man

<i>Sexism and the effects on women scientists.</i><p>We’ve come a long way, baby, but science remains a biased industry. Deep rooted sexism has existed in the …

Yellowstone volcano would be 2,000 times the size of Mount St Helens

New study reveals that the magma chamber beneath Yellowstone National Park more than double the size previously thought and a potential supervolcano would erupt with mammoth force<p>The hot molten rock beneath Yellowstone National Park is 2 ½ times larger than previously estimated, meaning the park's …

I think HAARP has been up to something recently.

I think HAARP has been up to something recently.<p>HAARP may be responsible for more 'man-made natural disasters' (of which, everyone somehow only thinks are just ordinary 'natural disasters').<p>When I was looking for the videos on YouTube, the search results for 'HAARP-induced nautural disasters' were displayed.<br>While in the same spot where I get the best reception; immediately after the video results were shown, my connection then timed-out.<p>When I got back to the same search, nothing appeared on …

Aliens and Mega-Disasters-S4/E4

There are numerous historical, religious and mythic accounts of ancient civilizations being wiped out by volcanoes, earthquakes, floods, and meteors. …

Guardian of the galaxy: The woman planning for a space catastrophe

<b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p>Disaster Playground follows scientists planning for space catastrophes<br>• 'Failure is not an option' mantra associated with space exploration<br>• Women need to be promoted in space industry<br>• Funds to deal with asteroid threat must continue<p><i>Editor's note: Leading Women connects you to</i> …

MOST BRUTAL Natural Disasters

TransAlchemy

Virtual Reality Simulation Game: Alchemy, singularity, technology, occult, art, video, science, hacking, god, religion, theology, philosophy

Team Obama’s Doublespeak

<b>Team Obama’s Doublespeak</b><p>George Orwell’s classic novel about totalitarianism, 1984, was a cautionary tale about the manipulation of words by government and media to obscure reality and control populations.<p>These days, characterizations by the Obama administration and the press of strategically significant developments and potential, or actual, adversaries materially affect our understanding of such things – and our ability to respond appropriately.<p>Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan became “overseas …

Cryopreservation: ‘I freeze people to cheat death’

Max More will have his brain frozen after he dies, and he’s not alone. Rose Eveleth asks him why he signed up – and how the strange procedure of cryopreserving bodies actually works.<p>In 1972 Max More saw a children’s science fiction television show called Time Slip that featured characters being …

Singularity

Earth & Moon: looking pretty tiny from 6 million miles away. Pic taken by @NASAJuno #OTD 2011. http://t.co/socgnM72Wz