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8 Subconscious Behaviors That Are Keeping You From Having The Life You Want

Every generation has a “monoculture” of sorts, a governing pattern or system of beliefs that people unconsciously accept as “truth.”<p>It’s easy to …

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Meditation Makes Us More Aware Of Our Unconscious, Study Suggests

Imagine being in a dark room holding a flashlight. You can only see where you're pointing the light, and only what the light reaches. This room is your mind, and what the flashlight reveals is your limited awareness of it.<p>But a new study suggests that people who practice meditation may extend the …


Bizarre Beijing ruling says iPhone 6 copies Chinese phone, Apple must halt sales

<i>Update: Apple has now issued a statement.</i><p>iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus as well as iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus and iPhone SE models are all available for sale today in China. We appealed an administrative order from a regional patent tribunal in Beijing last month and as a result the order has been …

Elon Musk Thinks That Our Existence Is Someone Else's Video Game

Elon Musk must have taken the red pill.<p>The eccentric tech mogul made plenty of bold claims during Recode's annual Code Conference on Wednesday -- including that we'll put humans on Mars by 2025 -- but this one takes the cake: Musk believes that our very existence is quite possibly an elaborate …

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Finally! CIA Releases 'X-Files' Docs, Details 'How To Investigate' UFOs

An odd thing happened this past week involving the real CIA, some fictional FBI agents and the oft-disputed truth about this country's investigation into UFOs.<p>Just three days prior to the long-awaited return of "The X-Files," the Central Intelligence Agency posted two rather extraordinary items on …


Canadian 'UFO sightings' nearly broke a record in 2015

In spite of sensational stories, the report claims there is no incontrovertible evidence that some UFO cases have involved contact with extraterrestrial creatures.<p>The reports can be found here. The average number of sightings has been going up every year for years. The average since 1989 in 2015 …


Is There a UFO Cover-up? A Government Insider Speaks Out

About six months ago, our board at UFODATA was privileged to welcome Christopher Mellon as the newest member of our team. Chris spent nearly 20 years in the federal government serving in various national security positions. For the first time, he has agreed to speak publicly about his experiences …


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The new Apple TV will launch without its best new feature

Apple’s plan to roll out a TV subscription service has reportedly been pushed back, yet again. According to <i>Bloomberg</i>, Apple is still planning to roll …

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Not That There's Anything Wrong With These: 5 'Sein-Fail' Episodes

'Seinfeld' gave us many great episodes; here are a handful that run the gamut from 'eh' to 'can't stand ya'<p>4<p><b>Aired:</b> Apr 18, 1991<p><b>Season:</b> 2<p>In one of the …

Dave Grohl Says Crowdsourced Shows May 'Change the Game' of Touring

"If people want us to come somewhere, maybe we'll come there," rocker says of fan-orchestrated Richmond show<p>Dave Grohl said the fan-orchestrated and …

Master of Their Domain: 10 Great 'Seinfeld' Episodes

From 'The Comeback' to 'The Contest,' these are the 'Seinfelds' we can't get enough of<p><i>Seinfeld</i> was the Beatles of sitcoms, at once groundbreaking and …