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Tau Boo Polar Shift on Earth

Could a rapid pole shift change the fate of life on Earth?

One of the doomsday hypotheses is a cataclysmic magnetic pole shift, which would result in widespread destruction from earthquakes, volcanoes, and floods. However, according to mainstream science a...
British Scientists join  search for Extraterrestrials

British Scientists join forces in the search for Extraterrestrials

A team of British scientists from 11 different institutions, including the renowned Jodrell Bank observatory, are joining forces in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence. The new network...
Earth leaking atmosphere - plasma

Earth leaking atmosphere into Space

The cluster mission of the European Space Agency (ESA) was introduced in 1982 with the goal to investigate the magnetosphere of Earth. Earth’s magnetic field extends from the inner core outwards and...
Extraterrestrial life

Americans Open Their Minds to the Possibility of Extraterrestrial Life

A Huffington Post / YouGov poll has revealed that half of Americans believe that life exists on other planets and as many as a quarter believe that extraterrestrials have already visited Earth. While...
Voyager 1: The first man-made object goes beyond our solar system

The first man-made object goes beyond our solar system

Voyager 1 is a small 700kg spacecraft that was launched in 1977 by NASA with the purpose of studying the outer edges of our solar system. It has already been more than 35 years travelling in the dark...
Y(4260) subatomic particles China Collider

Observations of a new particle may lead to a new form of matter

When it comes to subatomic particles we realize how little we know about matter and energy in general. At this level, the laws of physics begin to change and matter as we know it ceases to exist. A...
Habitable Planets

Newly Discovered Planetary System has Three Planets in Habitable Zone

A team of astronomers have discovered that three planets within a planetary system discovered by the ESO’s 3.6 metre telescope in Chile lie in the habitable zone around the star Gliese 667C , holding...
Kepler discovers new planets

NASA Telescope Discovers More than 500 New Alien Planet Candidates

NASA’s Kepler spacecraft, which is designed to detect Earth-size planets in the ‘Habitable Zone’, has discovered 503 new Earth-like planets which may be capable of supporting life, bringing the total...
Europa Ocean Water and Ice

Are Scientists Set to Discover Life Beneath Europa’s Underground Ocean?

Europa is one of Jupiter’s moons and slightly smaller than our moon. It was discovered by Galileo Galilei in 1610 and it was the first time that a moon orbiting another planet was discovered. What...
Antarctica’s new Map

Antarctica’s hidden mountains revealed

Antarctica has been covered with ice for thousands of years and yet it is now that for the first time we can see just how the mountain range under layers of ice looks thanks to the impressive work of...
Picture of the Atom of Hydrogen

Getting into a Hydrogen atom for the first time in History

Who would imagine a few decades ago that we would be able to photograph a Hydrogen atom. Well this has just happened. A team of scientists have taken a photo of a hydrogen atom which even shows the...
water on Mars Supported Life

Most Convincing Evidence Yet that Mars Supported Life

We recently reported on a finding showing that smooth surfaced pebbles found on Mars indicated that rivers of water once flowed on the surface of Mars. However, until now, it was believed that water...
Ancient Volcanic Data - Ireland

Scientists Use Ancient Knowledge to Understand Volcanic Activity

In yet another example of the wisdom and advanced knowledge of our ancestors, modern day scientists have drawn upon the climate records produced by Irish monks between 431 to 1649 AD to discover a...
Moon and its atmosphere - Water

Moon and its atmosphere, what you probably do not know

Many people believe that there is no atmosphere at all on the Moon. Well, that is not the case. There is atmosphere on the moon but it is just that it is less dense compared to Earth’s atmosphere. So...
Mammoth Blood - Revival of Species

Could Discovery of Mammoth Blood Lead to Revival of Species?

Researchers have uncovered the carcass of a female mammoth in Russia which may include 10,000-year-old mammoth blood , paving the way for the potential to revive a remarkable species from our ancient...
Scientists Unveil Mind-Powered Helicopter

Scientists Unveil Mind-Powered Helicopter

The world was shocked when Ben Rich, Director of Lockheed Skunk Works (secret research and development facility) admitted on his deathbed that extraterrestrial UFO visitors are real and that their...

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