The Tyrannosaurus Rex (Also known as T-Rex), a carnivorous dinosaur from the Cretaceous Period is probably one of the most famous dinosaurs that people are familiar with, featured prominently in the logo for the Jurassic Park film series for example. However there is now a new relative of the T-Rex, as the fossils of a […]Read more "Alaskan Cousin to the T-Rex Discovered"
A science fiction series known for revolutionizing the FPS (First-Person-Shooter) genre of videogames, Halo, depicts a future war between humanity and an alien alliance known as the Covenant. As the title suggests, a major plot point of the game involves giant structures called “halos” built by an ancient alien race. While everything else in the […]Read more "Ring Habitats in Space"
Unbeknownst to many, there was an unidentified noise recorded by NOAA, or the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, during summer of 1997 in the southern Pacific Ocean. This noise, nicknamed “The Bloop,” was loud enough to be heard by two SOSUS microphones that were spaced apart by roughly three-thousand miles; SOSUS stands for Sound Surveillance System, and was originally operated […]Read more "The Noises Underneath The Ocean"
For several years (And still today) there was a fear that eventually resources such as oil and natural gas would run out, leading some to believe there would be a collapse in civilization or a war over resources. This has led some scientists to suggest the mining of asteroids, for resources such as water and […]Read more "Planetary Resources: A Step Ahead"
SpaceShip Two, currently being developed by Virgin Galactic as a possible beginning for the space tourism industry, recently made its second test flight on September 5th, 2013. This is but another step towards space for the general public, which would allow more people to experience what previously only a few could hope for.Read more "Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShip Two"
With a name that sounds both fantastic and unreal, the Stargate Project was in fact a program devised by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). The purpose of the program was to determine if “unusual” methods of intelligence gathering, such as remote viewing, were truly viable. There was evidence that other countries, such as the […]Read more "The Stargate Project"
This morning on February 15th, 2013 a meteorite exploded over the Ural region inside the Russian Federation. Roughly over a thousand people have been injured so far, and many buildings in Chelyabinsk have been damaged by the explosion. The Russian Army and police have been sent to secure the area and search for impact sites, […]Read more "Meteor Explodes Over Russia"