News Stories

November 2008

Will we soon get a Jurassic Park?for REAL?

A team of researchers claim that they can create a mammoth from ancient DNA for $10 million and sell them to zoos around the world. The price seems high, but it's around the same amount that museums have recently paid for dinosaur fossils.

They were able to get the DNA from hair taken from deep-frozen woolly mammoth carcasses. Though...

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Found: UFO Debris

A mysterious UFO crash in Cyprus 35 years ago may finally be solved. In the Cyprus Mail, Nathan Morley quotes Britishsoldier Tom Clarke as saying, "We were all awoken at about 2 am by a brilliant bluish dazzling bright light in the sky, what happened next is hard to explain. There was not an explosion, but we were all hit by a shockwave and...

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Exercise & Rest

You need BOTH to stave off cancer! - If you eat too much Thanksgiving dinner, remember this: exercise is good for more than just your waistline. Regular physical activity can lower a woman's overall risk of cancer?but ONLY if she gets a good night's sleep.

Cancer researcher James McClain says, "Greater participation in...

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Fat?

Maybe it's the sports - Sports fans have a higher Body Mass Index (BMI) than do people who are less personally committed and emotionally involved with a sports team.?and it's not just because they don't get off the couch! For some mysterious reason, the guys who go to the ball park are just as unhealthy (could it be because hot...

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Thanksgiving

How did it start? - We all know that Thanksgiving didn't REALLY start with the pilgrims, but how DID it start?

The current version of Thanksgiving was created by a journalistic crusader, and would have been unrecognizable to the Pilgrims it supposedly honors. The holiday came about through fifty years of relentless...

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Hair Turned White? TURN IT BACK!

This happened to Whitley: Sometimes illness or shock can cause your hair to turn white overnight. Now there may be a way to reverse this process.

German researchers recreated a naturally-occurring molecule called K(D)PT, which is similar to the hormones that stimulate melanin, which controls skin and hair color. When they treated hair...

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Why Teens are Terrible Drivers

One of the causes of juvenile delinquency is impulsiveness?teens don't think before they act. It could be because their brains haven't finished developing yet.

But no matter what the reason is, a new study reveals that teens who drive without a license are disproportionately involved in fatal crashes. A survey of more than 5,000 teens...

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Health Gap Between Rich & Poor

...and between blacks & whites - We know that the reason blacks get sicker than whites can be partially traced to environment. So maybe we ought to improve their environments!

Scottish researchers have discovered that just a small amount of greenery?trees, bushes and flowers?planted around places where poor people...

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The Surge (Again)

In the Sunday New York Times, there was yet another editorial (this time by Donald Rumsfeld) defending the surge, which made us decide to post a reminder about Anne Strieber's diary on this topic.

NOTE: This news story, previously published on our old site, will have any links removed.

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Whitley's Journal: The Coming Depression

Over the last few months, Whitley Strieber has written an outstanding series of journals about the coming recession, but his latest one is the most powerful of all! In it, he indicts the Bush government for trying desperately to lay the blame on the incoming administration. He writes: "So, who will buy the trillions of dollars of new American...

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CNN'S American Morning to Feature UFO Week

Beginning on Monday morning, when Clinton White House Chief of Staff and head of the Obama transition team JohnPodesta, along with astronaut Edgar Mitchell and Dan Akroyd, all tell their own UFO stories, CNN'S morning show will spend the week with aliens and UFOs.

Click here to watch the report that includes an update on the Phoenix...

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Gene Clash

Researchers think that brain disorders such as autism and schizophrenia are the result of a clash of incompatible genes between the mother and the father.

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Feeling Sleepy?

That's because parts of your brain are actually asleep - There's no control center in your brain that dictates when it's time for you to drift off to dreamland. Instead, sleep creeps up on you as independent groups of brain cells become fatigued and switch into a sleep state even while you are still (mostly) awake. Eventually,...

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Psychopaths!

How do psychopaths (who are all around us) find their victims? A new study suggests they are deeply attuned to vulnerable people.

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Maybe We Should WALK Instead

A new study shows that just 3 months of aerobic exercise decreased body fat and calorie intake in overweight and obese people, and researchers this is due to a basic change in the central nervous system. Exercise can even help you stave off colon cancer. Many experts now consider colon cancer a largely preventable disease, but a new study finds...

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Will Gas Prices Go Up or Down?

First they were high, now they're low?what's predicted for the future? What plans should we make for the holiday season if we want to drive to visit friends and family?

Engineer Peter Clark thinks that gasoline prices will continue to drop. He says, "The price of oil has dropped into the $60 to $70 a barrel range, and therefore there is...

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Whitley on Sci Fi TV Series TONIGHT

Tune into George Noory's new nightly interview show on the Sci Fi cable channel at 11 pm Pacific on Wednesday, Nov. 19, when he will talk to Whitley about his personal Visitor experiences and to Linda Howe about the incredible UFO sightings in Texas that she reported on extensively for Dreamland. Remember: subscribers can still listen to these...

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Feeling SAD?

Even though Thanksgiving and Christmas are coming? - It's not normal to feel down during the holidays, but many people do. Often times, family gatherings, which should bring joy, cause stress and this year could be worse because of the country's poor financial shape.

With the days shortening toward winter, many people...

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William Henry: US Capitol Works Like Egyptian Pyramid

In the fascinating subscriber interview with Anne Strieber, Dreamland host William Henry tells about the incredible Egyptian symbolism he has discovered all over America, including the fact that the Capitol Building is actually a temple of transformation! (And if only some of our politicians can become transformed, maybe our country will make...

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The Chinese May Bail Us Out

?.by buying General Motors and Chrysler - In The Truth About Cars website, Bertel Schmitt says that China's daily business newspaper, the 21st Century Business Herald, has reported that a "senior official of China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology" has hinted that "the auto manufacturing giants in China have the...

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Whitley on Coast to Coast AM TONIGHT

On Tuesday, November 18 Whitley will be on Coast to Coast AM with George Noory, starting at around 10:30 pm Pacific.Click here to find out where YOU can listen.

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Autism Somehow Connected to Rain

This theory is based on a comparison of autism with the weather records from three West Coast states: California, Oregon and Washington State. Researchers found that rates of autism were higher in children who lived in states where it rained a lot during their first 3 years.

How can this be? Since we suspect that autism is caused by a...

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Don't Blame China

WE may have a melamine problem too! - In the November 17 edition of the New York Times, James E. McWilliams reports that "?Melamine is?integral to the material life of any industrialized society. It's a common ingredient in cleaning products, waterproof plywood, plastic compounds, cement, ink and fire-retardant paint. Chemical...

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FDA Finally Acts

How to tell if food is made in China: Read the barcode! - The FDA is finally acting! They have started blocking milk products from China that may be contaminated with melamine.

In BBC News, Jonathan Beale reports that the FDA has not only banned milk imports, it has issued a nationwide "import alert," since this has to...

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Malaria May be Vanquished at Last

Your computer purchases may have helped to finally vanquish a long time killer.

As the climate warms, malaria-carrying mosquitoes may eventually arrive in the Northern hemisphere, so it's not a moment too soon.

A new class of medicine has been found that kills the parasite that causes the most lethal form of human malaria....

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Will the World End TODAY?

According to Richard Boylan it will...or was this just one of those baseless predictions that seem to be everywhere lately?

NOTE: This news story, previously published on our old site, will have any links removed.

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Space Traffic

...and pee problems in space - Outer space is a busy thoroughfare of satellites operated by many nations. Earth orbits are crowded with active spacecraft, as well as dead or dying satellites. We're even littering there! There is also the problem of?peeing in space (and they have much more important things to concern them up...

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Send Email

...using only your brain! - We have reported before on technology that will enable paraplegics to control an internet cursor using only their brain waves. Now researchers may have found a way for them to send email that way too (and it's one way to avoid spam)!

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Who (or What) is Changing our Climate?

While Earth has experienced many changes in climate over the past 65 million years, recent decades have experienced the most significant climate change since the beginning of human civilized societies about 5,000 years ago. We can't blame the sun (especially not now), so who CAN we blame? The answer, alas, is us.

In 2007, a report by the...

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Recession Shopping: Get Less for the Same Price

?instead of charging more (too obvious) - Manufacturers of food and cleaning products are reducing the size of their packages, so they can keep their prices the same. This has been done in the past, but now that there's a recession on, there's likely to be a lot more of this in future.

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