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Physics May Have a New, Fifth Fundamental Force of Nature

…smashing quarks known as “beauty quarks” (an alternative name for “bottom” quarks), the team found that between the electrons and muons that were created from the high-energy collisions there were…read more


Industrial CO2 Capture Project in Iceland Stores Carbon Deep Within the Earth

…storage capacity of 7.5 trillion tons, more than the total emissions of all the fossil fuels on Earth. “It will never be the only solution,” said Aradottir. “We are ambitious…read more


Things to Come in ’21: Why to Worry, Why to Hope

…Also, there are some remarkable advances taking place in the area of fusion energy, and when they come onstream, they will hasten the end of the use of fossil fuelsread more


As Above, So Below: New Study Finds Striking Similarities Between the Structure of the Universe and the Human Brain

…are well-defined networks, made up of nodes (galaxies in the larger, individual neurons in the smaller) that are connected via filaments; neurons and galaxies both have a typical scale radius…read more


Daniel Pinchbeck on Aliens, Ayahuasca, High Strangeness. and How to Explore Other Worlds

…most important thinkers in the world on subjects such as the meaning of the hallucinogenic experience, alternative views of alien contact and new visions of reality. Listen as he takes…read more


Contact with Other Civilizations is Possible

…No firm ground, no firm mind. But there is an alternative. It is to give up every single assumption that we have and live only in question. Superficially, this would…read more


FDA Nixes Hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 Patients, While Oxford Offers a Promising Alternative

In the mad scramble to find safe and effective drugs to treat patients suffering from COVID-19, the winners and losers amongst the litany of candidates are starting to emerge,…read more


Are We a Designer Species that is Being Genetically Altered RIGHT NOW?

…is the first organized node of contact between mankind and other worlds, and this show is a perfect example of what that means. You can visit Bruce and Daniella on…read more


NASA Finds a New Martian Biosignature—and a Good Place for It to Hole Up In

NASA’s Curiosity Rover has detected an organic molecule in Mars’ Gale Crater that is typically associated with fossil fuels and fungi on Earth, another potential sign that life once existed—or continues to…read more


Our Singular Genetic Code Might Not Be Alone in the Universe

…we might stumble upon new drugs when searching for alternative molecules to DNA and RNA that can store hereditary information,” explains study co-author Pieter Burger, a biochemist at Emory University….read more


MIT Researchers Develop New CO2 Capture Technology

…to reducing the effects of global warming, but the captured CO2 can be sold to industrial interests, as it is useful in producing soft drinks, plant food, and carbon-based fuels….read more


June 2019 was the Hottest June on Record

…the planet through the burning of fossil fuels and the resulting increase in atmospheric greenhouse gas concentrations,” according to Michael Mann, the director of the Earth System Science Center at…read more


Robbie Graham on Saucers, the Silver Screen and Rock n’ Roll

…film, and how this has shaped our collective ideas about UFOs.   Robbie also edited the 2017 book UFOs: Reframing the Debate—a collection of original essays exploring alternative perspectives on…read more


UN Delivers “An Ear-Splitting Wake-Up Call to the World”: Time is Running Out in the Fight Against Global Warming

…reduce the use of fossil fuels and phase out coal by 2050; ramp up installation of wind and solar power; invest in climate-friendly sustainable agriculture; and consider new technologies such…read more


Quantum Entanglement is a Real Phenomenon, According to Starlight from the Other Side of the Universe

…at MIT. “That seems incredibly implausible, so we have very strong evidence that quantum mechanics is the right explanation. “The Earth is about 4.5 billion years old, so any alternativeread more


A Carbon-Capture Company is Pulling Greenhouse Gases from the Air to make Fuel

…town of Squamish, British Columbia, in 2015. The air contactor is an end-to-end pilot plant designed to demonstrate the “Air to Fuels” concept, making use of solar power to run…read more


An Exoplanet’s Seasons may Offer Researchers Signs of Extraterrestrial Life

…looking at a sign of life, but not realize what it means. Researchers at the University of California, Riverside’s Alternative Earths Astrobiology Center, have come up with a method that…read more


Does Dark Matter Matter? No Matter, Scientists Found a Galaxy with None In It to Begin With

…challenges the standard ideas of how we think galaxies form.” This finding could offer indirect evidence toward the validity of dark matter theory: the alternative idea behind why the universe…read more


Unknowncountry and Politics

…least informed enough to know that. It is no “tracking device” but rather a node in a breathtakingly sophisticated communications system. To have the use of it is a remarkable…read more


Polar Vortex Split Causes Superstorm-like Winter Havoc in Europe

…Day After Tomorrow”, the 2004 movie based on Art Bell and Whitley Strieber’s 1999 book, “The Coming Global Superstorm”. Centered over northern Siberia, the node that descended into the Eastern…read more


Climate Change Reality Blows Away Denial

…fact, the very marketplace that they treasure is doing a large part of the work weaning mankind off of fossil fuels. Around the world, even in the US, solar and…read more


RESHAPING REALITY WHILE LIVING IN AN ALTERNATE UNIVERSE

…stories for a living,” Tessa writes, “and he told stories for fun. He took the little anomalies of our world and spun them into alternative realities. He also warned us…read more


The Environmental Protection Agency is Cutting Over 1,200 Jobs

…”basically a smokescreen to their real intention, which is kind of a moral and ethical corruption, to … restore the dependence of the United States energy system on fossil fuels.” …read more


New Solar-Powered Paint can Produce Hydrogen as a Clean Energy Source

In science’s quest to develop less polluting sources of energy, hydrogen gas has often been used as an example as a potential replacement for fossil fuels: aside from being the…read more


Trump’s Budget will leave the U.S. Out in the Cold when it comes to Jobs in the Growing Renewable Energy Sector

…2015, accounting for 8.1 million jobs around the world. The industry is projected to add another 24 million positions by 2030, as the world’s population clamors for alternatives to fossil…read more


Oil Giant Shell Knew of the Dangers of Global Warming 26 Years Ago

…waiting for alternative energy technology to mature. “It is amazing it is 25 years ago. Incredible,” exclaims professor Tom Wigley, whom had been head of the Climate Research Unit at…read more


New Solar Cell Manufacturing Process Makes for Low-Cost, Printable Solar Power

As our culture makes the shift away from carbon-intensive energy sources, alternative sources like solar energy from photovoltaic cells are becoming an attractive option. However, while the cost of producing…read more


A Group of Prominent Republicans Calls for a Carbon Tax

…efforts. Dubbing their proposal “a conservative climate solution”, the trio contend that their carbon-tax is more in line with free-market principles, and would reduce the demand for fossil fuels as…read more


Tesla Motors Opens Massive Li-Ion Electrical Storage Site to Combat Fossil Fuel Use

…avoid having to fall back on fossil fuels to generate power during times of peak demand, a necessary step for the successful transition to more carbon-friendly energy sources. The two…read more


Unknowncountry, Your Privacy and Security

…it a daily news site in 2001. Since then, it has amassed one of the largest archives of rational alternative news, science news and radio programming in the world. Each…read more


Harnessing Collective Intelligence with Swarm Intelligence

…by maintaining human participation in machine intelligence. “We can’t stop the development of smarter and smarter artificial intelligences. So our alternative is to make ourselves smarter so that we always…read more


Voyager 2 may have been Hacked by Extraterrestrials

…The alternative is that if the flipped bit wasn’t an accident, and wasn’t caused by someone on Earth, then whomever affected Voyager 2’s programming might have done it locally —…read more


An Earth-Like Planet has been Found Orbiting the Closest Star to Earth — So Close Will Soon be able to Reach It!

…a little over 20 years, allowing researchers remote access to another solar system within our lifetime. A quicker alternative to reaching Proxima b might lie in an abandoned spaceflight concept…read more


Could the Milky Way Galaxy be a Giant Wormhole?

…look at alternative theories, such as the idea of wormholes being involved. “If we combine the map of the dark matter in the Milky Way with the most recent Big…read more


Black Holes may be 2D Holograms in a 3D Universe — Or Portals to Another Universe

…also be applied to the rest of the universe as well, but its effect is most pronounced when it comes to explaining black holes. An alternative solution, proposed by Stephen…read more


Big Oil Knew About Global Warming — Nearly a Half-Century Ago

…continue to sell their product, while mitigating its harmful effects only after the fact. Further efforts were put into research into alternative theories on the cause of global warming, false…read more


Using Electroceuticals to Achieve Drug-Free Effects on the Body

…However, over the past few years, researchers may have come up with an alternative to this hit-or-miss practice. Electroceuticals, or bioelectronics, is the emerging practice of stimulating specific areas of…read more


Researchers Train Monkeys to Control Motorized Wheelchairs Using Only Their Thoughts

…an alternative method of controlling the mobility devices for physically disabled people, as some individuals are unable to blink their eyelids to direct a wheelchair’s controls. The research team’s brain-machine…read more


Welcome to a New Epoch: The Anthropocene

…materials listed by the group include pottery, glass, bricks, concrete, copper alloys, elemental aluminum, plastics, particles from fossil fuels, and high levels of nitrogen and phosphorus (from fertilizers and pesticides)….read more


Half of All Medical Literature My Be False, According to Medical Journal Editor

…journal editors for their part in perpetuating the publishing of poor scientific works: “We aid and abet the worst behaviors. Our acquiescence to the impact factor fuels an unhealthy competition…read more


Is Stonehenge a Second-Hand Monument?

…site, somewhere between Stonehenge and Wales, as a possible candidate as the stones’ donor site. An alternative theory for the discrepancy for the dates is that Stonehenge itself might be…read more


Exxon-Mobil Under Investigation for Climate Change Coverup

…fossil fuels on the Earth’s climate, and to investors, regarding how said change might affect their business. Exxon-Mobil was subpoenaed earlier this month to hand over documents relevant to the…read more


Bentwaters Commander Confirms Sighting & Radar Contact of Rendlesham Forest Object

…Halt. “Whatever was there was clearly under intelligent control.” Halt says that the UFO appearing on radar provides evidence that the alternative explanation put forward by the government, that the…read more


Weekender: Going Green

…impact of global warming is to reduce reliance on fossil fuels. In 1925, Henry Ford told a New York Times reporter that, “There is fuel in every bit of vegetable…read more


What to Do When It’s Hot as Hell!

…canaries in this coalmine. Given the increase in heat-trapping C02 concentrations, rising air temperatures, falling forests, acidifying oceans, plus the on-going burning of fossil fuels and coal-fired plants – with…read more


The Parallels Between a Crater and a Triangle

…of gas that could explode like a time bomb. An alternative explanation for the proliferation of giant craters is the presence of two tectonic fault lines across the Yamal Peninsula….read more


The Healing Power of Light

…use of blue light in treating wounds, or NIR light for conditions other than wounds and pain. “It’s considered alternative therapy in Western medicine. It seems too simple for people…read more


Divided We Stand – When All ‘Meshed’ Together

…already doing so. The article references Hyperboria, a global network that weaves the local meshnets into an international community. Its stated intention is, “to provide an alternative to the internet…read more


Researchers Suggest That Climate Change Destroyed Ancient Empires

…than fossil fuels? Adam Schneider of the University of California, San Diego and Selim Adalı of Koç University in Istanbul, Turkey, have just published evidence for their novel claim that…read more


Water Into Fuel? We Have The Technology!

…to have developed the technology to do just that. Sunfire GmbH has created an engineering installation that can synthesize petroleum-based fuels using water and carbon dioxide. “I would call it…read more


Do Doctors Really Believe In Vaccination?

…must “protect your patients, your colleagues and yourself by being vaccinated against common serious communicable diseases where vaccines are available.” Medical practitioners who subscribe to so-called “alternative” viewpoints also find…read more


Scientists Create New “Disappearing” Plastic, Whilst Our Plastic Waste Is Mysteriously Disappearing…

…lessen dependency on fossil fuels. NDSU, in association with the North Dakota Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (ND EPSCoR), established the Center for Sustainable Materials Science to develop a…read more


Weekender: The Case For “Safe” Nuclear Energy – Is it Really Possible?

…global warming caused, in part, by the use of fossil fuels as energy sources, and with current nuclear alternatives posing significant safety risks, the solution cannot come too soon.  …read more


Weekender: Forests, The Carbon Cycle and the Sleeping Arctic Giant…

…does not produce soot or lead or acid rain, and which has the highest energy content of all fossil fuels. So why don’t we turn the pollution into a solution?…read more


Ebola Virus: New Study Suggests It Is Out Of Control

…Japan, are desperately trying to work on a vaccine. There has been research looking for cures for the disease, including forays into so-called “alternative” therapies: studies using infected hamsters suggested…read more


Yellowstone Eruption Claims Denied by Park Officials

…phone calls that we’ve spent some time tracking down a few of the statements made on various ‘alternative Internet news sources.’” 1) First, everyone should know that geological activity, including…read more


Goodbye, Margot

…friend—was still around, working her Wiccan magic. Margot wrote one of the great classics about alternative religion, Drawing Down the Moon. There is also an interview Whitley and I did…read more


Store Cupboard Ingredient Could Help To Fight Parkinson’s Disease

…of blood glucose and lipid levels, making it a popular alternative remedy for diabetes, and a study at Tel Aviv university found a positive association for the use of cinnamon…read more


Weekender: Timeline Jumping – A Glimpse Into the Complex World of Selective Existence

…timelines, which in turn create “time nodes”, a phenomena that occurs when two or more timelines come together and realities from one can “bleed” into another, or may be psychically…read more


Think Plagues Are Past History? Think Again… Now We Are Creating Our Own

…symptoms which include painful lymph node swellings known as “bubos”. Though modern day medicine is able to effectively treat bubonic plague with antibiotics, it is still deadly if it is…read more


Weekender – The Future Could Be Mind Controlled…

…issues would therefore need to be addressed before the method is adopted into regular use, but researchers are confident that alternative feedback methods can be found. Scientists, then, are thinking…read more


Insects As Food Of The Future?

…23 and 24 at the 2014 Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Annual Meeting & Food Expo® in New Orleans, insects are a promising, economically viable alternative source of high quality…read more


Free-Wheeling, Fuel-Free, Flying Cars? Space-Age Travel Really Has Arrived

…our roads and harming our environment, as advances in science have provided stunning new alternatives, some of which do not even require a driver. One such innovation has emerged from…read more


Battery Hens Could Receive Matrix-Style Life Enhancement Technology

…technology can help to augment a battery hen’s quality of life, then this bizarre alternative must be an improvement.There are those who suggest that, in many cases, the human existence…read more


Viable Non-Polluting Power Source Discovered, But Is It Too Late to Stop Climate Change?

…to $2 million—and prevent future investments in fossil fuels by its $75 million Waripori fund. Dunedin is the first city in New Zealand city to divest itself of fossil fuelsread more


Scientists Slow Brain Tumor Progression

…in mice. The results of the preclinical study “CFIm25 links Alternative Polyadenylation to Glioblastoma Tumour Suppression” led by Eric J. Wagner, Ph.D., and Ann-Bin Shyu, Ph.D., of The University of…read more


Mining On The Moon – Will Earth’s Future Depend on Off-Earth Reserves?

…provide a safer alternative to nuclear power: helium-3 is a rare gas on Earth but it is plentiful on the moon, and could potentially help to supply energy on Earth…read more


The Silent, Invisible Killer That Threatens The Whole World…

…astronomical costs, countries need to find a way to prevent these noncommunicable diseases.” The WHO report estimated that In India, 700 million people use biomass fuels for indoor cooking, which…read more


Weekender: Fukushima – The Situation Worsens…

…of nuclear fuels, told Bloomberg Television on Feb. 26 that even before the tsunami, Japanese nuclear plants “were not up to the highest of international standards.” A recent report from…read more


Weekender: Biodegradable Biomedical Implants – ET-Style Technology Here on Earth?

…enable the devices to be powered externally. An alternative to magnesium in the form of edible sodium-ion batteries with electrodes made from melanin pigments were also revealed by biomaterials scientist…read more


Review of Lorie Barnes’ Things Seen and Unseen

…as well as a media aide and speechwriter for a NYC City Council member. He was an environmental columnlst for the “Downtown Counterculture for 1990’s” alternative newspaper. As a young…read more


New Study Reveals Conspiracy Theorists Are More Rational Than Conventionalists

…who is obsessed with their own opinions and who is unwilling to consider or accept any alternative explanations. The psychologists discovered that conspiracists do not like to be termed “conspiracy…read more


Science confirms another “Master of the Key” Prediction

…a multitude of new gadgets in the field of “atomtronics,” a rapidly developing area that is offering an alternative to conventional electronics. The abstract from the research paper describes the…read more


World’s Oldest Crystal Holds The Key To Earth’s History, But What Of Its Future?

…looks more hopeful as an alternative future home planet, as its lifespan is thought to be around 55 billion years. If Gliese 581d proves to be unsuitable, then do not…read more


Weekender – Time Signature: How Music Plays With Our Perceptions

…respond to systematic training which encourages connectivity between the different regions of the brain, making the implementation of tasks less dependent on working memory. “Music might provide an alternative access…read more


Weekender: Is Our Limited Understanding Preventing Us From Recognizing Alien Life Forms?

…by Chris McKay, from Nasa’s Ames Research Centre, California, and also Paul Davies, who outlined his vision of an alternative living zone in an Astrobiology paper in 2005. Davies, of…read more


Will Future Wars be Fought by 3D Printed Robots?

…for a viable alternative that will not take so long in research and development, and will not be so costly. “All the technologies conceived at the fall of the Berlin…read more


Scientists Find a Way to Fast-track Production of Fossil Fuels

The search for a viable alternative to fossil fuels has been ongoing for many years. Our oil reserves are not unlimited, and the question of “what to do when the…read more


New Year’s Special: Positive Thinking–What Works and What Doesn’t

…discusses alternative spirituality in the national media, including CBS Sunday Morning, Dateline NBC, All Things Considered, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, BoingBoing, Time.com, and CNN.com. He appears in…read more


Does Quantum Physics CONFIRM an Afterlife?

…and hidden history through to modern research into the mysteries of the mind. For the past ten years Greg has been the editor of the online alternative news portal, “The…read more


Acupuncture is an Effective Alternative to Codeine

 In February 2013, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) banned the use of codeine as a pain-reliever for children after tonsillectomies. Doctors were forced to look for a safer alternative,…read more


The Healing Power of Light

…use of blue light in treating wounds, or NIR light for conditions other than wounds and pain. “It’s considered alternative therapy in Western medicine. It seems too simple for people…read more


Nature Seen Fresh, through the Mind of The Tracker

…‘thinking without thought,’ and found in the secrets of the forest, the secrets also of the human spirit. Tamarack Song’s website is TamarackSong.org. An alternative view can be found here….read more


The Eyes Have It: New Diagnosis tool for Mental Illness

…abnormal ways of looking at objects can be indications of psychosis, and alternative practitioners have also been using eye-based diagnostic methods, such as iridology, for centuries. Iridology is an ancient…read more


Is Cold Fusion Now A Reality?

…side effect, making it an infinitely preferable alternative if it was possible. NASA has been working on a similar project, Low-energy nuclear reaction (LENR), using nickel and carbon, which, it…read more


Scientists Discover Viable Alternative Fuel

…a viable and competitive alternative. It already provides a more practical solution than other alternatives, such as electric cars, as it could use the existing infrastructure used for oil and…read more


Fracking Now Linked to High Levels of Radiation

…rocks which form the Marcellus Shale Formation, one of the richest seams of fossil fuels in the US, and one which has been heavily plundered by energy companies. Fracking is…read more


First study on Greenland’s snowpack reveals unexpected decline in atmospheric CO levels since 1950s

…fossil fuels. Petrenko points out that burning firewood, a predominant cooking fuel in south Asia, is a major source of carbon monoxide. Improvements in combustion technology may have masked an increase…read more


Tiny Comet Strikes Sun as Huge Solar Explosion Takes Place

…effect on the sun, and scientists now believe that a massive solar flare that took place in 775AD was probably the result of a cometary impact. There is an alternativeread more


Nina Brown, Quantum Healing

…there, Nina acted as a consultant and leader in the field of alternative medicine, collaborating to form a company to bring neurosensory diagnostic tools to injured veterans who suffered brain…read more


Extreme Energy, Extreme Implications: Interview with Michael Klare

…not that important to either China or the US. But it is becoming very important as an alternative delivery route from the Indian Ocean to southwest China, diminishing their reliance…read more


The Cathars and the Lost Teachings of Jesus

…the Catholics in 1244 in Europe’s first genocide. The thirteenth-century Cathars slaughtered at Montségur in 1244 today offer an alternative to mainstream Christianity that for many integrates better than the…read more


Anatomy of a Black Triangle Sighting

…and the impact it had on him, he continues to believe it’s military-related because the alternative possibility is too hard to accept. People will go out of their way to…read more


Evaluiating the Sirius Documentary by Tyler A. Kokjohn, Ph. D.

…conclusions will clearly take more time and additional work. Alternative Investigatory Approaches DNA sequence analysis is powerful, but the information it can reveal does have some limitations.  Fortunately, there may…read more


Next Time, Those Fertilizer Bombs Will Fizzle (Not Explode)

…in the Boston Marathon. It’s an alternative to ammonium nitrate, an agricultural staple that is also the raw ingredient in most of the IEDs in Afghanistan. Ammonium nitrate fertilizer is…read more


Closer Than Ever to Mars Travel

…exorbitant costs and health risks. Researcher John Slough says, “Using existing rocket fuels, it’s nearly impossible for humans to explore much beyond Earth. We are hoping to give us a…read more


The Blind May See Again

…could someday allow people with degenerative blindness to see again. Because the chemical eventually wears off, it may offer a safer alternative to other experimental approaches for restoring sight, such…read more


The Pope and the Comet

…Native American elders on their prophecy for this time. Nanette’s decades of experience in the alternative science and metaphysical community have put her way beyond the ordinary in terms of…read more


Does Violent Media Make Us Violent?

…spent in alternative activities.” In a surprising reversal, in 2008, economists at UC Berkeley and UC San Diego presented a paper that credits violent films with making the nation SAFER–basically…read more


Dr. Robert Cushman: Deep Secrets, Deep Knowledge

…George van Tassel, L. Ron Hubbard and George Adamski to a career as a neurosurgeon and a devastating cancer cured using alternative medicine and a healing using a potent herbal remedy…read more


Don’t Like Vegetables? Let Them Eat Cake!

…gelato, and mousse. In addition, vegetables can be a colorful natural alternative to artificial colorings due to their pigments. YUMMY! We have lots of great (non-food) treats for our subscribers….read more


Gaiamtv, an Extraordinary New TV Network

Jay Weidner has become the creative director of Gaiamtv, a new and well-funded alternative news and inspiration TV network. This new network is an extraordinary idea and well worth exploring….read more


Print Your Own Meat

…an economic and compassionate solution to the global problem (of meat shortages).” They use animal stem cells to create an environmentally-friendly alternative to traditional meat. Whether it’s vegetables or printed…read more


Don’t Eat It, Recycle It!

…crops for bio-based fuels and other products may not be sustainable in the long-run. Concerns exist that this approach may increase food prices and contribute to food shortages in some…read more


Drought is the New Normal

…use of fossil fuels in the same region. However, based on projected changes in precipitation and drought severity, scientists think this carbon sink, at least in western North America, could…read more


Why Olympic Athletes are Positive Thinkers

…3 could offer a natural alternative to the range of medications and therapies now offered to (patients).” She hopes that fish oil can “intervene and prevent illness before symptoms get…read more


When Energy Stinks

…of the equation.” The bigger problem is “actually extracting it in an economical fashion.” The Brainerd-based company Hidden Fuels will circulate sewer water through a heat pump, extracting energy that…read more


Methane Outgassing in the Arctic

fuels that energy companies drill deep in order to remove. In Yahoo news, Yereth Rosen quotes researcher Katey Walter Anthony as saying, “No one had ever shown that (this) was…read more


Will There be a Morality Pill the Future?

…so, would people choose to take it? “Could criminals be given the option, as an alternative to prison, of a drug-releasing implant that would make them less likely to harm…read more


The Brave Quest for Biofuel

In their search for a low greenhouse gas emissions fuels, scientists have done a lot of embarrassing things: They have measured kangaroo farts and cow farts. Now they are collecting…read more


Something GOOD About the Recession

…global warming. Global carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels have surged to record levels following the 2008-09 global financial crisis, when a stagnant economy resulted in a temporary decline…read more


Another Danger of Smoking: Cigarettes are Radioactive

…it more difficult to be absorbed into the brains of smokers and depriving them of that instant nicotine rush that fuels their addiction.” Wow! Where else are you going find…read more


Cooling the Earth: Pollution and Cosmic Rays

…you order our beautiful new crop circle calendar by Sept. 23 and use coupon 2012, you’ll get $3 off!) Aerosol particles, including soot and sulfur dioxide from burning fossil fuels,…read more


A Surprising New Biofuel

…help solve one of the major hurdles to producing biofuels, which is optimizing the breakdown of the raw plant materials used to make the fuels? We hope our research will…read more


Could a Sudden Massive Methane Release Happen Again?

…a massive release of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere–an amount equivalent to burning all the petroleum and other fossil fuels that exist today. Geologist Will Clyde is concerned because “We…read more


Does Arab TV Broadcast Dangerous Messages?

…of six Arab countries and it suggests that while watching networks like Al Jazeera fuels anti-American feelings in SOME viewers, it actually reduces those feelings in others. Researcher Erik Nisbet…read more


Conned by Corn (AGAIN!)

…about making fuel from what is, in effect, pond scum? Algae-derived oils could be an alternative to fossil fuels, helping to meet congressionally mandated renewable fuel targets by replacing 17%…read more


Biofuel Can be Made from Beer

…produce carboxylates, which are a precursor to the alkanes found in fuels. Researcher Largus T. Angenent says, “We are going to shape these communities so they start making what we…read more


I paid more tax last year than Goldman Sacks and GE? What? An alternative minimum tax on corps is only fair.

I cannot believe that one huge corporation after another pays no taxes, while everyday people are skinned alive by the IRS if they are off by a few bucks, and…read more


Fox news dares not enter Canada unless their law against lying in newscasts is repealed. Very revealing, that.

…and transformed it into propaganda. William Howard Taft and the others who made American conservatism an important political alternative in this country must be turning over in their graves. http://readersupportednews.org/opinion2/276-74/5123-fox-news-lies-keep-them-out-of-canada…read more


The Cure

…who will respond significantly to alternative medications. Our findings, however, are a major step into the forefront of modern medicine.” Wow, there’s finally a cure for addictions, but there’s just…read more


When Water is Weird

…atmospheric deposition from the burning of fossil fuels leads to harmful algal blooms–and algae is what oysters like to EAT. Researchers found that a farmed oyster to can remove over…read more


From Poison to Pistons

…a barrel). Here’s another alternative to fossil fuels: fusion. It’s a controversial method of producing energy that has been debated for many years (countries have even planned to go to…read more


Can Cars Run on Air?

…the December 23rd edition of the Telegraph, Tom Chivers quotes researcher Markus Ribbe as saying, “Obviously this could lead to new ways to create synthetic liquid fuels.” Eventually cars may…read more


Our Money is NOT Real

…by the extent to which we have been enslaved by these people. They have suppressed technologies that might free us from the burden of purchasing expensive and polluting fossil fuels….read more


Is the Military Going Green?

The military is one of our biggest users of fossil fuels and they want to reduce costs and make units in the field less vulnerable to attacks on supply lines…read more


BRRR!

It’s been a COLD winter in the UK. Climate change experts are warning that if humans don’t moderate our use of fossil fuels, there is a real possibility that we…read more


Why We’re Fat: Still a Mystery

…causes and will need many solutions. Researcher Yann Klimentidis says, “When looking for ways to combat obesity in humans, we need to be more aware of all the possible alternativeread more


Airport Scanners Unsafe

…by the body scanner. Politely decline exposure and request alternative screening,” even if “the enhanced pat-down is a demeaning experience.” We humbly think it’s a MEANINGFUL experience to read the…read more


Rain Power

There are lots of places to get power (including the power to fight a war– NOTE: Subscribers can still listen to this show), besides greenhouse gas emitting fossil fuels: wind…read more


Finicky Eaters

…is one of the most ancient fuels around: It was first used by Cro-Magnon Man 38,000 years ago, meaning that it may have been the first synthetic material produced by…read more


Bugs for Dinner

alternative is insects. global warming. As a result, the United Nations and senior figures want to reduce the amount of meat we eat and the search is on for alternatives….read more


Laurence Gardner Obituary

Laurence Gardner: Writer on Alternative History Laurence Gardner was a prominent author and speaker in the “alternative history” genre of research and writing, whose eight published works presented often controversial…read more


Bacteria Power

In the wake of the oil spill catastrophe, researchers are searching harder than ever for energy alternatives. It turns out that Bacteria can help clean up the spill and it…read more


How Banks (& the IRS) Suck Up Your Money

…don’t “dupe” anybody: We report the news objectively (we just report on things that other media outlets ignore) and unlike most alternative media sites, wecorrect ourselves if we’re wrong! We…read more


Climate Change Leads to War

…the major cause of war has always been a fight over land. Here at unknowncountry.com, We always tell you the truth about everything–and everything ELSE, (and unlike most alternative media…read more


Why No One Laughs at Your Jokes Anymore

…(and everything ELSE)–and unlike most alternative media sites, we correct ourselves if we’re wrong! Support the hard work we do: subscribe today! Art credit: Dreamstime.com NOTE: This news story, previously…read more


Nukes in our Future

…fossil fuels. Obama said the country’s continuing dependence on fossil fuels “will jeopardize our national security, it will smother our planet and will continue to put our economy and our…read more


The Oil Spill: What We Lost

More than we realize – Here’s another reason we need alternative energy sources like solar energy: If all the oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico…read more


FINALLY!

…and we give you a LINK at the end of every story where you can look it up for yourself AND unlike most alternative media sites, we correct ourselves if…read more


The Latest on the Oil Spill

…(and unlike most alternative media sites, wecorrect ourselves if we’re wrong!) Support the hard work we do: subscribe today! Art credit: Dreamstime.com NOTE: This news story, previously published on our…read more


Oil Spill Realities

…its price rises. In the meantime, we must invest in new technology and alternative energy sources. These are the ways to maintain our status as world leader. We will only…read more


Reigniting the Cauldron of Conspiracy on Egypt’s Most Sacred Ground by Andrew Collins

…that are being debated daily now on conspiracy sites and forums. One story or rumour fuels another, which fuels another, and another, until they all swirl around in a burning…read more


Music

…think it’s sometimes OK to listen first.” Here at Unknowncountry.com, we always tell you the truth about everything (and everything ELSE), and unlike most alternative media sites, wecorrect ourselves when…read more


Trash

…the ships use, the REAL cause of climate change, CO2 emissions, are not being addressed. The ships will not run on an alternative fuel, such as propane, and two-thirds of…read more


What Can Cities Can Do to Reduce Greenhouse Gases

…price of $3,000 or less in 5 to 10 years. If we could sell these to industrializing countries such as China, which are now burning heavily polluting fuels like coal,…read more


History’s Greatest Crime and the Ruin of America

…need to change our tax structure. Specifically, there needs to be an alternative minimum tax for banks and large corporations. In 2008, Goldman Sachs paid taxes at a rate of…read more


Dolphins & Whales in Danger

…it’s deep enough, it will be [stored] out of the atmosphere perhaps for hundreds of years,” which could be long enough for us to develop alternative forms of energy. According…read more


Will Disclosure Mean the End of Religion?

…been over 20 alternative, skeptical ‘explanations’ for near-death experience. The reason is very clear: no one or several skeptical explanations make sense, even to the skeptics themselves. Or [else] there…read more


Jealousy

…child, while women are much more concerned about having a partner who is committed to raising a family. However, new research now suggests an alternative explanation: It does not question…read more


The Newest Biofuel

…next time you flush! Companies are investing heavily in algae-based biofuels, because algae, which are grown in water, don’t compete with food crops grown on land and also tend to…read more


What Do Words Really Mean?

…be the most effective means through which the US could lower carbon emissions and pay for alternative energy production. However, politicians are reluctant to propose a carbon tax because taxes…read more


Object Near Sun Probable Video Artifact

…which will not begin transmitting highresolution images until the week of February 1. To go to NASA’s STEREO website,click here. To see an alternative view,clickhere. Do yourself a favor and…read more


Not as Bad as Predicted

…atmosphere since we began burning fossil fuels on a large scale would be expected to result in a global temperature rise of almost 4 degrees Fahrenheit, which less much more…read more


A City 200,000 Years Old

At last, the wonderful Lloyd Pye subscriber interview has been repaired, and is now a beautiful listening experience. A very strange group of ruins have been found in southern…read more


The World’s Biggest Dump

…chemistry is changing because water absorbs extra carbon dioxide from the air. Up to half of the CO2 released by burning fossil fuels over the past 200 years has been…read more


One Way to Save the Earth

…the value of the unreleased carbon to provide alternative revenue to that which would come from exploiting the oil reserves. Researcher Clinton Jenkins says, “This is a really novel approach…read more


Invisible Methane Leaks

…practical substitute for petroleum-based fuels until renewable fuels are widely useable and available. However, methane is difficult and costly to transport because it remains a gas at temperatures and pressures…read more


Running on Air

…will help save the environment because its emission is steam. Hydrogen fuel, should be the ultimate in green alternatives to fossil fuels, hasn’t delivered on its promise yet because of…read more


The Financial Crisis: Not Over Yet

…dollar has survived huge increases in federal indebtedness because there is no alternative currency. However, should another financial crisis erupt, it is likely to become the victim of panic selling…read more


Yet Another Biofuel

A surprising one this time – We have suggested numerous bizarre replacements for fossil fuels over the years. Here’s yet ANOTHER suggestion for something other than gasoline to put in…read more


ANOTHER Fossil Fuel Danger

…just the air we breathe, it’s the workers who toil in the industries that are associated fossil fuels, such as coal, oil and natural gas. These are dangerous jobs! Risk…read more


Have Joy

…possible. Time travel is possible. The promise of physical expansion to other planets is real. But no amount of tinkering with supercolliders or inventing exotic fuels will help us. To…read more


If Oil is Not Organic

we don’t need to ever run out of gas – The oil and gas that fuels our homes and cars started out as living organisms that died (or did it?),…read more


Waters Rising Soon

…if temperatures are constant, and that would add about 30 centimeters per century to global sea level. If we burn all fossil fuels, we are likely to end up with…read more


The Curry Cure

…of them saw regression to some degree of their chronic lymphocytic leukemia. The majority of individuals who entered the study with enlarged lymph nodes saw a 50% or greater decline…read more


Girls!

…“Sisters appear to encourage more open communication and cohesion in families. However, brothers seemed to have the alternative effect. Emotional expression is fundamental to good psychological health and having sisters…read more


Cold Fusion: Once Debunked, Now Proven

…is the kind of fusion that works through the electrolysis of heavy water, not the kind that needs Helium 3 as a fuel. It’s almost like changing from fossil fuelsread more


Freezing Fuel can Power Your Car

…scale.” Although scientists have known about gas hydrates for decades, they’ve only recently begun to try to use them as an alternative energy source. Gas hydrates form when methane gas…read more


Travel on Soybeans & Algae

…we may have fewer biofuels in the future than we think. Other researchers say that global yields of most biofuels crops, including corn, rapeseed and wheat, have been overestimated by…read more


Those Nasty Political Rumors

…ELSE?(and unlike most alternative media sites, we correct ourselves if we’re wrong!) Support the hard work of getting it right and subscribe today! NOTE: This news story, previously published on…read more


New Year’s Resolution: Save Our Climate

…long time, we think it vital to examine geo-engineering schemes for stabilizing Earth’s temperature for long enough to allow alternative, clean forms of energy to be developed?[One] idea is to…read more


What’s Predicted for 2009

…range, which will result in gasoline prices around a dollar and a half pergallon. A rational energy policy that emphasizes, conservation, alternative fuels, and domestic production will help to moderate…read more


Will Gas Prices Go Up or Down?

…will come from additional conservation and alternative methods for powering vehicles.” Art credit: freeimages.co.uk Don’t waste gas by going out to stores to shop for Christmas presents when you can…read more


A Sweet Way to Get Better

…honey have other antibacterial properties as well, the Cochrane researchers note. Researcher Jennifer Eddy says patients might consider honey as part of an interest in alternative medicine or following a…read more


Your Brain on Music

…sad the same way that preschoolers and adults do.” Art credit: freeimages.co.uk We always tell you the truth?about everything?and everything ELSE?(and unlike most alternative media sites, we correct ourselves if…read more


Lest We Forget the Truth: More 9/11 Problems

…June/July, 2004 A mass movement and a mountain of disturbing evidence has been growing beneath the radar of U.S. media. The U.S. media (including alternative media) has done an extraordinarily…read more


The Surge: What REALLY Happened

…everything ELSE?(and unlike most alternative media sites, we correct ourselves if we’re wrong!) Support the hard work we do: subscribe today! NOTE: This news story, previously published on our old…read more


Congress Risks Economic Catastrophe

…as it secretly raises taxes – The US Congress yesterday defeated a seven hundred billion rescue passage for America’s financial system even as it let stand the Alternative Minimum Tax,…read more


Paying the Piper

…will not happen because it cannot happen. Not only that, we have been experiencing stealth tax increases for years, in the form of congress’s refusal to end the alternative minimum…read more


Lost Cities

…Africa or Asia: an entrepreneurial or privatecity that has leapt beyond the US.” Art credit: gimp-savvy.com We always tell you the truth?about everything?and everything ELSE?(and unlike most alternative media sites,…read more


Now We Can CREATE Blood

…billions of blood cells at will to treat blood-related disorders?” Art credit: freeimages.co.uk We always tell you the truth?about everything?and everything ELSE?(and unlike most alternative media sites, we correct ourselves…read more


Happy Days Are Here Again–For Wall Street

…we. And then there are alternative energy sources. Let’s use some of that great American initiative to develop them. Return to our entrepreneurs the same incentives that their pioneer forefathers…read more


Is it Safe to Nuke our Lettuce?

…tell you the truth?about everything?and everything ELSE?(and unlike most alternative media sites, we correct ourselves if we’re wrong!) Support the hard work we do: subscribe today! To learn more, click…read more


The Gov. is Trying to Read Your Mind

…trying to fool a conventional lie detector. Art credit: freeimages.co.uk We always tell you the truth?about everything?and everything ELSE?(and unlike most alternative media sites, we correct ourselves if we’re wrong!)…read more


Ominous Developments in the Caucasus

…Russia itself and ensuring both a degree of autonomy for the new states in the region, and giving Europe some sort of alternative to buying its oil from a dangerously…read more


Exxon Making Almost $1,500 a SECOND

…government gives America?s public lands and waters to Big Oil. Big Oil extracts the oil and consumers are forced to buy it because they have no other choice of alternativeread more


If There’s a Flu Pandemic

…overall disaster response plan. And more than half not have any pandemic plan. Infectious diseases expert Philip W. Smith says, “If nursing homes are called upon to serve as alternativeread more


Is the Oil Shortage a Media Myth?

…reserves we have been lulled into a false sense of security in terms of environmental issues, because it suggests we will have to find alternatives to fossil fuels in a…read more


Gas Prices Explode as the Dollar Falls–so Why is This Happening?

…you’re going to go to war, don’t close all of your factories first. The mercantilization of debt isn’t an alternative. Debt is not value, and it has no business being…read more


Biofuels Can Be BAD

Biofuels based on ethanol, vegetable oil and other renewable sources are popular with government and environmentalists as a way to reduce fossil fuel dependence and limit greenhouse gas emissions. The…read more


Anne’s Diary: Ordinary People

…reading over half a million Communion letters from common, everyday people who’d had what can only be called transformative experiences with some sort of alternative life form. It all started…read more


Ordinary People

…what can only be called transformative experiences with some sort of alternative life form. It all started with a visit from the powerful psychic Glennys Mackay, who stopped off in…read more


Gridlock? Commute by Electric Plane!

…chemistry of the earth’s atmosphere by burning fossil fuels in cars and airplanes. If we don’t want to have really serious changes to our climate then we have to figure…read more


Do We Have a Solar Future?

…more hazardous pollution than fossil fuels would. In LiveScience.com, Robin Lloyd talks about Ray Kurzweil, who predicted the fall of the Soviet Union and the success of the internet. Now…read more


Fuel: Worst Kind Used in Poorest Places

Fuel that causes the most pollution is being used in the poorest parts of the world?leading to global warming, which affects these areas the MOST. The burning of “biomass” fuelsread more


Medicine Taken by Millions Only a Placebo

…there seems little reason to prescribe antidepressant medication to any but the most severely depressed patients, unless alternative treatments have failed to provide a benefit.” Other studies have shown that,…read more


Car Emissions: Recycle Them

…fossil fuels, high cost and carbon dioxide pollution.” His goal is to design a zero emission car, leading to a transportation system that is completely free of fossil fuels. Meanwhile,…read more


Bats Dying Just Like Bees

…read this?not in the general media, but right HERE, where we always tell you the truth?about everything?and everything ELSE?(and unlike most alternative media sites, we correct ourselves if we’re wrong!)…read more


Fluoride May be Dangerous

…(and unlike most alternative media sites, we correct ourselves if we’re wrong!) But if we’re going to continue to be here for you, you need to subscribe today?and encourage your…read more


Cable Breaks Leave Iran Without Internet

…cables, and re-routingthrough other cables will not completely solve the problem.Israel and Iraq are not affected. Here at unknowncountry.com, we always tell you the truth (and unlike most alternative media…read more


Go Green for 2008

…the truth from unknowncountry.com (and unlike most alternative media sites, we correct ourselves if we?re wrong!) Don’t forget where you heard about global warming FIRST: subscribe today! Art credit: freeimages.co.uk…read more


Less Oxygen in the Air

…animal life on it? On the Sci Tech website, Mike Johnston reports that a 20year study by the Scripps Institute shows that ?as carbondioxide (produced primarily by burning fossil fuels)accumulates…read more


Fuel from Garbage

…of polluting fossil fuels, such as natural gas.?This produces as many (or more) greenhouse gas emissions assubstituting hydrogen from gasoline prevents. But scientists have now developed a bacteria that canproduce…read more


Yoga for the Heart

…relax the body and calm the mind. It involves breath control, physical exercises and meditation, which has also been shown to lower blood pressure. 42% of Americans use alternative medicine…read more


War in Dreamland!

…even have much of one of the fuels they actually do use and mine in nature, which is Helium 3. The moon has a lot of it, but they’re not…read more


China: The Problem AND the Solution

…of climate change is the buildup of greenhouse gases from the burning of fossil fuels, but brown clouds, whose environmental and economic impacts are beginning to be unraveled by scientists,…read more


Can We Run Our Cars on Coal?

…the liquid fuel produced from coal produces less?or more?greenhouse gases than fossil fuel when it’s burned in automobiles. Since coal, like corn-based ethanol, is an inexpensive alternative that is available…read more


Do We Get What We Wish For?

…the lesbians who are actively trying to make that an alternative lifestyle, the ACLU, People For the American Way–all of them who have tried to secularize America?–point the finger in…read more


Recycling Miracle

…a company is solving both problems at once by turning plastics back into the fossil fuels they were created from. Global Resource Corporation has invented a machine they call the…read more


Global Warming: How Hurricanes Help

…to affect the global system. [Our] research provides evidence that hurricanes play an important role and may be one of the missing pieces in the climate modeling puzzle?Warm water fuelsread more


Good News

alternative to fluoride in toothpaste. This will be the first major innovation to commercial toothpaste since manufacturers began adding fluoride to toothpaste in 1914. More than 30% of men start…read more


Ethanol Could Make Things Worse

In the US, for political reasons, we’re being conned by corn. It turns out that fuels high in ethanol may pose an equal, or even greater, risk to our health…read more


Ethanol: Conned by Corn

…corn will be a new income source. What many don’t realize, is the potential for other crops, besides corn, to provide an alternate energy source to fossil fuels. Scientists are…read more


An Unnoticed Casualty of Global Warming: Coral

…levels.” He quotes biologist Katie Newton as saying, “Millions of people are dependent on coral reef fisheries. We are facing a global crisis among communities which have limited alternative livelihoods…read more


Garbage Fuel

New biofuels technology can turn virtually any fat source, including vegetable oils and animal fat, into fuel to power jet airplanes. Soon we may not just be recycling or glass,…read more


Biofuel Lies

…twin threats of climate change and energy security are creating an unprecedented thirst for alternative energy with ethanol leading the way? But a growing number of economists, scientists and environmentalists…read more


Groupthink

…harder time coming up with alternative solutions to a problem when they’re with a group than when they’re alone. Researchers demonstrated this by offering participants one kind of soft drink,…read more


Temperatures & Greenhouse Gases at Record High

…fossil fuels in power plants, factories and cars, have risen to 390 parts per million from 388 ppm a year ago, and partially blames China, which is opening coal-fired power…read more


Your Computer is Constantly Under Attack

…purposes.” Art credit: freeimages.co.uk Here at unknowncountry.com, we’re used to being under attack?for our news and views on global warming, politics and UFOs. Support an alternative voice that you can…read more


Huge Catastrophe in Florida as UN Warns: Worse to Come

…the express purpose of spreadingdisinformation about global warming.” Exxon is reportedly ceasing to fund these groups. As yet,however, the enormously profitable company has investednothing in alternative energy source research. One…read more


Global Warming?Not Just Now

…parts per million to 2,000 ppm, the same increase that experts expect by the end of this century as remaining reserves of fossil fuels are burned. No one knows the…read more


Water Flowing on Mars NOW

…was a viable incubator, and, in any case, fossils from so long ago would be unlikely to appear on the surface. An alternative explanation for the “gullies” seen in recent…read more


Why Putting Up a Fence Won’t Work

…to keep them out? Daniel T. Griswold, of the CATO institute, says, “The only lasting solution to illegal immigration will be to offer a legal alternative. A temporary worker program?would…read more


Don’t Blame the Sun?In Fact, It May Save Us

…Ice Age of the kind that occurred between 1645 and 1714, when sunspot activity went into remission. Thirty years might give mankind an opportunity to discover alternative fuels that do…read more


Is Mystery Cat Tied to Strange Sound?

…streaking across the sky, which is an alternative explanation, besides deep ocean methane explosions, for the noise, which broke the sound barrier. We don’t know what the boom could have…read more


Free Energy is REAL

…do anything with it?despite the world’s desperate need for an alternative power source. Like fusion energy, which is now finally being developed, free energy has long been thought to be…read more


Death of the Amazon?Why it Matters to US

…to create new farm land not only dries up the remaining brush, leading to forest fires, but also fuels hurricanes because “the hot, wet Amazon normally evaporates vast amounts of…read more


A Strange Twist on Alternative Fuels

…saying, “We’re saying to the world that this is a viable power solution.” However, you?ll hear a lot more about using ethanol as an alternative fuel than hydrogen, because ethanol…read more


Far Out Fixes for Global Warming

…that while burning fossil fuels produces the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide, CO2 also cools the planet by forming pollution which reflects sunlight away from the earth. If we put EVEN…read more


With the Right Fuel, We Can ZOOM

…pollute the atmosphere. For this reason, it is considered an ideal alternative to fossil fuels. Virginia Commonwealth University researcher Puru Jena says, “We are going to face an energy crisis…read more


Oil Shortage? Use Antimatter!

We’ve been writing stories about using hydrogen fuel in order to get past the oil shortage and avoid the pollution that comes with burning fossil fuels. But hydrogen is only…read more


Gas Shortage Savior?Oil from Plankton?

…company says their process “allows us to obtain biopetroleum, equivalent to that of fossil origin.” Even better news: this fuel would burn cleaner, producing fewer greenhouse gases than fossil fuels….read more


Dreamland Report: Was Noah’s Ark Real?

…an alternative to the usual religious dogma, discover William Henry, who sees the old myths through new eyes. If you want to make sure you get a copy of Whitley’s…read more


Global Warming: Jellyfish Can Save Us

…the burning of fossil fuels and this encourages an abundance of phytophankton. Woods Hole biologists Laurence Madin and Patricia Kremer of the University of Connecticut and colleagues found that one…read more


Funny Bread in Your Future

…seem as onerous to pay twice as much for bread made out of wheat if we can be convinced that we are CHOOSING alternative grains?and these alternatives ARE usually healthier…read more


Can Corn Solve the Gas Crisis?

…a gallon of ethanol gas from corn uses 95% less oil than producing a gallon of gas from fossil fuels and burning it gives off fewer greenhouse gas emissions. It…read more


If We Could Only Run Our Cars on Coal…

…help?until we can find satisfactory alternative fuels. But will burning coal in cars contribute to global warming? It turns out that we’ve known how to do this for over 80…read more


Moon Madness

…except this time, it’s an alternative fuel. But that won’t make the battles any less intense. If we’re not careful, we may suddenly wake up and find out that some…read more


The Heat is On?What Can We Do About It?

…what kind of cars they drive when it comes to reducing greenhouse gas emissions. In a new report Gidon Eshel and Pamela Martin write, “Both the burning of fossil fuelsread more


Bird Flu: Good News (for a change)

…an alternative medicine, from the sweetgum tree, which is widely grown throughout the US. The spiny, mace-like fruit of the sweetgum tree could become an important source for the chemical…read more


Nuclear fusion is REAL

…it will be running our power plants soon, with far less pollution than conventional fuels and far less danger than the current type of nuclear (fission) power. But in order…read more


Smog Emergency

…cleaners are called OH (oxygen-hydrogen) radicals. Much of the hydrocarbon pollutants pumped into the atmosphere by humans result from burning organic matter such as wood or fossil fuels. The atmosphere…read more


Dolphin Therapy Cures Depression

…emotional engagement with animals and the natural environment. He says, “It has the potential to bring alternative clinical strategies to the treatment of emotional disorders. “Psychiatric rehabilitation occurs through the…read more


Southern Plants Travel North

fuels. He says,”You can’t predict the future, but there has been a time in the past where we had similar type of conditions, and we might look to that experience.”…read more


Why We Don’t Glide Instead of Walk or Run

…two legs, walking and running are the most energy efficient ways to move. But they do suggest we develop an alternative: an intermediate walk-run gait. Engineers Andy Ruina and Manoj…read more


The Failure of the Left

…the ideological extremists. And yet, they’re the only choice we have, except for vote-wasting alternative parties. What we need are leaders in both parties who respect the center and use…read more


Oil Prices High This Winter: Plan Ahead

…how much oil is available are actually guesses. What can we do? It’s time to face the inevitable and support government research on alternate fuels. Scrap your SUV while you…read more


Hopeful Hydrogen Fuel Breakthrough

…hybrid cars manufacture electricity to recharge their batteries, hydrogen could become a viable alternative fuel. Scientists at North Carolina State University have discovered a method using carbon nanotubes that requires…read more


No Gas? Burn Grass!

…says, “It takes 70 days to grow a crop of grass for pellets, but it takes 70 million years to make fossil fuels.” Grass pellet fuel caught on in Europe…read more


Can We Clean Up Fossil Fuels?

Can we continue to burn fossil fuels and still halt global warming? Big government and big business are pushing zero emission power plants tha tburn coal or gas but release…read more


Designated Drivers Don’t Work

…“When an intended designated driver becomes intoxicated, this leaves group members with a difficult choice between having the least drunk person drive them home or arranging for alternative transportation.” After…read more


Live Dangerously: Be a Scientist

…an accidental death. Dr. Eugene Mallove, an alternative energy expert and coldfusion researcher, was beaten to death in May near his home.He had just published a letter stating that it…read more


Hydropower Leads to Global Warming

Damming rivers to produce hydropower sounds like the perfectsolution the problem of relying on fossil fuels?EXCEPT thatit also produces large amounts of methane, which is one ofthe worst greenhouse gases….read more


Oil Prices Will Continue to Go Sky High

…made up alternative energysources?and least not yet. We’ll still be relying mainly onfossil fuels in the near future. Theanalysts say that they have taken into account “every newoil discovery and…read more


Master Astrologier Mahala on the Galactic Energy Burst

…opposition to Saturn (by sign) in Cancer, and making a 90 degree angle to the node in Aries. The sign Aries is the first sign of the zodiac and indicates…read more


New Energies for a New Time: Astrological Analysis by Mahala

…opposition to Saturn (by sign) in Cancer, and making a 90 degree angle to the node in Aries. The sign Aries is the first sign of the zodiac and indicates…read more


Mahala’s Back with New Predictions

…and everyone knows about the war in Iraq. Now the north node is in Aries, and the south node Libra. Aries is ruled by mars which will bring fire events…read more


Quadriplegic man sends email with his mind

…monitors signals sent from up to 100 neuronsat a time. Cyberkinetics, a Massachusetts company, developed theminuscule BrainGate chip as an alternative to more difficultmethods used by quadriplegics to control their…read more


Coming Closer to Sudden Climate Change

…be areliable measuring point. In recent decades, the observatoryhas measured an average increase of 1.5 parts per million(ppm) a year, due to increased burning of fossil fuels. Butthis jumped to…read more


Jeanne Hits Fla on Same Track as Frances

…on that signalthey heard from space that may have indicated the existenceof intelligent life. Whitley interviews an alternative SETIspecialist who explains what’s going on. OnMysteriousPowers, Echo Bodine shares the secrets…read more


Why Bloodletting Was Done

fuels itself with iron.Removing red blood cells from the body removes the iron thisbacteria feeds on. Iron specialist Tracy Rouault says, “How could a procedurepopular for 2,500 years have really…read more


Pollution Good?

…volcanoes, but most of them comefrom the burning of fossil fuels. These aerosol particlesabsorb or scatter radiation from the sun, and create modifyclouds and thus more rain. Andreae says, “We’ve…read more


Can We Ever Stop Using Oil?

…our cars?no alternative fuel has been discoveredyet that works in them and companies aren’t trying todevelop one because it would be taxed higher than foreignoil imports! Lee Dye writes in…read more


Pollution Wars

…problem. We know in the U.S. air pollution is a significant problem. The U.S. consumes 25% of the world’s fossil fuels?mostly oil?and it’s predominantly the consumption of fossil fuels that…read more


Popeye to the Rescue

…be able to avoid fossil fuels in the future, and drastically cut greenhouse gases. Theproblem is, they’re not very efficient. But that’s wherespinach comes in? Geoffrey Lean writes in the…read more


Ocean Currents Could Lead to Superstorm

…yet the average temperature of the Earth has continued to increase. This could be due to burning fossil fuels. Since we can’t control sunspots, we’ll always be victims of climate…read more


Oil Man Worries Too

fuels and warming has been demonstrated.” The greed of major corporations is killing us, but is greed always bad? John Demartini says no, at least not when you learn an…read more


Are Hydrogen Cars Possible?

…cars is to get away from fossil fuels, although the gas-hydrogen hybrid would use less gasoline and produce fewer greenhouse gases. Some researchers think they’ll eventually be able to strip…read more


Three Iraqs

…government knew all this going in. Were they naively optimistic, or did they see no alternative? Since candor isn’t something the current administration is noted for, I guess we’ll have…read more


Disaster in the Middle East

…alone current reserves, are going to deteriorate much faster than new resources can be developed. This is why my basic position is that we MUST develop alternative energy sources on…read more


Cancer has Eternal Life

…would be a wonderful alternative for cancer patients who now have to undergo debilitating chemotherapy or radiation. Now it’s been discovered that a substance in green tea helps kill leukemia…read more


Wars Caused by Oil

If this is the case, would alternate fuels such as wind and hydrogen, which are available everywhere, mean an end to war? If we change to nuclear power when oil…read more


Iraq Getting More Like Israel

…falling into the same vicious cycle?[as Israel]: cracking down on the guerrillas fuels support for the resistance, which leads to more repressive measures, and on and on. The U.S. Army…read more


The Coming Oil Shortage

alternatives we have available. Once the price of oil gets high enough that people begin to seriously consider alternatives, those alternatives will become too expensive to implement on a wide…read more


White Elephant Causes Witch Doctor Riot

Kenyan alternative medical practitioners rioted in Mombasa yesterday when an elephant prophesied in the Kolebe Artifactual Writings, a collection of witch doctor prophecies dating from 32,821 BCE, or possibly authored…read more


The Dead Zone

…then die. Nitrogen also gets into the ocean from fossil fuels. Large dead zones are found in the Gulf of Mexico, the Chesapeake Bay, the Baltic and Black seas, and…read more


A New Reason to be in the Middle East

…Middle East by showing them that there is an alternative. Ladies: It’s time to stop equivocating and speak up for what we believe, unless we want see the condition of…read more


Will the Next Extinction Include Us?

…U.K. was linked to nitrogen pollution,” says researcher Carly Stevens. Nitrogen pollution is caused by burning fossil fuels and from certain types of fertilizer. The UN?s Mark Collins says, “Evidence…read more


Secret Pentagon Global Warming Report

…unbelievable. It seems obvious that cutting the use of fossil fuels would be worthwhile.” Rob Gueterbock of Greenpeace says, “You’ve got a President who says global warming is a hoax,…read more


Science Investigates at the Edge

…very personal interaction between patient and therapist. Perhaps complementary and alternative medicine treatments can present a valuable model design through which we may understand this process.” According to ancient Chinese…read more


How Farming Can Reverse Climate Change

…says Cameron Thomson. “If we burn fossil fuels at today’s rates, atmospheric carbon could be kept stable if we covered the earth soils with between 0.8 and 3.2 tons of…read more


Is it Dangerous to Live Near Nuclear Plants?

…ago, and even underground testing stopped 12 years ago. The reprocessing of nuclear fuels stopped in the late 1970s. Their study says, “The only other source of strontium-90 that can…read more


Soot is the Culprit

…engines is a possibility, while doing without fossil fuels is not?at least not for the near future. Besides diesel engines, other sources of soot come from the burning of wood,…read more


What to Do About Airplane Warming

…However, global warming was speeded up considerably when man discovered fossil fuels. Agriculture-based global warming may have led to some of the early great civilizations, like that of Mesopotamia. Farmers…read more


Is There an Oil Shortage in our Future?

…or redesign all our engines, so we can use an alternative fuel?probably both. These are major changes that cannot be made quickly. Monbiot says, “In view of all this, the…read more


More Greenhouse Gas Than Ever

fuels for cars and power plants will rise by 40%, as populations increase and economies grow. “Between now and 2020 we estimate increases of some 3.5 billion tons per year…read more


Parts of Iraq Resemble Fortified Israel

…certainly happened in Palestine, but while soldiers and civilians are still being killed, no one?in Iraq or Israel?can find any alternative. It would be a lot easier to think clearly…read more


The Harmonic Concordance and November’s Astrological Excitement

…the moons node on top of the Popes Sun. Sometimes this aspect will cause a person to leave this world. Being that the Pope is quite sick it may be…read more


Decide Whether We Should Show Up

…inviting you to an alternative. What can we offer We can offer you a more holistic vision of the universe and of life, constructive interactions, the experience of fair and…read more


Almost Gone for Good

…many of them, there’s only one copy left! Alien Energy (a fascinating alternative theory on what makes the Visitors tick), Deja Blues and Gifts of the Angels (a great introduction…read more


The Air You Breathe Can Give You a Stroke

It’s been predicted that the world will experience a severe oil shortage, starting ten years from now. One way to handle this would be to develop alternate fuels. What’s more…read more


World Oil Shortage in Next Decade

…oil reserves are 80% less than was predicted earlier. Kjell Alekett says, “Non-fossil fuels must come in much stronger than it had been hoped.” Despite this, the government has just…read more


Is Planet Earth Embedded in a Large Galactic Civilization By Beatriz Gato-Rivera, particle physicist and member of the Spanish Scientific Research Council (CSIC)

…few small bases difficult to detect. However, an alternative explanation would be that, being aware of the existence of aggressive advanced civilizations, they would have developed very sophisticated camouflage systems,…read more


Health Drink

…any more.” Supporters of urine therapy say it’s been practiced in Thailand for hundreds of years. But the Department of Thai Traditional and Alternative Medicine says there’s no record of…read more


CA Crop Circles: It’s Not Over Yet

…with local farmers and entomologists, but it seems clear. “There is a second formation which did show node changes?a smaller and simpler one [which showed] both elongated nodes and expulsion…read more


Summer Wildfires Affect the Weather?and our Health

…months?There will be no relief from the drought that fuels the wildfires until our nation’s leaders get serious about curbs on CO2 emissions.” We need to curb our beetles too….read more


CA Crop Circle Adds to Scientific Mystery, by Leslie Kean

…the formations. Most dramatic were grossly elongated plant nodes (the “knuckles” along the stem) and “expulsion cavities” — holes literally blown open at the nodes — caused by the heating…read more


UFOs and the Bible on Dreamland This Week

…start hearing it or it refuses to load from the “Listen Now” button, try our alternative site at Live365.com. Doesn’t work at all? You probably don’t have Windows Media Player….read more


Pollution Protects Us from Global Warming

…Climate Change (IPCC). These scientists have suspected for a long time that smoke and other particles from burning rainforests, crops and fossil fuels are blocking the sunlight and protecting us…read more


The Deconstruction of Iraq by Peter Levenda

…Further, this concept fuels a belief that the war between Israel and its neighbors goes beyond religion and deeper into race; deeper into a history that is as old as…read more


Two Amazing Insights on Museum Looting

…a similar reconstruction of the city of Babylon, which was Biblical Israel’s enemy?This concept fuels a belief that the war between Israel and its neighbors goes beyond religion and deeper…read more


Why UFOs are Debunked by the Media

…dealing with a hostile audience of cranks and fanatics rather than the alternative risk of leaving the field to the fanatics and giving the impression that we are afraid to…read more


Participant in Abductee Study Speaks Out

…learn about alternative explanations for what they perceived (including studying what is known about human psychology), and still remain unconvinced that these account for their alien encounter experiences. Experiencers such…read more


The Coming War

…to plant themselves in a bed of human suffering. War is ugly. But, in this case, the alternative is far uglier. I have lived through a depression brought on by…read more


Is God All in Our Heads?

…of our intelligence?being able to think about our own mortality, for instance. So it came up with a brain modification that allows us to believe in an alternative reality, that…read more


Are We Going to War for Oil?

fuels, but critics feel this is mostly a public relations ploy, because there are serious problems to overcome before we can make the transition to hydrogen fuel cells. Because hydrogen…read more


Dangerous Bugs in Jet Fuel

…cause fuel leaks, and even eat through the wings if undetected. Now scientists have developed a test that lets non-scientists check oils, fuels and water for “microbial fouling, spoilage and…read more


Ringing the (Dreamland) Changes

…Player, go to the Microsoft Download Center. To listen on Live365, go to the Dreamland Live365 Station. If you can’t make either alternative work, please call your computer’s customer support…read more


Massive Black Hole at Center of Galaxy

…recently, black holes were just a theory, and no one could prove they really existed. But now?”We have been able to exclude some still possible alternative configurations…there is nothing left…read more


Can Lemon Juice Prevent AIDS?

…Short believes lemons could be an alternative to costly HIV-drugs and traditional forms of contraceptives in developing countries. They can be used as a contraceptive by soaking a cotton ball…read more


True Origin of Crop Circles Baffles Scientists by Leslie Kean

…the formations. Most dramatic were grossly elongated plant nodes (the knuckles along the stem) and expulsion cavities holes literally blown open at the nodes caused by the heating of internal…read more


Desperate? Three New Ways to Lose Weight

…move food along the digestive tract. This means a person won?t feel hungry again so soon. The device is being marketed by a company in New Jersey as an alternativeread more


Brown Haze Clouds Asia

…haze is the result offorest fires, the burning of agricultural wastes, dramaticincreases in the burning of fossil fuels in vehicles,industries and power stations, and emissions from millionsof inefficient cookers burning…read more


Fill Up at Home

…the HRA. Stephen Ellis, American Honda’s manager of alternative-fuelvehicles, says that while consumers can buy the GX, it?s notmarketed nationally because there are so few fuelingstations. He believes the HRA…read more


A Surprising Antidepressant

…researchers found all this hard to believe, so they looked for alternative explanations. They thought that maybe women who rarely used condoms took oral contraceptives instead, since these can affect…read more


First World Pollution Causes African Starvation

…such as Ethiopia in the 1980s. The cause appears to be the sulfur, soot, carbon, ammonium and nitrate produced when fossil fuels are burnt. As these are belched out of…read more


Iraq Smuggling Nukes in Aid to Syria

…any covert action should be seen as ?preparatory? to a military strike so the agency can identify targets and build relationships with alternative future leaders if Hussein is ousted. Ever…read more


Bush Says Global Warming Real?And Harmful

…U.S. environment. For the first time, the Bush administration blames recent global warming on human actions and says the main cause is the burning of fossil fuels which trap greenhouse…read more


Oil Supplies Getting Low

…have to use coal and even nuclear power once fossil fuels pass their global peak in production. Higher and more volatile prices are sure to accompany this transition period. He…read more


Fighting Terrorism with Valium & Model Planes

…produce ?targeted deterioration of metal parts, coatings and lubricants of weapons vehicles and support equipment as well as fuels.? This group of scientists has already patented micro-organisms that decompose polyurethane,…read more


Killer Pollution Blows Around the World

…of pollutants includes soot, salts, dust and other byproducts of the burning of fossil fuels and vegetation, and have been shown to cause many deaths. “It happens on a small…read more


GM Experiments Cruel to Animals

…undertaken when there is no reasonable alternative. Balancing the needs of people for drugs with the welfare and integrity of animal species is a complex ethical dilemma.” Animals, especially pigs,…read more


Smoking Kills Brain Cells

…such deficits may or may not be sufficient to account for memory impairments. An alternative view is that memory impairments result from the subject feeling dreadful in the withdrawn state…read more


Antigravity Device Based on UFO?

…to explore space and drastically cut the use of fossil fuels on Earth. Ventura, a UNIX programmer for AT&T Wireless, builds lifters in his spare time. Ventura’s lifters are triangle-shaped…read more


Alien Life Common

…like the sodium and chlorine atoms in salt. Nitrogen has a long association with rocket fuels and explosives, such as nitroglycerine and TNT (trinitrotoluene). This is because nitrogen gas, N2,…read more


The Reason for the Secrecy

…no alternative: we must either face reality or face extinction. The second reason is that, as long as we do not act on our own behalf, they cannot rescue us,…read more


Forget Winter Vacations When Caribbean Drowns

…of fossil fuels and the emission of greenhouse gases. The allegations come from a leaked White House memo from a major U.S. oil company urging that Watson’s re-election be opposed….read more


New Solutions to Oil Problems

…fossil fuels while avoiding global climate change. The method would allow researchers to harvest carbon dioxide from the air, reducing buildup of the greenhouse gas in the atmosphere. They could…read more


Trees Won?t Save Us From Greenhouse Gas

…about one-fifth the amount of carbon dioxide generated every year by deforestation, burning fossil fuels and other human activities. To learn more,click here. Forests are less effective at slowing climate…read more


Are Your Fillings Killing You?

…they rarely cause problems, and only in people with mercury allergies, and are more durable than the alternatives. Meanwhile, ?mercury-free? dentists insist that their mercury fillings are slowly poisoning patients…read more


Bacteria-Colored Blue Jeans

…oil, with potentially toxic by-products. Bacteria have previously been adapted as alternative indigo manufacturers, but a trace by-product turns the jeans a shade of red. Weyler engineered genes of the…read more


Allergic to the Future

…study can help us understand the true costs of burning fossil fuels.? In a similar study conducted outdoors in North Carolina, excess carbon dioxide was pumped into a pine forest,…read more


Grow Your Own Meat in a Lab

Scientists trying to create alternative food sources for astronauts believe we could grow meat on in a laboratory, without slaughtering fish or animals. Scientists at Touro College in New York…read more


New Food from Fungus

…(pronounced kworn) and made into a variety of fake foods, including chicken-like nuggets, lasagna and fettuccine Alfredo and an alternative to ground beef called ?grounds.? ?It?s wonderful as far as…read more


Neanderthals R Us

…the integration of natives with incoming Africans. The alternative ?out of Africa? theory suggests that an invasion about 50,000 years ago drove native populations to extinction. Mary Stiner, of the…read more


The Unexplored Dangers of GM Food

…inherited trait. But Dr. Commoner says that under the influence of specialized proteins that carry out ?alternative splicing,? a single gene can give rise to a variety of different proteins,…read more


A Voice in Your Head

…which has developed an alternative to Audio Spotlight called the Hypersonic Sound System, recently signed an agreement with the U.S. Army to develop the technology for psychological warfare. According to…read more


Rainfall Changes Tied to Global Warming

New satellite data shows that tiny airborne particles are changing rainfall patterns around the world. These man-made particles, mostly from burning fossil fuels, make it more difficult for clouds to…read more


The Reason for the Secrecy Redux

…has no alternative: we must either face reality or face extinction. The second reason is that, as long as we do not act on our own behalf, they cannot rescue…read more


Earth Will Last a Little Longer

…find alternative homes in space, says Dr. Robert Smith, of the University of Sussex in the U.K. ?We had better get used to the idea that we shall need to…read more


The Search for Alien Life

…probe is an alternative. Yet this technique may not reach all spacecraft subsystems, particularly when the mission design dictates shielding electronic components from ambient sources of radiation. That type of…read more


Another Island Nation Sinking

…have been left homeless with their food gardens totally destroyed as high waves swept through the islands. There is no other alternative but to relocate the 1,500 islanders to a…read more


Middle Eastern Pollution?Old & New

…the chaff is no longer useful, so it?s burned instead to clear the land for next season?s crop. The government is investing $3.4 million in research to discover alternative uses…read more


FTC Fights Fake Anthrax Cures on Internet

…Federal Trade Commission says there?s no scientific evidence that any of these alternative treatments work. The FTC has sent e-mail warnings to site operators, giving them a week to reply….read more


Jim Marrs: It’s All About Oil

…afraid of its people.” President John F. Kennedy Americans are now beginning to pay the price for sleeping through history classes, ignoring important information in the alternative media and neglecting…read more


Bin Laden’s Objective

…the welfare of their people is dependent upon commerce in heroin, which it most certainly is. The alternative to drug money is stark: it is starvation and death. The United…read more


Chilbolton History and Crop Formations by Lucy Pringle

…in either formation; they were bent at the base. In the `Face` I found a stalk with a blown node. Researchers Charles and Frances Mallett, visited the formation after it…read more


An Israeli Spy Shares His Secrets

…each other?? GS: ?They know that the Americans hear almost everything. The FBI even has access to their e-mails. I believe the organizations have built up an alternative communications infrastructure,…read more


Israeli Sources Suggest 2 US Strikes Soon: Afghanistan and Iraq–Unless We Get bin Laden

…and Diego Garcia. The alternative is to gain overflight permissions from a number of different countries. Iranian diplomats are believed to be attempting to add an Israeli dimension to the…read more


Surprise Finding: Auto Emission Kill More than Wrecks

…Pittsburgh. She says ozone, particulate matter, carbon dioxide and other pollutants from the burning of fossil fuels are causing people, particularly in cities, to die prematurely from asthma, breathing disorders…read more


Kyoto Surprise: Too Many Trees Can Hurt Environment

…afforestation is not always an effective alternative to cutting fossil fuel emissions.? Certain varieties of trees emit air pollutants, creating ozone and fine particulate matter that make it hard to…read more


White House Study Says Global Warming is Real

…a leading cause is emissions of carbon dioxide from burning fossil fuels. The panel of 11 scientists produced its 24 page report in less than a month. This is after…read more


Terrorist Nukes a Real but Ignored Threat

…to allow the plant to open, since theft of the pellets would then become a ?terrifying possibility.? The British Nuclear Fuels Laboratory points out that MOX would be difficult to…read more


If All Else Fails, Try Exorcism

alternative form of therapy for people with strong religious beliefs. ?Many people in distress come to the church for help because they have a religious frame of reference and are…read more


Chemtrails or Contrails–What Gives?

…can’t find anybody who does. But it is worth remembering that there could be an alternative explanation. I had word from a trusted source that some retired military personnel of…read more


Possible Mad Cow Sheep Found in Vermont

…and that it has the potential to spread quickly, widely and insidiously if not handled early. We wish there was a sound alternative to the removal of these flocks, but…read more


New ‘Nonlethal Weapon’ Announced

…Kirtland Air Force Base in New Mexico. “It’s just not intense enough to cause anydamage.” “This revolutionary force-protection technology gives U.S. service members an alternative to using deadly force,” said…read more


Possible Reason for Nasca Lines Discovered

…and believe these lines indicate the location of underground water. “The spatial coincidence between the geoglyphs and groundwater associated with underground faults in the bedrock offers an intriguing alternative to…read more


Sudden Climate Change Proven, Says Scientist

…change is just around the corner. The study also reveals that global warming, while made worse by the burning of fossil fuels, is essentially a natural phenomenon, and takes place…read more


The Reason for the Secrecy

…at deep levels, recognizes that it has no alternative: we must either face reality or face extinction. The second reason is that, as long as we do not act on…read more