Where is Everybody?

July 7, 2014
In 1975, a paper by physicist Michael Hart inspired Enrico Fermi to ask the question: where is everybody? He asked it because of the silence of the universe around us--no radio signals, nobody coming in for a landing, indeed, nobody... continued

Flight 370: Greater Danger than Ever

June 23, 2014
The fate of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has disappeared from the news cycle, but Malaysian police have announced that the reconstruction of data from the pilot's flight simulator suggests that he flew it into the southern Indian Ocean and may... continued

Reaping the Whirlwind

June 12, 2014
The al-Qaeda-connected group ISIS (Islamic State Iraq and the Levant) have taken Mosul and Tikrit, Iraq's second and third cities, and may well take the whole country in a matter of months. At the same time, the group is rushing... continued

Illegal Computer Entries

April 20, 2014
On the night of Thursday, April 17, an entry from an outside source was recorded on this computer. I observed it as they explored recently updated files. Despite the fact that the most advanced monitoring software available to the public... continued

The Inability to Find Flight 370 is Very Worrisome

April 11, 2014
I remain extremely concerned that Flight 370 is not being found. I worry that the reason is that it isn't in the Indian Ocean at all, and that the pings that are being heard there are due to some other... continued

Flight 370: The Beginning of a Terror Attack, not the End

March 15, 2014
I believe that Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was either hijacked or experienced an extremely unusual mechanical problem of some kind. If it was hijacked, which is the more likely probability, then it wasn’t done to destroy the plane but to... continued

Superstorm, Climate Change and the Future

February 17, 2014
When I published Nature's End in 1985, I was laughed at by environmental reporters at a press conference in Washington. When Art Bell and I published Superstorm in 1999, Matt Lauer scoffed at us on the Today Show. When the movie... continued

Doorway to Other Worlds

January 18, 2014
More than ever now, it's possible to enjoy an increase of being, and 2013 has been a year of profound discovery for me. In the scientific world, it brought four epochal discoveries, the combination of which are causing my mind... continued

A Joyous Romp of a Close Encounter

November 13, 2013
Over the past twenty-four hours, something beautiful has happened to myself and my wife. It must have started sometime after nine last night. We first noticed it at close to one this morning. Anne had gone to bed around nine.... continued

Implanted Memories

August 18, 2013
From a recent news story: "Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have successfully implanted a false memory into a mouse’s brain, a seemingly far-fetched idea reminiscent of a science-fiction film." If scientists can implant false memories in mice,... continued