2,200-Year-Old Antikythera Computer’s Purpose has been Deciphered

June 22, 2016
Recovered from a 1st-century Roman shipwreck in 1901, the Antikythera Mechanism is the world's oldest known analog computer, at an estimated 2,200 years old. While the device's mechanism has long since been known to have involved astronomical calculations, its full... continued

New Conversion Method turns Carbon Dioxide into Stone

June 22, 2016
A great deal of the carbon dioxide that our industry produces can be extracted at the source before it gets into the atmosphere, where it would otherwise act as a greenhouse gas, trapping solar radiation before it can radiate back... continued

Largest Coal Producer in the U.S. Funded Climate Change Denial Groups

June 21, 2016
A new report from the U.K's Guardian newspaper has unveiled that Peabody Energy, the U.S.'s largest coal producer, was actively funding over two dozen groups that advocated a policy of climate change denial, including various trade associations, corporate lobby groups,... continued

Science Discovers the Secret of Superstorms

June 17, 2016
A new study has been released by renowned climatologist and climate activist Dr. James Hansen, that warns of dire consequences if humanity fails to curb it's addiction to fossil fuel use. These consequences include sea level increases and an ice... continued

Experimental Stem Cell Therapy Allows Wheelchair-Bound Patient to Walk Again

June 16, 2016
Of all the illnesses that one might have to face throughout life, one of the most frightening is that of experiencing a stroke, where a circulatory problem in the brain delivers either too much or too little blood flow to... continued

Second Layer of Information Found in DNA

June 16, 2016
While the sheer amount of information that can be stored in genetic code is well known -- a single gram of DNA is estimated to be able to hold 700 terabytes of information -- it turns out that there is... continued

Theoretical Physicist Michio Kaku Believes that “God is a Mathematician”

June 15, 2016
When she awoke from her coma after suffering a brain aneurysm, Anne Strieber received a series of powerful messages, one of them being “God is a mathematical formula,” and explains the concept as "a kind of living probability theory" in... continued

Elon Musk Proposes Adding AI Layer to our Brains using ‘Neural Laces’

June 13, 2016
In recent years, numerous scientists and experts in the field of artificial intelligence have warned about the likelihood of AI surpassing human intelligence, and how that development may impact our society. Entrepreneur and technological boundary-pusher Elon Musk has also voiced... continued

Orlando Massacre Kills 50

June 13, 2016
50 people were killed and 53 injured in a ferocious attack at a the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida on the night of June 11. According to police, the attack was carried out by Omar Saddiqui Mateen of Fort Pierce,... continued

‘Stick a fork in it, it’s done’: 2015-2016 El Niño is Over

June 11, 2016
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has announced that 2015-2016's 15-month, record-breaking El Niño is over, with a 75 percent possibility for La Niña conditions to form in the Pacific Ocean by the end of autumn. "There's nothing left," explains... continued