105,000 Year Old Calcite Crystals from the Kalahari Desert Upends Theories of the Origins of Human Culture

April 2, 2021
A crystal collection dated at 105,000 years old was recently unearthed at a sacred site in the Kalahari Desert; upending our present-day understanding of the origins of human culture.   It was previously assumed that inland cultures were less progressive than... continued

The Nearest Known Star Cluster to Earth Has a Case of Vanishing Stars

March 31, 2021
  An invisible force has been pulling apart one side of  the nearby Hyades star cluster, leaving the tail of the stellar group partially devoid of stars.  The astronomers who noticed the phenomenon suspect that a dark matter structure with... continued

Within the Molecular Structure of COVID-19 Variants Lies the Key to Their Defeat

March 29, 2021
The rollout of the world's COVID-19 vaccines is proving largely effective against the virus.  We have our work cut out for us, however, in the face of  COVID-19 variants that began to emerge last fall. An examination of the molecular... continued

The U.S. Navy Continues to Encounter UFOs Along California Coast

March 28, 2021
A Freedom of Information Act request by the Drive has uncovered a more recent series of encounters with UFOs by US Navy vessels off the coast of California, in the same vicinity as the now-infamous 2004 Nimitz encounters, this time involving... continued

Melting Glaciers Linked to More Frequent Earthquakes in Alaska

March 24, 2021
A new study has found that ice loss from glaciers in Alaska has been causing an increase in both the frequency and magnitude of earthquakes over 5.0 in the region. While sea level rise, extreme weather and surface ice loss... continued

Former Director of National Intelligence Confirms UFO Sightings by US Military, More to Come in Unclassified Report

March 22, 2021
John Ratcliffe, the United States' former Director of National Intelligence, recently confirmed that the US military has logged more UFO encounters than previously disclosed to the public.  He also stated that more information is expected to become available "in a... continued

Recently Excavated Dead Sea Scroll Fragments Prompt Fascinating Discoveries

March 20, 2021
Following daring missions braving the elements and perilous location of the Qumran Caves in Israel, where the Dead Sea Scrolls were first discovered in 1952: archaeologists have discovered approximately eighty  fragments of new text from the seminal work. These are... continued

According to a UN Report; the World is Experiencing the Beginnings of a Climate Crisis

March 17, 2021
A new report from the United Nations panel that monitors the individual efforts of the 197 countries signed on to the Paris Climate Agreement says that the collective effort of the world's nations to limit the rise of global warming... continued

Decoding the Puzzle of the Antikythera Mechanism

March 15, 2021
A new breakthrough has been made in regards to the inner workings of the device known as the Antikythera mechanism.  Combining recent 3D X-ray scans of the ancient computer with over a century's worth of cumulative investigation, researchers are now... continued

Faster Than the Speed of Light: New Studies Bring Us Closer to Superluminal Travel

March 12, 2021
Recent studies in theoretical physics have found that faster-than-light travel, through the manipulation of gravity—or bending the physical fabric of space-time—is not as impossible as was once thought.  Although it would appear that we're still quite a few quantum leaps... continued