There May Be 36 Other Civilizations in the Galaxy Capable of Interstellar Communication

June 21, 2020
A new statistical study out of the UK's University of Nottingham has produced an estimate of how many civilizations might exist within the Milky Way that are capable of communicating with one-another between the stars. Spoiler alert: it's 36. In... continued

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

June 17, 2020
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, with a previously-strong contender—hydroxychloroquine—falling from favor with the FDA, and another... continued

The Atlantic Hurricane Season Has Had an Early Start for Six Consecutive Years

June 15, 2020
Each year, hurricane season doesn't officially start in the Atlantic until June 1, but two named tropical storms formed and faded in the weeks before the start of the month, making 2020 the sixth year in a row that the... continued

Is COVID-19 Caused by a Genetically-Modified Frankenvirus?

June 13, 2020
  In the ongoing game of coronavirus-based conspiracy theory whack-a-mole, yet another seemingly credible claim that the virus behind the COVID-19 pandemic was manufactured in a lab has surfaced, this time from a study that claimed that the virus showed... continued

Major Medical Journal Retracts Policy-Changing Hydroxychloroquine Study Paper

June 11, 2020
The medical journal The Lancet has retracted a paper that had previously brought global clinical trials on chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for COVID-19 to a halt, due to the discovery of serious problems regarding the data presented in the paper.... continued

The Mysterious Geomagnetic Anomaly in the South Atlantic Might Split in Two

June 4, 2020
Researchers with the European Space Agency (ESA) are reporting that a peculiar oddity in the Earth's magnetic field known as the South Atlantic Magnetic Anomaly is weakening faster than the rest of the planet's magnetic field, and may well be... continued

A Nation on Fire–Including Whitley Strieber’s Town

May 31, 2020
There are riots across the United States, with large crowds from coast to coast protesting the murder of George Floyd during an arrest. Whitley Strieber reports that there is extensive rioting in his town of Santa Monica, California. He states... continued

A New Survey Finds That DMT-Induced Entity Encounters Can Have a Long-Lasting Spiritual Effect

May 30, 2020
A new study out of John Hopkins University has found that the majority of people that reported encountering entities while using the psychedelic drug N,N-dimethyltryptamine, more commonly known as DMT, were so impacted by their experiences that they wound up developing a... continued

China is Fighting a New COVID-19 Outbreak: Has the Virus Changed?

May 27, 2020
A new cluster of COVID-19 cases in northeastern China has prompted authorities to impose a lockdown on over 100 million Chinese citizens in the cities of Shulan, Jilin city and Shengyang, with health officials reporting that this resurgence of the... continued

Launch of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Spacecraft to Mark America’s Return to Manned Spaceflight [UPDATE, May 30]

May 26, 2020
Update, May 30: Today's launch was successful, with the Falcon 9 lifting off at 3:22 PM EDT, delivering the Crew Dragon capsule into orbit. America's back, baby!. For the first time in nearly a decade an American spacecraft will carry... continued