A Village in India is being Plagued by Mysterious Sheep Mutilations

December 1, 2017
Mysterious sheep mutilations have been occurring in the Niali region of India, with over 180 animals being killed since last June. The afflicted sheep are reportedly found with their livers removed, and although government officials are blaming the attacks on... continued

Microbes from Outer Space have been Found on the ISS

November 30, 2017
In a recent interview with Russian News Service TASS, cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov discussed the presence of microbes that were found on the outside of the hull of the International Space Station, that were not present after the launch of the... continued

Does Evolution Progress at a Snail’s Pace, or can it Leap Forward Rapidly?

November 29, 2017
A new study that documented rapid changes in the physiology of snail kites in the Florida Everglades has prompted researchers to question exactly how fast evolution can occur in a longer-lived animal – in this case: instead of occurring over... continued

Could Peculiar Signals from 234 Stars be from Extraterrestrial Civilizations?

November 28, 2017
A Canadian physics professor claims that he has uncovered evidence of communication from 234 extraterrestrial civilizations, in the form of signals that are encoded in the emanations of stars much like our own Sun. In analyzing the composition of the... continued

The Phenomenon of Mysterious Booms Continue Worldwide

November 25, 2017
The phenomenon of mysterious booms is continuing around the world, with the sound of unexplained explosions being reported from locales as diverse as Michigan, Lapland, St Ives, Swansea and Yorkshire. Booms reported by residents of six counties in Alabama have... continued

The Solar System’s First Interstellar Visitor, ‘Oumuamua, is Red… and Cigar-Shaped?

November 23, 2017
New observations of the Solar System's first known interstellar asteroid, A/2017 U1, has revealed new and unusual information regarding our visitor from afar, including its size, color -- and that it is shaped like a cigar. Using the European Southern... continued

La Niña is here, but how will it affect our Winter?

November 22, 2017
La Niña conditions are currently forming in the Pacific Ocean, however forecasters expect that if these conditions persist through the winter, this will only be a mild episode, compared to La Niña that have occurred in the past. La Niña,... continued

8,000 Year-Old Petroglyph might be the World’s Oldest Image of Hunting Dogs, complete with Leashes

November 21, 2017
Researchers have found what may be the earliest depiction of dogs hunting alongside a human companion in Saudi Arabia, in a sandstone carving believed to be more than 8,000 years old. The human is armed with a bow and arrow,... continued

Former Facebook Prez on the Dangers of Social Media: ‘God only knows what it’s doing to our children’s brains’

November 18, 2017
The profound impact of the technology of social networking on our culture, especially social media juggernaut Facebook, is a phenomenon that is unique in human history, allowing friends, loved ones, and even complete strangers to connect from disparate corners of... continued

The Ozone Hole is (Finally) Shrinking

November 17, 2017
The infamous hole in Earth's ozone layer has shrunk down to 7.6 million square miles wide (12,200,000 square kilometers), the smallest the gap has been since 1988. This healing of Earth's main shield against ultraviolet radiation is due largely to... continued