The Contents of Alexandria’s Mysterious Black-Granite Sarcophagus have Finally been Revealed

July 24, 2018
A massive black granite sarcophagus that was unearthed in Egypt's city of Alexandria earlier this month was opened on July 19, finally revealing its two millennia-old secrets to archeologists. Speculation as to what might be found in the 30-ton enclosure... continued

U.S. Astronauts may Lose Their Spot on the ISS for Nearly a Year

July 19, 2018
Due to delays stemming from manufacturing and safety certification issues, the new manned spacecraft being developed by Boeing and SpaceX may not be ready to ferry U.S. astronauts to the International Space Station before NASA's contract with Russia's Soyuz program... continued

The UK’s Record Heat Wave is Revealing the Shadows of Long-Lost Ancient Structures

July 17, 2018
The record-breaking hot, dry weather in the United Kingdom might be bad for the region's crops -- and in turn, the formation of crop circles -- but the persistent arid conditions that are drying out farmers' fields are revealing images... continued

Earth’s Past is Telling Us that Global Warming Might Be Much Worse than We Thought

July 12, 2018
A new study has found that the temperature increases from global warming may be twice as bad over what previous climate studies have forecast. This study made use of historical data from previous geological periods when Earth's climate was 0.5°C-2°C... continued

As Strange as Anything in The X-Files: Final Three Secret UFO Files Released by the UK’s MoD

July 10, 2018
The UK's Ministry of Defence has declassified the remaining three documents in a series of files regarding UFOs, releasing them to the UK's National Archives after a series of delays that lasted half a decade. The files, consisting of 2,500... continued

Heat Events Around the World–33 Dead in Montreal

July 7, 2018
Heat waves have been laying siege to regional temperature records around the world since the last week of June, as large areas of heat pressure, or heat domes, strewn across the hemisphere, have increased temperatures in relatively mild climates such... continued

The Case for Aliens that aren’t so ‘Alien’

July 6, 2018
When speculating on what the future might look like in his 1927 book "Possible Worlds and Other Papers", geneticist and evolutionary biologist J. B. S. Haldane wrote "Now my own suspicion is that the Universe is not only queerer than... continued

Trump Announces Formation of “Space Force” Military Branch; Pentagon is Interested in Faster-Than-Light Travel

June 28, 2018
President Donald J. Trump has announced that he has ordered the formation of a sixth branch of the U.S. military, adding the "Space Force" to the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, and Navy. Trump made the announcement at a... continued

Machine Intelligence is The Key to Accurate Climate Prediction

June 26, 2018
 One of the key challenges in facing a rapidly-changing climate is accurately predicting how global warming will affect individual regions around the planet: one area may suddenly be stricken with prolonged drought, while another may be inundated with catastrophic flooding.... continued

New Unknowncountry Site Damaged: Update June 24

June 22, 2018
We would like to thank everyone who has donated! We are now in the process of creating a new domain with a new level of security. Next week, we will proceed to restore the backup of the new website to... continued