Are Bath Salts The New Zombie Virus?

In most zombie apocalypse scenarios, a rogue virus goes astray and slowly begins to infect an unsuspecting population. The examples are too many to list: Resident Evil, The Walking Dead, Zombieland, 28 Days Later. Just to name a few. Even beyond zombies, we have stories of outbreaks like in The Crazies and I Am Legend, …

Miss The Transit Of Venus? Check It Out With This Simulator

So, did you catch the transit of Venus yesterday? If you did, you witnessed a once-in-a-lifetime event, something that won’t happen again until 2117. I didn’t get to see it, myself; I was left in a stupor after witnessing Nintendo’s E3 conference. Stupefied. I didn’t have the proper equipment, anyway, so I can’t complain. Luckily, …

The Soviet Film Agency’s “Experiments In The Revival Of Organisms”

(Please note that you might find the above video kind of gross.) In 1940, the Soviet Film Agency released a motion picture titled “Experiments In The Revival Of Organisms.” It was a brief showcase, if you will, of their scientists’ purported work in “reanimation,” or the resurrection of deceased animals. The dog head isolation experiment, …