Scientists Closer To Understanding Why Anything Exists

In the very beginning of the universe, at the starting shot of the big bang, there existed equal amounts of matter and antimatter. But almost instantly, most antimatter vanished. Why? If this was the case, matter and antimatter should have annihilated each other, leading to…well, nothing. Or so you’d think.


7-Foot Head Discovered Floating On The Hudson River

A team of rowers from New York’s Marist College discovered something fairly odd on Monday: a 7-foot Styrofoam head floating along the Hudson River. “The ominous sighting gave the coach pause, and he had his team stay back as he approached to investigate…” They pulled it from the water. Around 7 feet high and “4 …

They’re Looking For Us, We’re Looking For Them

Do you ever wonder what goes on in other worlds? Somewhere, beyond the distance our eyes can see, it’s possible┬áthat intelligent life is out there. And right now they’re looking up into their night sky and at the stars and wondering if they, too, are alone in the universe.


Sony’s “Brain Stimulation” Patent

Imagine if we could throw away the controllers of old and instead plug ourselves into a game console. We’d experience the sights, smells, and other sensations of a virtual world as though they were actually real. Granted, I’m not sure I’d personally want to experience half of what goes on in certain video games, but …

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Monarch Programming and Mind Control

The Monarch Butterfly. Every year, millions of these golden-winged insects migrate south to a small area of pine groves in central Mexico, which consists of only about 70 square miles. The process of this journey has amazed scientists for years, because the time it takes for the migration to occur is actually longer than the …