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Organic Molecules and Conspiracies Abound As Philae and Rosetta Explore Comet 67P’s Secrets

On November 12, 2014, ten years after its journey began, the European Space Agency’s Philae lander successfully (bouncily) touched down on the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. This is the first mission of its kind, and already scientists have uncovered exciting data that may shed light on the origin of life on Earth.

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Ghost Stories: When Children See Spirits

For the longest time, I’ve heard it said that children and animals are more perceptive to paranormal activity than adults. There are innumerable¬†stories from parents who have witnessed their children playing with “imaginary friends” who seemed remarkably real, or recalling descriptions of deceased family members they’ve never met that were eerily accurate. Perhaps something’s going …

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Scientists Propose New Idea for the Existence of Parallel Worlds

A team of scientists from the U.S. and Australia have proposed a new idea suggesting that parallel universes do exist, and that they interact with one another. The scientists, including Professor Howard Wiseman, Dr. Michael Hall, and Dr. Dirk-Andre Deckert, propose that our universe is just one of a large number of parallel worlds, each …