Scientists Link Monkey Brains to Create Monkey “Brainet”

Single brain-machine interfaces are already an incredible technology, and we’ve seen them at work with robotics and even flying quadrotors. But scientists at Duke University Medical Center recently upped the ante by completing an experiment involving multiple brains controlling a single machine at once – or, in this case, a virtual robotic arm.

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Art Bell Hosts Reddit AMA, Is Asked Anything

Art Bell hosted an AMA (Ask Me Anything) on Reddit this evening, in preparation for the launch of his new show, Midnight in the Desert, on July 20, 2015. He answered a variety of questions about everything from Midnight to his favorite paranormal stories. And in a mysterious turn of events, his Facebook page coincidentally exploded …

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Midnight in the Desert – Art Bell Rides Again on July 20, 2015

“From the high desert and the great American Southwest…” The time has come once again, folks. On July 20, 2015, Art Bell returns with a new online paranormal broadcast titled Midnight in the Desert, available free on the Dark Matter Digital Network. The program will air 9:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. PDT, 12:00 a.m. to 3:00 a.m. EDT, Monday through …

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MUFON Report: A UFO Encounter & Strange Dreams on the Fourth of July (2012)

Here’s a belated happy Fourth of July to my fellow American visitors. Personally, I celebrated in the only way I know how: by lazily browsing the Internet for UFO sightings from past Independence Days. After all, as I highlighted in an earlier post, there may or may not be a correlation between fireworks displays and …

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Open Lines

Open Lines: “BerenstEin”

So, parallel universes. Outside of time travel, I can’t think of anything that grabs my imagination in quite the same way. Bizarre accounts of people visiting from other worlds. John Titor and his worldline divergence. That little phenomenon we’ve dubbed the Berenst#in Bears problem. It’s wild stuff, let me tell you.

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2015: The Year of a Robot Wedding…and a Robot Duel?

On June 27, 2015, a historic event took place: Yukirin and Frois got married. Not a huge deal, on the face of it, I know. But there’s one tiny detail that makes this wedding more peculiar than others. Yukirin and Frois are robots. The bride, Yukirin, is a robotic version of Japanese pop star Yuki Kashiwagi. …

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ARK: Survival Evolved Adds Bigfoot and the Loch Ness Monster

So, I’ve been away. I don’t really have an explanation for that. I think, sometimes, you just need to take a break. Or two breaks. Maybe three. But that’s not the point, here. The point here is that, during my rather lengthy vacation away from Stranger Dimensions, I found myself sucked into the curious world of …

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