A face in the dark

Facebook Lab Creates AI that Learned Human Facial Expressions from Skype

If you asked me how artificial intelligence would learn about humans, Skype would not be the first thing to come to mind. But, apparently, that’s exactly how the robot apocalypse will go down. Fair enough. Facebook’s AI lab has designed a bot animation that can mimic human facial expressions through an artificially intelligent algorithm – …

A distant shot of Area 51

Video: UFO Seekers Get Close View of Area 51

The UFO Seekers team recently journeyed to Tikaboo Peak in Nevada, where they captured zoomed-in footage of the mysterious Area 51. Investigators Tim Doyle and Tracey Sue published their footage on August 29, 2017, granting us a unique view of the enigmatic facility. Unable to get very close, they filmed some 25 miles away, zooming …

A happy clown smiles in the shadows...

Will Creepy Clowns Return this Fall? Police Issue Warning

If you have coulrophobia, turn back now. If you haven’t already, that is. Pennsylvania State Police are doing their best to get ahead of any repeats of 2016’s clown hysteria. On August 30, 2017, they issued a Community Awareness Bulletin regarding what they call “creepy clowns,” warning against any copycats or even false reports, which …

The earth left aflame after the apocalypse

Nibiru Apocalypse Is Coming, Claim Conspiracy Theorists

Not to alarm anyone, but you might want to start stocking up on canned peas again. Do you remember all the weird things people were linking to the August 21, 2017 solar eclipse? Well, believe it or not, there was one major conspiracy I missed. A pretty big one, too. Luckily, there’s still time to …

The painting "Mr. Pynchon and the Settling of Springfield" by Umberto Romano, 1937

Did Time Travelers Leave Evidence In This 1930s Mural?

I honestly don’t know what to do, anymore. For years and years, I’ve warned about the dangers of reckless time travel. And does anyone listen? No, not at all. Irresponsible time traveling tourists are still leaving proof of their future technology in the past!

A solar eclipse hides behind clouds

2017 Solar Eclipse: Bigfoot, Moon Shadows, and Lizard People

I’m not sure anyone noticed, but there was an eclipse yesterday. On August 21, 2017, the moon covered the sun in a total solar eclipse, blocking it completely (to those in its path) for about two minutes and 40 seconds. According to NASA, “everyone in North America plus parts of South America, Africa, and Europe …