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The Truth About Teleportation

How often have you wished you could skip lines at the airport, or traffic on the roads, and instantaneously arrive at your destination? Teleportation could be the answer. It’s been an aspect of science fiction for as long as the genre has existed. The Fly showed us its potential horrors, and ...

Is It Okay To Travel Faster Than Light, Now?

October 4, 2011 Science, Time Travel

So, we’ve apparently broken the unbreakable: the speed of light. Last month, researchers in Geneva, Switzerland, working in conjunction with CERN, shot some neutrinos 730 km (454 miles) all the way to Gran Sasso, Italy. Those neutrinos arrived at their destination a shocking 60 nanoseconds before they were expected to. ...

What Are Ghosts?

October 3, 2011 Ghosts & Phantoms

What are ghosts? Where do they come from? What are they made of? The short answer, assuming they exist at all, is that we don’t know. However, looking at the available evidence and various reported sightings throughout history, we have some possible explanations. Let’s briefly take a look at them.

John Titor & The IBM 5100

October 3, 2011 Time Travel

In 1975, IBM released the first mass-produced portable computer, the 5100. It was an incredible feat for the time: An integrated 5-inch CRT monitor, up to 64 kilobytes of random-access memory (RAM), and the ability to run programs meant for larger, more expensive computers, all in something the size of ...

5 Curious Facts About The Year 2012

September 28, 2011 Science

2012 is upon us, and whether or not you believe the world is doomed and we should all be crowding into our underground bunkers, there’s a lot of interesting stuff set to happen. So put on your Hazmat suits and grab your flashlights, because here’s what we have to look ...

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It Fell…From Space!

September 25, 2011 Space

For days we’d heard that a NASA satellite, which had orbited our planet for some 20 years, would come careening down to Earth. Where would it hit? When would it hit? Who would be the unlucky one-in-a-trillion to get creamed by falling space debris? Fortunately, no one drew the short ...