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Flat Earth Flight Foiled In California

Is the Earth flat? That’s a bit of a weird topic, if you ask me. An oddly political one, too – there’s an honest-to-goodness movement behind the idea, with large online communities devoted to unraveling what many believe is a planet-wide conspiracy to keep the true nature of our world a secret.

Siberian Holes

More Craters Appear in Siberia, Prompting Safety Concerns

In news that would make Dallas Thompson giddy, dozens of new craters – some of which have formed into lakes – have been discovered in Siberia. This all began last year, with the mysterious appearance of an 80-meter hole known as B1 in the Yamal Peninsula, according to RT. The recently-discovered B2 crater, which has …

The Origin of Vril and “The Coming Race” by Edward Bulwer-Lytton

Edward Bulwer-Lytton is known for many things. He’s the man who coined the phrases “pursuit of the almighty dollar” and “the pen is mightier than the sword.” He gave us that most (in)famous of opening lines, “It was a dark and stormy night,” which spawned the Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest. He was a novelist, a poet, …