Current USS Nimitz Captain Says Navy Pilots Do Watch for UFOs

     The commanding officer of the US Navy supercarrier, the USS Nimitz, has revealed his crew has an ‘obligation’ to make sure the airspace is clear of UFOs. By Ryan Parrywww.dailymail.co.uk2-20-20 In an exclusive interview with DailyMail.com, Captain Max Clark said it’s important his ship and everybody on it is kept safe from Unidentified […]

How the universe could possibly have more dimensions

String theory is a purported theory of everything that physicists hope will one day explain … everything.  All the forces, all the particles, all the constants, all the things under a single theoretical roof, where everything that we see is the result of tiny, vibrating strings. Theorists have been working on the idea since the 1960s, […]

How Cold Is It in Outer Space?

Although temperatures plummet on the dark side of the moon and the shadowy craters of Pluto, those locales look balmy compared with the Boomerang Nebula. About 5,000 light-years away, this star system is just 1 kelvin above absolute zero. (Credit: R. Sahai and J. Trauger (JPL), NASA/ESA) Very cold. But to give some context, you […]

Ripping Open the Pentagon’s Secret UFO Program

Inside the Pentagon’s Secret UFO Program The government can’t keep its story straight about its involvement with UFO research. After a yearlong investigation, we bust open the files, break through the noise, and reveal the definitive, staggering truth.      Now, after two years of scant details and a myriad of contradictory statements, Popular Mechanics […]

Alien Abduction Supported By Cell Phone Data? – (Pt 2)

     Photographs from an iPhone (see above), alleged to document an alien abduction were today (2-7-20) released publicly. Terry Lovelace Former lawyer Terry Lovelace (65) says his cell phone was in his pocket last April when he was abducted from his bed and taken aboard a craft over his home in Dallas, Texas. The […]

Air Quality is Worse in African American Neighborhoods. This Community is Fighting Pollution with Data

During the separate-and-unequal era of Jim Crow segregation, African American neighborhoods all over all country faced racially targeted land use decisions. These policies pushed communities into areas with fewer resources that were often at greater risk from environmental exposures. In Charlotte, North Carolina, African Americans were intentionally concentrated on the west side of town, close […]

Like Humans, Bumblebees Can Recognize Objects Through Touch

When you feel for your glasses in the night or jangle your bag to hear your keys before you leave, you don’t think about what you’re doing. You’re just relying on touch or sound to identify something that you would otherwise use your eyes to find. Sounds simple, right? Well, not all animals can do […]

Social Spiders and Science Fraud

A case of widespread scientific fraud appears to have been uncovered in the world of behavioural ecology, as a researcher is accused of data manipulation in numerous papers about the lives of social spiders. As Nature News puts it, A complex web is unravelling in the field of spider research. On 5 February, McMaster University […]

What Exoplanet Is Closest to Earth?

AN artist’s conception of Proxima Centauri b as a rocky-like exoplanet, with Proxima Centauri and the Alpha Centauri binary system in the background. The actual appearance of the planet is unknown. (Image credit: ESO/M. Kornmesser) Astronomers are finding new exoplanets nearly every day. But this particular answer probably won’t change, because astronomers have already found […]

What’s wrong with this satellite image of Saunders Island?

There is a list of satellite map images with missing or unclear data. Some locations on free, publicly viewable satellite map services have such issues due to having been intentionally digitally obscured or blurred for various reasons. Now take a look at the imagery of Saunders Island, a crescent-shaped island 8.8 km (5.5 mi) long, […]

Future Release of RAF’s Secret UFO ‘X-files’ Ain’t Happening

The Truth in NOT in here… The RAF’s secret ‘X-files’ of reported UFO sightings in British skies are to be placed online for the first time – according to the media.      This was the hyperbolic story published by the Mail Online, Metro, The Sun, Fox News and assorted others on Monday, 27 January […]

Fossil Fuel Emissions Contribute More Methane Than Previously Estimated

New research indicates that fossil fuels contribute more methane, one of the most powerful greenhouse gases, to the atmosphere than previously thought. The difference is substantial: These estimates of the amount of methane released from fossil fuel burning are 25 to 40 percent higher than earlier calculations, according to the study, published Wednesday in Nature. […]