UFO Book Index: “Index of /dox/Firestorm”

Source: granitepublishing.us Firestorm: Dr. James E. McDonald’s Fight for UFO Science is written by the veteran UFO researcher Ann Druffel. The book was published by Wild Flower Press (Columbus, North Carolina) in 2003. http://www.granitepublishing.us/dox/Firestorm/ Related posts: realtvufos.blogspot.com/search?q=James+McDonald The late Dr. James Edward McDonald, U.S. Physicist & UFO Researcher (wikimedia.org photo)

This Exoplanet Is Burning Hot and Pitch Black

An exoplanet twice the size of Jupiter is hot, egg-shaped and coal-black. Wasp-12b orbits around a Sun-like star some 1,400 light-years away. It makes a complete orbit around its sun in just 24 hours because it lies so close to its star, and the proximity pushes the temperature to around 4,700 degrees Fahrenheit. It’s so hot […]

Sweet Citizen Science for National Honey Month

Johanna James-Heinz “For bees the flower is the fountain of life. For flowers, the bee is the messenger of love.” -Kahlil Gibran In honor of National Honey Month we’ve highlighted a few citizen science projects you can do to help us better understand our buzzing friends the bees. From honey bees to bumble bees, there’s […]

Animal Hoarding Is a Unique Mental Disorder, Researchers Say

The “cat lady” may be more than just a stereotype. After investigating roughly 30 people who collected nearly 1,400 animals total in southern Brazil, researchers now suggest that such men and women are afflicted with what they called animal hoarding disorder—not to be lumped in with object hoarding. The first scientific reports of people living […]

Intravaginal Tunes and Didgeridoos: Your 2017 Ig Nobel Winners

Not all science needs to be so serious. Since 1991, the Ig Nobel Prize ceremony has proven that the best scientific research can sometimes be a mix of impactful and irreverent. Let’s check out this year’s winners, broken down by scientific category. Physics: “On the Rheology of Cats” Cat owners are familiar with the peculiar […]

Kecksburg UFO Incident: Eyewitness Interviews | VIDEO

Editor’s Note: The Unsolved Mysteries series would first investigate the Kecksburg UFO Incident, in September 19, 1990; they would revisit the case in 2008, as seen below. Watch eyewitnesses describe in their own words, seeing a mysterious craft land in the woods, followed by a military response and retrieval of the unidentified craft–FW By Unsolved […]

Strange Being caught on camera in Corrientes, Argentina

The Argentine media published on September 13, 2017 the news that the Corrientes police has photographed a supposed alien being in an area called ‘Parque Miter’ near the capital of Corrientes. After being warned by a group of young people police officers visited the place and saw ‘a strange person’ with a strange behavior walking […]

Evidence mounts that the first cities are much older than we thought

Dramatic new hypothesis could change the way we understand human history. It’s an idea that could transform our understanding of how humans went from small bands of hunter-gatherers to farmers and urbanites. Until recently, anthropologists believed cities and farms emerged about 9,000 years ago in the Mediterranean and Middle East. […]

The Fermi Paradox Is Not Fermi’s, and It Is Not a Paradox

Despite what you’ll often read, the Nobel prizewinning nuclear physicist never suggested that aliens don’t exist. Two big ideas often come up in discussions about the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, or SETI. One is the Drake Equation, which estimates the number of civilizations in our Galaxy whose signals we might be able […]