Building the Perfect Profanity

What makes a swear word? Why are some words more profane than others? Temple University researcher Jamie Reilly et al. examine this question in a new paper called “Building the perfect curse word: A psycholinguistic investigation of the form and meaning of taboo words.” Reilly et al. started out by getting MTurk participants to rate […]

139 Minor Planets Found in our Solar System

Astronomers have discovered 139 new minor planets orbiting the sun beyond Neptune by searching through data from the Dark Energy Survey. The new method for spotting small worlds is expected to reveal many thousands of distant objects in coming years — meaning these first hundred or so are likely just the tip of the iceberg. […]

Help Researchers Track Coronavirus by Reporting Your COVID-19 Symptoms Online

Across America, people are suffering from symptoms similar to COVID-19, yet they can’t get an official diagnosis because of the lingering shortage of test kits. The experience is frustrating for patients. It’s also dangerous for public health officials.  “You cannot fight a fire blindfolded,” World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said at a press […]

The Air Force And Recent UFO Encounters – What The Pentagon Is Not Answering

     One of the biggest questions regarding the U.S. Navy’s recent disclosures regarding strange encounters with supposedly unidentified flying craft is why are we only hearing about this highly concerning phenomenon from just one By Tyler RogowayThe War Zone3-23-20 service? A fact that isn’t commonly understood is that it is not the Navy’s job […]

Aliens Are Observing Us While They Pass The Earth

From February through the first week of May, countless strange space anomalies and formations of UFOs appeared on the ISS live feed camera while passing the Earth. Now, after three weeks, the ISS live feed has captured a second wave of these anomalies, clusters of UFOs and debris of unknown origin. About these UFOs, the […]

California ‘influencer’ says he is in hospital with coronavirus just days after posting a video of himself licking a toilet bowl for a revolting TikTok challenge – Mysterious Times

Larz, 21, from Beverly Hills, revealed on Twitter that he had caught coronavirus  He uploaded video of himself licking a toilet bowl last week as part of craze Follows trend set by TikTok user Ava Louise, 22, who licked toilet seat on flight It comes as the number infected by COVID-19 rose to more than 55,000 […]

CBS News Caught Using Footage from an Italian Hospital to Describe Conditions in New York City (VIDEO) – Mysterious Times

Emergency Room Footage on CBS Matches Footage from Italian Hospital! This is footage from SKY News on March 22 from Italy. And here is footage from CBS News during their New York City report on March 25. CBS News painted a dire picture from New York City this week in their coronavirus coverage. On Wednesday morning CBS aired this footage from a New […]

Could We Be Living With COVID-19 Forever?

The novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 has quickly taken over our lives. As the global pandemic worsens, lockdowns across states and nations have gone into effect while hospitals in hard-hit areas remain in a state of constant crisis. As of March 27, over half a million people have been infected worldwide and deaths have topped […]

Mysterious bright UFO-like object suddenly appears on the surface of the Moon

A mysterious bright UFO-like object suddenly appeared on the surface of the Moon captured in a live telescope footage on March 29, 2020. Strange ‘lights’ have been seen on the moon before and often, this phenomenon is associated with UFOs or extraterrestrial activities on the moon. A possible explanation for these lights is the so-called […]

Is COVID-19 Not Disgusting Enough?

The COVID-19 outbreak has brought much of the world to a standstill and hammered the world economy. But it strikes me that most people’s emotional reactions to the virus have been remarkably muted. While panic buying has certainly been a problem, popular panic over the disease itself seems rare. So why isn’t COVID-19 scarier? I’d […]

How Did Dinosaurs Mate?

Dinosaurs made other dinosaurs. The duration of their presence makes that clear enough. But how did dinosaurs go about courting and mating with each other? No one has found two dinosaurs lovingly intertwined just yet. Nor has anyone found dinosaur tracks or traces that record the act. But the fossil record has provided the bookends […]