Researchers create powerful new molecule for the extraction of salt from liquid which has the potential to help increase the amount of drinkable water on Earth

Researchers have created a powerful new molecule for the extraction of salt from liquid. The work has the potential to help increase the amount of drinkable water on Earth. The new molecule...

Space junk vs space internet: Elon Musk has a 2027 deadline to surround Earth with 12,000 high-speed Starlink internet satellites

SpaceX plans is about to launch its first Starlink internet satellites. Starlink might bring cheap, fast internet to remote areas as well as moving vehicles like airplanes, ships, and cars. It would also make international teleconferencing...

Hemp Could Be the Solution to Our Petroleum-Based Plastic Pollution Crisis

Bioplastics made from hemp are a viable alternative to petroleum-based plastics that have become the scourge of the ocean. Plastic is a significant source of...

No longer in the dark: Navajo Nation homes get electricity – but still 60,000 live without ELECTRICITY

It's kind of crazy to think about the different things you take for granted on a daily basis. In this Thursday, May 9, 2019 photo Ken Wagner,...

The terrible truth about Alexa: It is made to spy on us

This week, I read through a history of everything I’ve said to Alexa, and it felt a little bit like reading an old diary. Until I remembered that the things I’ve told Alexa...

New technologies: We need to prepare for a future of asymmetric warfare and multi-domain insurgencies

Increasingly available, affordable dual-use technologies will re-shape the tactics and strategies of insurgencies in the coming decades. Now, we need to prepare for a future of asymmetric warfare and multi-domain insurgencies, and...

We must study “machine behavior” to prevent a ROBOT APOCALYPSE

Experts have been warning us about potential dangers associated with artificial intelligence for quite some time. But is it too late to do anything about the impending rise of the machines?

Meteorologists warn some of the 5G frequencies could interfere with water vapor signals, meaning less accurate weather forecasts

Wireless radio frequencies being auctioned by the U.S. government for mobile 5G networks could interfere with weather forecasts and make them much less accurate, as the mobile network could cause interference that...

5G wifi: A global health catastrophe in the making – Lloyds of London, one of the world’s premier insurance groups, is refusing to insure health claims made against 5G wireless (“wi-fi”) technologies – others...

How curious that Lloyds of London has excluded from their policies any negative health effects caused by wi-fi technologies. Now, WHY would Lloyds leave all that money on the table if these...

Another amazing phenomenon: 110lb anvil floats on liquid mercury (video)

That is just amazing! 110lb anvil floats on liquid mercury. Who's got that much mercury laying around? That's a lot of thermometers.

Scientists create ‘living’ machines that eat, grow, and evolve

What if, instead of painstakingly designing and engineering a robot, you could just tear open a packet of primordial soup, toss it in the microwave on high for two minutes, and then...

China to construct a next-generation 100-km collider that will dwarf CERN’s Large Hadron Collider to study ‘God particle’, the Higgs boson

China aims to construct a next-generation 100-km proton-proton circular electron-positron collider that will dwarf the European facility. The giant underground collider is designed to fire protons at near light speed and smash...

‘The rex of rexes’: Paleontologists discover ‘Scotty,’ the world’s largest T. rex fossil

Paleontologists have unearthed the largest Tyrannosaurus rex fossil ever discovered, researchers say. The massive predator, nicknamed “Scotty,” was about 42 feet long and likely weighed more than 9.7 tons. Not only is...

NEW fast-spinning charmonium particle discovered during Large Hadron Collider experiments at CERN

The LHCb collaboration has spotted a new particle, dubbed the ψ3(1D). Its mass and other properties place it squarely in the charmonium family that includes the better-known J/ψ particle, which was the...

Are you serious Mr. President? ‘I want 5G, and even 6G, technology in the United States as soon as possible’

Knowing that 5G technology is completely unsafe and unhealthy - And 6G will probably be worst if it ever exists ... I don't think this is quite the right solution Mr. Trump.

20,000 5G satellites to be launched sending DANGEROUS BEAMS of intense microwave radiation ACROSS THE WORLD

In local urban communities there would be a 5G cell tower approximately every 500 feet along every street. As bad as these small cell towers might seem from the standpoint of constant...

5G apocalypse: Scientists, environmental groups, doctors and citizens around the world say STOP THIS EXPERIMENT ON SOCIETY!

Scientists, environmental groups, doctors and citizens around the world are appealing to all governments to halt telecommunications companies’ deployment of 5G (fifth generation) wireless networks, which they call “an experiment on humanity...

A mysterious, paralyzing disease hits the US

The CDC warns against a new illness that can cause paralysis in children, BUT A DESEASE WITH NO KNOWN CAUSE! The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning against a mysterious new illness that's appeared...

Life to the realm of the atomic and microscopic world: IBM computer creates ‘quantum artificial life’ for the first time

For the first time, an international team of researchers has used a quantum computer to create artificial life—a simulation of living organisms that scientists can use to understand life at the level of whole...

Scientists accuse DARPA of genetically modifying insects for bioweapons to spread agricultural viruses

In a scathing report issued this week, researchers with the Science Policy Forum have accused the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) of creating a technology — ostensibly used to genetically modify crops...

Wi-Fi 6 is coming. Here’s why you should care!

Get ready for the next generation of wifi technology: Wi-fi 6 (for so it is named) is going to be appearing on devices from next year. But will you have to throw out your...

Roboat: Unmanned and autonomous sailboat successfully crosses Atlantic Ocean

Do we call it a roboat? The first unmanned and autonomous sailboat has successfully crossed the Atlantic Ocean, completing the 1,800 mile journey between Newfoundland, Canada, and Ireland in two and a half months. “This...

Chernobyl on ice: The world’s first floating nuclear power plant is setting sail

The world's first floating nuclear power plant is on its way to its site. The St. Petersburg-built Akademik Lomonosov is currently sailing through the Baltic Sea. It is to supply from 2019 a city...

JEDI: Pentagon contract sparks a Cloud War between Amazon and Google

Next month, the Defense Department is expected to bid out a lucrative contract that will task a single cloud provider with building the cloud the U.S. military will use for war. Amazon and Google...

Best Wireless Charging Pad On Amazon

Just set your (Qi-enabled) smartphone on the pad to charge. No wires, no worries. In Black or white

This is the best white noise sound machine on Amazon

This white noise sound machine is the absolute best one on Amazon. This compact machine was sent from the heavens to mask every shrill noise - honking cars, barking dogs or even obnoxious neighbors...

First autonomous vehicle death: Self-driving Uber car kills pedestrian in Tempe, Arizona

​For the first time, a self-driving autonomous vehicle has killed a person. The accident occurred in Tempe, Arizona overnight, when the Uber vehicle struck a woman walking outside of the crosswalk. The woman was...

Ski lift going out of control in Gudauri, Georgia (videos)

Only 8 people were injured as a ski lift went out in control in Gudauri, Georgia on March 16, 2018. It is still unknown why the packed chairlift went backwards. But the footage is...

Bizarre Quantum Skyrmion solves the centuries-old mystery of ball lightning

Scientists bound the magnetic fields of a supercooled quantum object into a complex knot. And what they found may have finally solved the centuries-old riddle of ball lightning, luminous orbs that sometimes linger in...

DARPA wants to freeze soldiers on the battlefield

When troops are injured on the battlefield, time is of the essence: How long it takes service members to receive medical care is often the single most important factor in determining whether they live...

Strange pole-shifting physics conjures a truly alien world

Some exoplanets are tidally locked - like how only one side of the Moon ever faces the Earth - and we already know that planets like Mars and Earth experience a “polar wander,” causing...

We are just a few steps toward IRL lightsabers

We are just a few steps toward IRL lightsabers. A team of physicists has created a new form of light that permits up to three photons to bind together. The technology isn’t quite...

Strange news: It’s raining viruses, Tesla is so fake, woodpeckers brain damage, herpes treatment injection, flesh-eating bacteria, drone dive-bombs plane

Here at Strange Sounds we love science stories from around the world and some of those can get a little weird. There's a lot of important news out there that definitely deserves your attention....

CERN physicists find evidence of quasiparticules ‘Odderon’ first predicted in the 1970s

Scientists have uncovered some preliminary evidence for a nuclear physics effect first predicted back in the 1970s. The physics universe you’re about to enter into in order to understand it is especially mind-bending. Physicists...

Newly discovered form of superionic water ice is ‘Really Strange’

Scientists have confirmed a form of water that is simultaneously solid and liquid. It is the latest advance in the study of water, a seemingly simple substance that can shift between many different configurations. “That’s...

Bomb squad officer hit by exploding car (video)

If you've ever seen a photo of a bomb disposal squad in thick armors, aka bomb suits, then you've probably asked yourself if the officer can survive a close or very close explosion. This...

US States are using beet juice, molasses, cheese waste, and beer to de-ice roads

Most cities around the United States throw salt on the roads when it snows. But some experts are turning to something a little less conventional to get the job done: beet juice, molasses, cheese...

Scientists successfully clone monkeys in China… Are we humans up next?

For the first time, researchers have used the cloning technique that produced Dolly the sheep to create healthy monkeys, bringing science an important step closer to being able to do the same with humans....

Android users: the newly discovered ‘Skygofree’ virus is among the most powerful spyware on Android and steals your messages from WhatsApp

Russia's Kaspersky Lab has detected a new Skygofree virus, which spies on Android users, stealing messages from WhatsApp and allowing hackers to collect and analyze traffic of a victim: visited sites, logins, passwords and...

Microbes in Antarctica have a previously unknown ability to scavenge hydrogen, carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide from the air to stay alive in the extreme conditions, like on other planets

A discovery that microbes in Antarctica can scavenge hydrogen, carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide from the air to stay alive in such extreme conditions has implications for the search for life on other planets. Scientists...