Frying the Pacific Northwest to cool the US East

Can it be anymore obvious! There was a clear divide in the US temperature. While a rare heatwave currently hits California with triple-digit heat, a baffling frost...

This new AI is helping to put faces to voices… And the results are pretty amazing!

From the guy who does the voice-over for movie trailers to the announcers on the subway, our lives are full of faceless voices. And while most of us...

Ultimate irony of the green revolution: Saving the World with electric vehicles means strangling the Atacama desert and other salt flats around the Planet

Mining lithium and copper to supply the battery boom and fight climate change is wrecking a fragile ecosystem in Chile. An oases that once interrupted the dusty slopes of the Atacama desert...

Ban on cryptocurrency in India to send you 10 years in jail for trading, mining or holding the stuff

India's government is considering introducing an outright ban on cryptocurrency. This new law would see 10-year jail sentences doled out to anyone caught trading, mining or holding the...

A Google Cloud outage knocked huge portions of the internet offline

About a week ago, the internet had a conniption. In broad patches around the globe, YouTube sputtered. Shopify stores shut down. Snapchat blinked out. And millions of people couldn’t access their Gmail accounts.

CERN physicists search for HEAVY Higgs Particle to seal the fate of the Universe

We all know the Higgs boson — also known as the "God particle" — a subatomic particle first spotted in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) back in 2012. That particle is a piece of a...

5G is now available in the UK. 4G on the left and 5G on the right

That's kind of creepy isn't it? 5G is now available in the UK. 4G on the left and 5G on the right. You better watch for...

DARPA is looking for a breakthrough in nonsurgical brain-machine interfaces

Teams selected for DARPA’s Next-Generation Nonsurgical Neurotechnology program will pursue a mix of approaches to developing wearable interfaces for communicating with the brain. DARPA is looking for a...

Environmental degradation and species decline is deadly serious: Nature’s dangerous decline ‘unprecedented’ and species extinction rates ‘accelerating’

Nature is declining globally at rates unprecedented in human history — and the rate of species extinctions is accelerating, with grave impacts on people around the world now likely, warns a landmark...

5G is an untested application of a technology that we know is harmful – In academics this is called human subjects research

"Wireless radiation has biological effects. Period. This is no longer a subject for debate when you look at PubMed and the peer-review literature. 5g health danger

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...

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...