UFOs: A scientific point of view
By: Joel Kontinen
Have you seen any flying saucers lately? Many people think they have. Even now, reports of mysterious sightings are circulating in the press and on Internet forums.The modern UFO boom began in June 1947 when a businessman named Kenneth Arnold reported that while piloting...
Astronomy and space basics
By: Jim Hedstrom
Astronomy should never be confused with astrology. Astronomy (law of the stars), is the scientific study of celestial objects. Astrology is the belief system which claims that human affairs are correlated with the positions of celestial objects.In early times, astronomy was based on the...
Mayan astronomy: the end of time or a new beginning in 2012?
By: Daniel Silvernail
"Therefore keep watch, because you do not know on what day your Lord will come. But understand this: If the owner of the house had known at what time of night the thief was coming, he would have kept watch and would not have let...
By: Tony Chiodo
A working knowledge of the night-time sky can enormously enrich one's nocturnal hours and provide an exhilarating perspective on our very existence. Here is a basic guide to some of the more prominent celestial attractions. Spring The key grouping is the Big Dipper, an asterism...
Assessing UFO conspiracy theories
By: Samuel Fusco
Do You Believe? There are those who won't even entertain the thought that the earth has been visited by beings from another world. One might go as far as to say that most are non-believers. To date, the most common argument by skeptics is the...
By: R.A. Scott
There has not been a definition of a planet for thousands of years. The ancient Greeks talked about the planets as being the following: Saturn, Jupiter, Mars, Venus, Mercury, the moon and the sun were the 7 planets that stood for a long time. Since...
Facts about Saturn
By: Louise Nilon
Saturn, the sixth planet from the Sun, is probably best known for the beautiful system of seven rings that surround this giant planet. Known to many as the Ringed Planet', Saturn is actually not the only planet in our Solar System to have a system...
By: Paula Stahl
Discussions about the Mayan Calender always seem to get bogged down with technicalities. The complicated calenders used in unison with each other boggle our mind today in dominate societies that are used to a simple direct Roman calendar. So, I would like to talk about...
By: Alex Cull
The Sun has always had pride of place in our little corner of the universe, and also an almost indescribably important role in our religions, myths and art. In recent centuries, scientists have discovered much that is fascinating about the Sun but have barely started...
57 alien species: Are we alone in the universe?
By: Zach Crepeau
The search for Truth has come to your doorstep. The infinite mysteries of our Universe and existence may be much less mysterious then we'd like to believe. Having conducted in depth studies on Extra Terrestrial life and Technology since the 1940's, the governments of the...

 

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