Russian official: Olympic torch may be 'fired into space'
By: Terrence Aym
It's something the ancient Greeks could have only wished for: the Olympic torch being carried to the gods in Olympus and being lit by Apollo, the sun god.Now, Russia may fulfill the Greek's ultimate Olympic dream.Vitaly Davydov, deputy head of Russia's Federal Space...
By: Terrence Aym
A seven-year old Serbian boy not only has a magnetic personality, he attracts metal objects to him…magnetically.The good-natured boy named Bogdan has gained fame throughout the world for his amazing ability to attract a variety of objects to his body: spoons, knives, forks&hellip...
By: Elton Gahr
When one thinks of the Nobel Prize generally, the mind goes to the great discoveries such as the double helix of DNA, x-rays, the decoding of the human genome and others dramatic discoveries. In many ways though, the most important discoveries are not in those...
By: Elton Gahr
The basic optical microscope is an invaluable tool, and one which has principles which were discovered hundreds of years ago and have advanced remarkably little. By bending light, objects can be made to appear larger, or smaller. As you near the atomic level issues begin...
By: John Atchison
The cheetah has always been considered one of the world's most elegant creatures, but also among its deadliest. It runs with such speed and grace that you would never realize that at the end of one of its sprints, it was closing in on another...
By: Elton Gahr
Lasers are often thought of as either toys or science fiction, but the laser is actually a very important tool for scientists, and increasingly important in everyday life and industry. This history from the theoretical foundations created in 1917 to its common use in modern...
By: Bruce Tyson
Two of the most important things in life are time and money. In fact, an old saying says that “time is money,” indicating a tight relationship between the two concepts. Judging from the global economic situation, humankind has done a great job messing...
By: Terrence Aym
Americans have warred against UFOs and have covered up their existence for more than half a century. Those are just two of the stunning charges made by Canada's former defense minister, Paul Hellyer.The 87-year-old Hellyer insists that UFOs are real. Is this man some...
By: Terrence Aym
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has announced the discovery of a "giant underground chamber" not far from the Lunar equator. The mysterious chamber is located in the Oceanus Procellarum region of the Moon.The gigantic, sublunar cavern was spotted by India's Chandrayaan-1 space probe...
Do Alien Spacecraft Visit Earth
By: Thomas Beaulieu
Are UFOs a hoax? Let me clarify that question. UFO's are unidentified flying objects, they exist, and are witnessed by millions of people, if it appears to be flying and you cannot identify it, its a UFO. But the popular definiton is that UFOs are...

 

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