We Need To Probe Uranus, Scientists Urge
An influential panel of scientists is arguing that a space exploration mission to deeply probe Uranus should be a top priority within the next 10 years. This potential mission could see an atmospheric probe and orbiter being sent to the seventh planet from the Sun with the hopes of deepening our knowledge of ice giants.
Anthropologist Believes Ancient Human Species Could Still Be Alive In The Forests Of Flores Island
The remains of the species Homo floresiensis were uncovered by archaeologists in 2003. While the species was initially believed to have survived until around 12,000 years ago, a retired professor believes that evidence of the species’ continued existence may have been overlooked. Suggesting Homo floresiensis may still be alive today, or at least within living memory.
You Can Tell If Someone Doesn’t Have A Mind’s Eye By Looking At Their Pupils
It’s thought that between one and three percent of us experience aphantasia – the absence of a mind’s eye. While the phenomenon is notoriously hard to measure and diagnose, researchers now believe they have found a way of confirming the condition by measuring pupil dilation.
Glorious Solar Eclipse On Mars Snapped By Perseverance As Phobos Passes The Sun
Perseverance has caught a fabulous solar eclipse on Mars as the funky-shaped moon Phobos passes the Sun. The dramatic footage shows Phobos in all its potato-esque glory as it cuts a speedy swathe across our star. NASA says this is the most zoomed-in Phobos eclipse ever snapped from the surface of Mars, at the highest frame-rate yet.
Nuking The Moon, Wormholes, And Warp Drives Explored By US Alien Task Force, New Docs Reveal
Strange, far-out, and experimental technologies explored by the US government’s now-defunct UFO task force have been revealed in a new document dump. Among the cache of documents, there’s talk of “the manipulation of extra dimensions,” "traversable wormholes, stargates, and negative energy," "high-frequency gravitational wave communications," and even a bizarre idea to nuke the moon.
The Largest Accidental Release Of Radioactive Material In US History: What Happened At Church Rock?
In July 1979, a uranium mill in New Mexico spilled 94 million gallons of radioactive liquid into the Puerco river, creating one of the largest at-home nuclear disasters in US history.
And yet it has attracted relatively little attention, outrage, or aid compared to other global nuclear disasters. What follows is a frustrating tale of incompetence and indifference – but how did this come to be?