5 Surprising Scientific Facts About Earth’s Climate

Authored by Vijay Jayaraj Jayaraj via The Foundation for Economic Education, On the weekend of August 10–11, as if in chorus, major online news websites called on people to stop consuming meat. The calls echoed a recent United Nations report that recommended doing so to fight climate change. It surprised many, but there are other more surprising facts about climate change that are […]

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The Fake Science of Global Warming

Francis Menton sticks it to the global warming lobby, good and hard. If you follow closely the subject of hypothesized human-caused global warming, you probably regularly experience, as I do, a strong sense of cognitive dissonance. On the one hand, you read dozens of pieces from seemingly authoritative media sources, as well as from important […]

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Unbelievable: NASA spots “Star Trek” Starfleet Logo on Mars Surface

BY SOPHIE LEWIS / JUNE 14, 2019 / 1:47 PM / CBS NEWS NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) has spotted an unusual symbol on the surface of Mars — the iconic “Star Trek”Starfleet logo. The MRO captured a series of strange chevron symbols on a Martian sand dune in the southeast Hellas Planitia region. The MRO HiRISE (High-Resolution Imaging Science Experiment) camera team […]

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Watch Out for This Gender-Bending Plastic Chemical That Isn’t BPA

BY JULIE FIDLER POSTED ON JULY 29, 2015 Consumer plastics manufacturers began removing the chemical DEHP from their products about a decade ago, replacing the “probable human carcinogen” with DINP and DIDP, which were believed to be safer. New research shows, however, that the replacement chemicals sitting in for DEHP-free products may be just as dangerous as DEHP […]

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SpaceIL: Beresheet #2 is on its way to the moon

Morris Khan, Beresheet’s largest funder and president of SpaceIL, announced on Saturday night that he is establishing Beresheet 2 to complete the mission of an Israeli spacecraft landing on the moon. “In light of the wonderful messages of support and encouragement and excitement I received from all over the world, I decided that we’re going […]

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Scientists: Weak Ocean Circulation Could Signify Incoming Mini Ice Age

by Tyler Durden Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, A weak circulation of ocean waters in the North Atlantic could signify that a mini ice age is just around the corner. Scientists have discovered the weakening currents look similar to those that happened right before the Little Ice Age, a cold spell observed between about 1600 and 1850 AD. During […]

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Years-Long Mystery About Gravity Well On Board the ISS Still Unanswered

Several years ago, the European Space Agency (ESA) published a video in which an astronaut gives a tour of the International Space Station (ISS).  That astronaut is André Kuipers. André Kuipers is a Dutch physician and ESA astronaut. He became the second Dutch citizen, third Dutch-born and fifth Dutch-speaking astronaut upon launch of Soyuz TMA-4 on […]

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