Monthly Archives: November 2014

Remote Neural Monitoring: How They Spy on Your Thoughts

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:28+00:00 November 30th, 2014|Categories: Food for thought, Futurism & Technology, Human Brain|Tags: , , |

How many times did you have thoughts that you never wanted to share with anyone and have been constantly worried at the thought of someone ever finding out about these thoughts?  All of us have been through this process, and the new and improved technologies being developed around the world, supposedly to deal with crime [...]

MIT Scientists Find Bacterial Genomes Can Serve as Memory Recorders

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:29+00:00 November 28th, 2014|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

The deeper we delve into science, the more we discover about ourselves – how we work and what extraordinary characteristics dwell within us. In fact, theories and experiments have uncovered a whole new world living within our own bodies. Minds in the gut, blood types that proclaim our prevalence to certain diseases and now, bacterial genomes, [...]

Scientists Trick Volunteers Into Believing There Is a Ghost in the Room

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:29+00:00 November 26th, 2014|Categories: Human Brain, Paranormal, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

If you have ever had the feeling of being watched, you are not alone. Individuals with neurological problems experience these feelings all the time, which can be easily explained by scientists. What is not easily explained is why normal people, with no record of any sort of brain disorder, could also experience this same phenomenon. Published [...]

The Recombinant DNA Controversy: Where Will Genetic Engineering Lead Us?

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:29+00:00 November 25th, 2014|Categories: Food for thought, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

DNA. Officially known as deoxyribonucleic acid. Also otherwise known as the building block of life. The substance that is unique to each individual and is the basis of forensics to identify culprits. For some dogmatic people, the one thing that science was never supposed to touch and experiment with. Yet, scientists have been trying for [...]

Is Stonehenge a Giant Musical Instrument, or an Ancient Church Bell?

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:29+00:00 November 22nd, 2014|Categories: History & Archaeology, Unexplained Mysteries|Tags: , , |

One of the most mysterious places in the world is Stonehenge. Why? Well, according to many stricken with mad curiosity, Stonehenge is much more than a passing interest – it holds the secrets of connection. Much more than that – it is said that Stonehenge is a giant musical instrument. Whether musical or some sort of [...]

Dark Matter May Be Detected with the GPS Satellite System

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:31+00:00 November 22nd, 2014|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , |

When you became lost, in years past, the only tools you had to find your way back home, were maps, a compass or maybe the memory of directions given in haste. Now, there are smart phones, online maps and even GPS systems to navigate and lead you in the right direction. In fact, the GPS [...]

The Unrecognized Genius of Nikola Tesla: How Far Ahead Was He?

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:32+00:00 November 21st, 2014|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Physics & Natural Sciences, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

A name that is placed next to Einstein, Maxwell, Faraday, Leibnitz, Ohm, Ampere and all the other legendary figures of science. But does he deserve to be there, or does he deserve to be on top of them all? It was July 10, 1856, thatwhen he first saw the light of day at Smiljan (located [...]

Chronic Pot Smoking Shrinks the Brain But Increases Its Connectivity

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:32+00:00 November 19th, 2014|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

One of the most controversial topics in the world is raising new questions for society. Chronic pot smoking: is it safe or is it detrimental to the health? Well, the truth is, there are effects of smoking marijuana, other than increased appetite and euphoric states of pleasure. There are negative affects to this habit, this [...]

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