New Revolutionary Theory Claims Dark Energy Will Eventually ‘Swallow’ the Universe

An international research team came up with a new shocking theory about the possible future of the universe suggesting that the mysterious dark energy "swallows" the not less mysterious dark matter. According to the study authors, in case their theory is right, we will “end up with a big, empty…

Stephen Hawking: Higgs Boson Could Destroy the Universe

It seems that Dr. Hawking has a lot to say about the scientific discovery of Higgs Boson. His statement that this discovery made physics more boring, has been followed by a rather ominous statement that this discovery in the wrong hands could prove fatal and destroy the universe. Hawking explains…

The Deadly Higgs Field Could Destroy the Entire Universe: Should We Be Worried?

There have been rumors and rumors of rumors that say that the universe will be destroyed at any given moment. Warning signs are new each and every day, proclaiming that the conditions are just right for a cataclysmic happening. Is this true? Stephen Hawking wrote, in the preface of his new…

What Would Happen If a Black Hole Passed Near Our Solar System?

Black holes are one of the most frightening phenomena that exist in space. Their gravitational force is so strong that they distort space and time beyond possible limits. Therefore, it begs a question what could happen if such a monster suddenly appeared close to our solar system? Before answering this question,…

7 Optimistic Scenarios for the Future of Our Planet

Visions of the future of our planet depicted by science fiction writers and futurists usually include atomic explosion, killer robots on tracks, or zombie apocalypse. And this is justified since we do not take adequate care of our environment, new technologies are not always good for mankind and people of…

Scientists Found What Could Cause the End of Humanity

  The “great minds of the world" estimated the most likely causes that might lead to the end of humanity and the world. According to their calculations, killer robots and cyber-attacks that could cause chaos in communications are the greatest enemies of mankind. The distinguished scientists of the University of…

What Will the Earth Look Like in Millions of Years?

Future EarthHuman civilization is developing very fast. Only five thousand years ago first nodular writing was introduced, and today we have learnt to share terabytes of information at light speed. And the pace of progress is increasing.

Predicting what human impact on our planet may be even a thousand years into the future is almost impossible. However, scientists love to speculate as to what awaits the earth in the future if our civilization suddenly disappears. Let us follow them and envision an unusual situation, for example, what if in XXII century all humans will leave Earth for Alpha Centauri, what is going to happen to our forsaken world? (more…)