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News Briefs 21-10-2016

“You must not change one thing, one pebble, one grain of sand, until you know what good and evil will follow on that act.”

Quote of the Day:

“All knowledge is local, all truth is partial. … No truth can make another truth untrue. All knowledge is part of the whole knowledge. … Once you have seen the larger pattern, you cannot get back to seeing the part as the whole.”

Ursula K. Le Guin

News Briefs 20-10-2016


Thanks @anomalistnews.

Quote of the Day:

I’ll show you politics in America. Here it is, right here.

“I think the puppet on the right shares my beliefs.”

“I think the puppet on the left is more to my liking.”

“Hey, wait a minute, there’s one guy holding both puppets!”

“Shut up! Go back to bed, America. Your government is in control. Here's Love Connection. Watch this and get fat and stupid.

Bill Hicks

News Briefs 19-10-2016

The beginning of the end?

Quote of the Day:

Everything starts somewhere, although many physicists disagree.

Terry Pratchett

News Briefs 18-10-2016

Death and bananas...

Thanks @anomalistnews.

Quote of the Day:

I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it.

Mark Twain

News Briefs 17-10-2016

Thumbs up for miracles...

Thanks to @CultofWeird and @djp1974.

Quote of the Day:

So remember, when you're feeling very small and insecure,
How amazingly unlikely is your birth.
And pray that there's intelligent life somewhere out in space,
Because there's bugger all down here on Earth!

Monty Python, 'The Galaxy Song'

News Briefs 15-10-2016

“He who knows does not speak; he who speaks does not know.”

Quote of the Day:

“Knowing others is intelligence;
 knowing yourself is true wisdom.”

Lau Tzu

News Briefs 13-10-2016

Solve this riddle: What has an ear and a skull, but not a toenail?

Thanks again to viewers like you.

Quote of the Day:

You have to think if we’ve been visited by extraterrestrial life it was like a zookeeper walking into the chimp enclosure: He looks around, takes some pictures, then leaves without interacting significantly with the environment. Meanwhile the chimps have no idea what the fuck just happened."

J. Richard Singleton

News Briefs 12-10-2016

Happy Crowleymas!

Thanks Blair, @AnomalistNews and @NiburuGuru.

Quote of the Day:

Hell is empty and all the devils are here.

William Shakespeare, 'The Tempest'

News Briefs 11-10-2016

Dig deeper

  • Aliens could be feeding on cosmic rays for survival.
  • Ultrasound used to “jump-start” patient’s brain out of a coma.
  • Ambitious mission to capture first picture of Earth-like planet launched.
  • Stonehenge solstice sunset view 'will be ruined by tunnel’.
  • Astronauts going to Mars ‘could be at risk of space brain dementia’.
  • Is this "base reality"? Probably not, say some.
  • Graham Hancock’s next big non-fiction book will explore the mysteries of ancient America.
  • Alcester pensioner discovers his bird bath is a rare, 2,000 year old Roman relic.
  • Analysis of wood inscription reveals Persians were in Japan 1,000 years ago.
  • Unknown ancient shipwreck ‘graveyard’ found under Black Sea.
  • 25 new 'Dead Sea Scrolls' revealed.
  • Dinosaur camouflage revealed in living color.
  • Podesta leaked emails: “The Vatican knows there are aliens and space warfare is imminent.”
  • Treasure trove of ancient human footprints found near volcano.
  • More than one thousand asteroids perilously close to Earth, says NASA.

Quote of the Day:

As the archaeology of our thought easily shows, man is an invention of recent date. And one perhaps nearing its end.

Michel Foucault