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News Briefs 16-04-2016

”A generation which ignores history has no past — and no future.

Quote of the Day:

“Once you can honestly say, "I don't know", then it becomes possible to get at the truth.”

R. Heinlein

News Briefs 14-04-2016

Suicide Squad can't get here fast enough.

Thanks to Redington and Harley.

Quote of the Day:

"I smoke medical marijuana because my 3rd eye has glaucoma."

˜Bill Maher

News Briefs 13-04-2016

We are bearly aware of our surroundings.

  • The ancient Peruvian mystery solved from space.
  • A billionaire's plan to send robots powered by lasers to Alpha Centauri.
  • Alcohol to be banned from Stonehenge celebrations.
  • Robot finds no 'Nessie Lair' in Loch Ness, but finds a Nessie.
  • Can we sense magnetic fields?
  • Neanderthals may have been infected by diseases carried out of Africa by humans.
  • How an internet mapping glitch turned a random Kansas farm into a digital hell.
  • Do our dynamic brains predict the world?
  • Birth control pills are turning male amphibians into females.
  • Psychics 'can't predict the future and we never read clients' minds'.
  • Terrified couple draw picture of 'Werewolf of Worcester' after claiming to have bumped into it in the Cotswolds.
  • Smashed skulls suggest large European battle 3,200 years ago.
  • Massive undersea crab swarm caught on video.

Quote of the Day:

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.

Friedrich Nietzsche

News Briefs 12-04-2016

Meep meep!

Thanks Adam Gorightly and @Fortean_UK.

Quote of the Day:

The holy warrior is he who struggles with himself.

Idries Shah

News Briefs 11-04-2016

Status update...

Thanks Blair, Mitch, and Cat.

Quote of the Day:

I will not serve God like a labourer, in expectation of my wages.

Idries Shah

News Briefs 08-04-2016

“Though Truth and Falsehood be near twins, yet Truth a little elder is.

Many thanks to Kat!

Quote of the Day:

“Man, who is the noblest part of the earth, melts so away as if he were a statue, not of earth, but of snow.”

John Donne

News Briefs 07-04-2016

ParaMania was everything I'd hoped for, and then some. See you all in 2017!

Thanks to Kat, Chris and ALL the ParaMania attendees.

"Quote of the Day:

"Hate doesn't improve anything."

˜Holocaust survivor Henry Flescher, in his Reddit AMA.

News Briefs 06-04-2016

Into another place...

  • Has Graham Phillips found the location of King Arthur's tomb?
  • Ireland inhabited 2,500 years earlier than thought.
  • The Sun may have stolen Planet Nine from another star.
  • White skin developed in Europe only as recently as 8,000 years ago say anthropologists.
  • 'Strange creature' filmed swimming in the Thames.
  • The Hobbit gets a little older, and science a little wiser.
  • This artist paints with bacteria, and it's strangely beautiful.
  • Strange magic: The story behind Auckland's Temple of Higher Thought.
  • Has Hannibal's route across the Alps been uncovered? Scientists use 2,000-year-old trail of dung to track legendary general.
  • The Ural region in Russia could hold key to Europe's ancient origins.
  • World's smallest diode is made of DNA.
  • Researchers just discovered a new state of matter.
  • 1.5 years to Mars? Russia could do it in 1.5 months.
  • Is the brain's awareness of the world all or nothing?

Quote of the Day:

It is all true, or it ought to be; and more and better besides.

Winston Churchill