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News Briefs 10-06-2015

That special time again:

Quote of the Day:

We live at a very special time... the only time when we can observationally verify that we live at a very special time!

Lawrence M. Krauss

News Briefs 09-06-2015

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Thanks @Pickover.

Quote of the Day:

Man is above all the plaything of his memory.

Andre Breton

News Briefs 08-06-2015

Surest cure to Monday-itis is the Daily Grail news briefs. Self-medicate at your leisure...

Quote of the Day:

The only reason for time is so that everything doesn't happen at once.

Albert Einstein

News Briefs 05-06-2015

“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.”

Quote of the Day:

“Do I dare
 disturb the universe? 
In a minute there is time for decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse.”

T.S. Eliot

News Briefs 03-06-2015

Same old relentless change...

  • Aussie student proves existence of plasma tubes floating above Earth.
  • Missing link found between brain, immune system - with major disease implications.
  • Mystery company blazes a trail in fusion energy.
  • 'Purring' Wolf Spiders softly serenade mates.
  • Unconscious use of 'medical marijuana'? Hunter-gatherer cannabis use linked to fewer internal parasites.
  • Scientists think MDMA might have a surprising effect on autism.
  • Cambridge University research links endangered Pontic Greek dialect to Ancient Greek.
  • 'New species' of ancient human found.
  • Scientists probe mysterious wave of antelope deaths.
  • Ancient 2,400-year-old gold bongs discovered in Russia.
  • New evidence shows that catastrophic climate change probably destroyed 96% of species at the end of the Permian period.
  • Early native American 'casino' found in Utah cave.
  • Fully dressed and preserved 350-year-old corpse of French noblewoman found.
  • Science has outlined four ways that our universe could meet its doom.

Quote of the Day:

Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.

George Bernard Shaw

News Briefs 02-06-2015

Start at the end, because the beginning is the end.

Thanks @AnomalistNews, and @UnlikelyWorlds.

Quote of the Day:

Machine. Unexpectedly, I'd invented a time

Alan Moore

News Briefs 01-06-2015

Ill at the moment, so please excuse the abbreviated news briefs...

Thanks Carneous, @AnomalistNews, and @CoraxSays.

Quote of the Day:

Material existence is entirely founded on a phantom realm of mind, whose nature and geography are unexplored.

Alan Moore

News Briefs 29-05-2015

“All mass is interaction.”

Quote of the Day:

“The real problem in speech is not precise language. The problem is clear language.”

R. Feynman