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News Briefs 14-09-2016

Read this before you go obsolete

Quote of the Day:

Homo sapiens is an obsolete algorithm

Yuval Noah Harari

News Briefs 13-09-2016

TFW you realise our message to aliens was that we are a bunch of stalkery swingers...

Thanks @AnomalistNews.

Quote of the Day:

We just don't know at this point, because we haven't had the chance to interview any clowns.

Greensboro police spokeswoman Susan Danielsen, discussing recent 'creepy clown' reports.

News Briefs 12-09-2016

Reality used to be a friend of mine...

Thanks Kat, Cat and Chris.

Quote of the Day:

The possible has been tried and failed. Now it's time to try the impossible.

Sun Ra

News Briefs 09-09-2016

“If you forget yourself, you become the universe.”

Quote of the Day:

“All beings are by nature are Buddhas, as ice by nature is water.”

Hakuin Ekaku

News Briefs 08-09-2016

Station to station...

Quote of the Day:

Live long and prosper.


News Briefs 07-09-2016

Something for nothing

  • Prehistoric Cochno stone to be unearthed for first time since 1965 burial next to Glaswegian housing estate.
  • Everyone’s a little bit crazy: Schizotypy and strange phenomena.
  • ‘Bad trips’ from magic mushrooms often result in an improved sense of personal well-being.
  • How do we get something from nothing? The bridge from nowhere.
  • Tromp family: The mystery of a tech-free road trip gone wrong.
  • Consciousness is made of atoms, too.
  • Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones boasts about advising Donald Trump.
  • Mummified body found on Mexico's highest mountain goes on display.
  • An edifice worthy of the pharaohs rises next to the pyramids.
  • Brown dwarfs hiding in plain sight in our solar neighbourhood.
  • Scientists predict the existence of a new boson: New Madala boson might assist in the understanding of dark matter.
  • All of Earth’s carbon came from planetary collision 4.4 billion years ago.
  • Are animals conscious?
  • 3.7-billion-year-old fossils may be the oldest signs of life on Earth.

Quote of the Day:

The question of being is the darkest in all philosophy

William James

News Briefs 06-09-2016

In case you missed it: Darklore 9 is now available (featuring articles from Alan Moore, Robert Schoch, Mike Jay and others!). You can grab the paperback or limited edition hardcover from

Thanks @ForteanUK and @UnlikelyWorlds.

Quote of the Day:

Evolution isn't about truth, it's about making kids. Every bit of information that you process costs calories, meaning that's more food you need to kill and eat. So an organism that sees all of reality would never be more fit than one tuned only to see what it needs to survive.

Donald Hoffman

News Briefs 05-09-2016

Darklore 9 is now available, featuring articles from Alan Moore, Robert Schoch, Mike Jay and others! You can grab the paperback or limited edition hardcover from

Thanks Cat.

Quote of the Day:

I always had a repulsive sort of need to be something more than human.

David Bowie