- Was ‘first photographed UFO’ a massive comet that nearly hit the Earth in 1883?
- Alien life hunters focus on moons in the outer solar system.
- Europe invites Russia to participate in Mars missions.
- Do loved ones bid farewell from beyond the grave?
- Simon Singh has some questions for ‘Psychic Sally’ Morgan, and wants to give her a chance at proving her powers. Though maybe skeptics would be better served by a simple horse laugh?
- Sam Harris explores the mystery of consciousness.
- While Deepak Chopra says that Richard Dawkins takes the magic out of reality.
- Magicians teach brain researchers some new tricks.
- Exorcism is experiencing a renaissance in American Catholicism.
- 100,000-year-old artist studio discovered in South Africa.
- Authors of Van Gogh biography claim the celebrated artist’s death was an accident, not a suicide.
- 100-year-old runner becomes oldest person to finish marathon.
- Prehistoric fossil found at Giant’s Causeway in Ireland. Unfortunately, fossil is completely un-giant-like.
- The real Real Steel.
- When will the 7 billionth human be born?
- Physicists offer mundane explanations for faster-than-light neutrinos.
- Image of the day: Saturn in light and shadow.
Quote of the Day:
When nations grow old, the Arts grow cold,
And Commerce settles on every tree