News Briefs 10-04-2013

What are you afraid of?

  • An autistic Indian girl’s seeming ability to read her mother’s mind.
  • Will we ever communicate telepathically?
  • If so, ‘passthoughts’ might not be such a good idea.
  • Is nonlocal consciousness research now forbidden territory for TED?
  • Nazca lines ripped up by quarry.
  • Erik Davis talks Exegesis of Philip K. Dick on Gnostic Radio.
  • Scientists discover evidence of dark lightning.
  • International Space Station set for ‘spooky’ quantum entanglement experiment.
  • Long-awaited study questions the power of prayer: patients who knew they were being prayed for had a higher rate of post-operative complications.
  • Archaeologists find 10,000 objects from Roman London.
  • Mysterious structure discovered beneath Sea of Galilee.
  • Shodan: the scariest search engine on the Internet.
  • Haunted house‘ at site of unearthed skeletons.
  • Man wriggles rat’s tail with his mind.
  • Sniffing Rosemary can increase memory by 75%.
  • Beardyman presents the Beardytron_5000.
  • Long-exposure neon waterfalls.

Quote of the Day:

The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.

W.B. Yeats