On the Shores of Lake Erie, Endangered Birds Catch a Lucky Break

Protecting species in peril doesn’t happen overnight. Rather, it’s all about stringing together small wins that, in the long-term, make all the difference. A little luck can also go far. When waves surged on the Pennsylvania coast of Lake Erie early this summer, it could easily have been the end […]

Do We Manage Online and Offline Friendships the Same?

Social media has been a boon to social science. Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and other platforms serve as online laboratories that reveal all kinds of stuff about the users, researchers say. The rise of these platforms has sparked a flurry of scientific papers describing people’s social network interactions. A lot of […]

Science Experiments for the Public during the Solar Eclipse

By Dr. Liz MacDonald, founder of Aurorasaurus and scientist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center. This blog reposted from blog.aurorasaurus.org. Over a century ago, American astronomer W.W. Campbell set up a 40 foot ‘Schaeberle camera’ in Jeur, India to take pictures and study various properties of the sun’s outermost layer […]

Despite an unusually chilly Arctic, and El Niño’s absence, July 2017 tied for warmest such month on record

That makes last month one of the warmest our planet has experienced since record-keeping began in 1880 Up in the high north, it was unusually cool last month. And unlike last year, there was no El Niño to help amp up temperatures for the globe overall. Yet July 2017 was in a statistical tie for […]

UFO Reported Over Brenes (Seville) | SPAIN

     Several witnesses saw an oval-shaped object that put forth considerable light with bright flashes, moving parallel with the horizon. By Inexplicata8-2-17 The summer of 2017 has been particularly active as regards aerial mysteries and unknown phenomena. The UFOs of yesterday remain as current as ever and materialize yet […]

More on “Behavior Priming” and Unconscious Influences

Last year, psychologists B. Keith Payne and colleagues breathed new life into the debate over ‘social priming’ with a paper called Replicable effects of primes on human behavior. Behavioral or social priming – the idea that subtle cues can exert large, unconscious influences on our behaviour – was a major […]

Daily UFO Headlines 8/15/2017

The truth is out there: 10 of the most bizarre UFO sightings in south-east London and north Kent – News Shopper Is that a UFO? Mysterious ring over a Chinese beach baffles beachgoers [VIDEO] – International Business Times Oxfordshire meteor photographer captures something even weirder on film – Oxford Times […]

Strange UFO object discovered in photo taken of “Witch Rock” formation outside Shingletown, California

A strange UFO object has been discovered in a photo taken of a rock formation near Shingletown, California. Interestingly, the object is similar to a UFO object which has been photographed by passenger on the Durango/Silverton train in Colorado, see third image below. Witness states: A guy I was dating […]

Witness freaks out after seeing dark elongated shape in the clouds over Sanford, Canada (Video)

On July 9, 2017, a resident of Sanford MB in Canada was making hay when he noticed that something very strange happened in the sky. According to the witness, it was as the clouds seemed to funnel towards a dark object, which at first glance looked like a dark human-like […]