On June 7, 2011, a local businessman addressed a meeting of the Cupertino City Council. He had not been on the agenda, but his presence wasn't a total surprise. Earlier in the year the man had expressed his intention to attend a meeting in order to
If you could travel back in time 41,000 years to the last ice age, your compass would point south instead of north. That's because for a period of a few hundred years, the Earth's magnetic field was reversed.
The Journal of Bone and Mineral Research published a study conducted by researchers from Tel Aviv University and Hebrew University, which showed that a chemical in marijuana, known as cannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD), strengthens bones and accelerates t
Not all girls grow up to be mothers. Sometimes they choose not to be, and sometimes circumstances take those choices away.
Study after scientific study expounding on the benefits of cannabis as a veritable panacea has garnered baseline skepticism, if not contempt, from the somnambulant corporate press keener to spew the State's anti-marijuana nonsense than aligning wit
Even a 1 mph speed boost would make things pretty weird
This time a year ago, flying cars sat firmly in the "fun to think about, ain't gonna happen" category. But in recent months, company after company has emerged with totally-not-kidding plans to deliver vehicles worthy of George Jetson. And so, t
SAN FRANCISCO -- Elysium Space, the San Francisco startup that sends cremated remains into orbit, announced plans May 16 to launch its Elysium Star 2 memorial spacecraft on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket rideshare mission next year from Vandenberg Air For
Waymo (Google) and the popular ride-hailing firm Lyft will be partnering on the promotion and rollout of self-driving vehicle technology, according to recent reports.
Tesla's got some new competition from Switzerland. Inspired in design by classic Italian supercars, the Elextra will be hand-built in Germany, though its maker plans to limit production to 100 pieces to ensure exclusivity. The all-electric vehicle
When Rocket Lab's small satellite launcher blasts off from New Zealand next week on its debut test flight, it will be more than just the Electron rocket that is on trial.
This never-before-seen compound resembles a known class of antibiotic, except for one major detail - the way it kills bacteria is unlike anything scientists have documented, and it's already proven effective against the bugs that cause anthrax and s
When the crisis at the Fukushima power plant first began six years ago, there were legitimate fears that the radioactive particles spewing from the fuel rods could blanket the Earth.
On May 4 The Australian's Paul Maley ran an exclusive story with the New South Wales Counter Terrorism Minister, David Elliot. The headline read: 'Terror cops 'need more of your info'.
WASHINGTON, DC -- One million miles from Earth, a NASA camera is capturing unexpected flashes of light reflecting off our planet.
Breast milk... the 'accidental' cure for cancer: Scientists find it contains a substance that kills tumour cells
In recent years, the glaring spotlight of skepticism has been turned to the topic of vaccines, bitterly dividing parents and giving doctors of modern medicine conniption fits -- but no matter where you stand on vaccinations, the fact two groundbreak
New court documents allege that Monsanto is employing an army of internet trolls to literally "Let Nothing Go"-"no article, no comment, no social media post is to be left unanswered by these third party proxies. Find out about the court case fro
SpaceX said it plans to launch thousands of satellites on Falcon 9 rockets beginning in 2019 to establish what would one day become a global broadband internet constellation.
advanced welding technology...NASA has delayed the first launch of its heavy-payload rocket until 2019 and decided against an idea floated by the White House to put astronauts aboard the capsule that is set to fly around the moon, the U.S. space agen
The cyberattacks started Friday and spread rapidly around the globe using a security flaw in Microsoft's Windows XP operating system
Unfortunately for humans, our bodies can't produce this sugar naturally, so when it is absorbed into our tissues, it is seen as a foreign invader. This then leads to the activation of our immune systems.
An transgender man fitted with a bionic penis has lost his virginity four years after the operation.
The fossil was found in a mine in northern Alberta, Canada in 2011, and will now go on display in Alberta Paleontologists believe the dinosaur lived in Canada 110 million-years-ago It featured two 20-inch spikes which protruded from its
There are two things in which Elon Musk is an undisputed champion: creating hype and buzz for massively cash-flow burning products and companies, and abusing every possible loophole in the US tax code to get explicit and implicit subsidies from the g
Elon Musk has begun digging under Los Angeles. The entrepreneur posted Friday several pictures of equipment meant for digging tunnels beneath Los Angeles.
Researchers at the University of Minnesota say they've developed a way to make "bionic skin," technology that could allow robots to feel their environments and humans to wear sensory-enhancing devices directly on their fingertips.
MIT physicists have found that a flake of graphene, when brought in close proximity with two superconducting materials, can inherit some of those materials' superconducting qualities. As graphene is sandwiched between superconductors, its electroni
(but they refuse to use oregano oil)...Superbug FUNGUS now invading U.S. hospitals in NY and NJ … All pharma drugs useless (but they refuse to use oregano oil) (Natural News) The deadly superbug fungus known as Candida auris has continued to sprea
After a mere 3 weeks of therapy, Kris started showing signs of improvement, and within 2 months he could answer the phone, write his name and operate a wheelchair. He had regained significant improvement in his motor functions; which are the transmis