Solar Plant's Downside? Birds Igniting in Midair
Birds fly through the plant’s concentrated sun rays.
by AP
The Other 'Sharing' Economy That's About To Change The World
Today’s cloud based software companies are building enormous troves of data.
by Gene Marks

Evil Talking Plants Use DNA Communication
Scientists have discovered what seems like a new form of plant communication between a “vampire” plant and its prey.
by Brian Stallard
Pew Research: ‘Sexbots will be commonplace’ By 2025
Which is just fine, as we’ll all be unemployed and bored thanks to robots stealing our jobs…
by Sebastian Anthony

Robo-cook: Android Restaurant Boots Up in China
Mechanical staff greet customers, deliver dishes to tables and even stir-fry.
by AFP
How Will Earth's Leaders Respond to a Real Asteroid Threat?
Recent meteor over Russia “wake up call.”
by Space

Google And Asian Telecoms Are Building A $300 Million Undersea Cable Connecting The US To Japan
Network to be ready for service in the second quarter of 2016…
by Ramkumar Iyer
Physicists Create Water Tractor Beam
“We have figured out a way of creating waves that can force a floating object to move against the direction of the wave.”
by PHYS.org


Scientists: Earth May Be Entering Early Stages of Mass Extinction Event
More than 320 land vertebrates have gone extinct since the year 1500.
by CBS Charlotte
Cool-Burning Flames In Space Might Enhance Engines On Earth
UC professor: “We observed something that we didn’t think could exist..”
by Kamal Nayan

NASA Preparing For Jupiter Moon Europa With Ice Drilling Robot
NASA has released a video test of its laser-powered drill that is expected to be used by a robot during future voyages on ice-covered Jupiter moon Europa. Testing took place at Matanuska Glacier, Alaska. New Scientist described what is spurring the mission, and gave a first-hand account of the VALKYRIE robot which could be searching […]
by TechSwarm
Mysterious Brief Pulse Detected From Outer Space Baffles Astronomers
Was it a message from far beyond our own galaxy?
by Rida Ahmed

River In China Mysteriously Turns Bloody Red Overnight
Residents reported strange smell wafting through air…
by Yazhou Sun
US Military’s ‘air optical fiber’ Increases the Power of Laser Weapons, Networks, Science
Allows for much better transmission of lasers through free space..
by Sebastian Anthony

​‘Saddest photo yet’: Astronaut Photographs Gaza Offensive from Space
“From #ISS we can actually see explosions and rockets flying over #Gaza & #Israel..”
by RT.com
Why Is Wal-Mart Preparing For A Major Earthquake On The New Madrid Fault?
Buried in a Wall Street Journal article from about a week ago was a startling piece of information.
by Michael Snyder