Why I Don't Want an Apple Watch (and it's not the battery life)
Collapse of productivity is the inevitable consequence of being constantly distracted and interrupted.
by Charles Hugh Smith
Will We Find Alien Lifeforms on Earth-Like Exoplanet GJ581d?
Researchers previously dismissed existence of the planet as a “stellar activity.”
by Rhodi Lee

New Snowden Documents: CIA Has Spent 10 Years Hacking iPhones, iPads
Spooks bragged at secret meeting about planting backdoors and key stroke loggers.
by Steve Watson
Solar plane takes off on 1st ever round-the-world trip without fuel (VIDEO)
Pilots plan to make a total of 15 landings for every five days of continuous flight.
by RT.com

Soon You’ll Be Able to Turn Your Brown Eyes Blue for $5,000
Procedure not approved in U.S… yet.
by Susie Poppick
NASA Research Suggests Mars Once Had More Water than Earth’s Arctic Ocean
Water would have formed an ocean occupying almost half of Mars’ northern hemisphere…
by NASA

Mars had a huge ocean billions of years ago
Most experts agree that the planet had some liquid water at some point.
by Joseph Stromberg
'Pee power’: UK university trials electricity generating toilet
“…in effect, a system which taps a portion of that biochemical energy used for microbial growth, and converts that directly into ‘urine-tricity.’”
by RT.com


Mummified Monk Sits Inside Ancient Buddha Statue
Internal organs had been removed and replaced with scripts covered in Chinese writing.
by Rossella Lorenzi
Did dark matter kill the dinosaurs?
Phenomena could be linked to mass extinction events.
by Chuck Bednar

SIM card maker Gemalto investigates spy agencies' hack attack
NSA and Britain’s Government Communications Headquarters kicked off a subtle cyberattack against Gemalto.
by Chris Velazco
Google says it acknowledges some people want 'right to be forgotten'
Corporation says it is trying to see thing from ‘a more European perspective.’
by Julia Powles

China To Require Real-Name Registration For Online Services And Bans On Parody Accounts
Since the appointment of China’s new leader, Xi Jinping, the situation has deteriorated.
by Glyn Moody
Alien star system buzzed the Sun 70,000 years ago
Sumerians mentioned similar astronomical events in ancient texts.
by Paul Rincon

Bill Nye Tells MSNBC To Say Climate Change, Not Global Warming, When It’s Cold Out
Science Guy’s statement conflicts with other climate alarmists.
by Michael Bastasch
Time is running out for ethicists to tackle very real robot quandries
Should your car kill the child on the street, or the one in your passenger seat?
by Graham Templeton