1. M

    Still need help for a scientific survey about WWE.

    Hello Guys, I still need your help for a scientific survey about the WWE Superstars! For my master thesis I´m making a survey about the emotional effect of the WWE-Superstar´s entrance music and need some participants. Here is the link to th survey:
  2. Swift

    Scientists could one day make humans immortal

    On Jan. 12, 1967, James Bedford, a psychology professor at Glendale College in California who had just died of cancer, took his first step toward coming back to life. On that day, the professor became the first person ever frozen in cryonic suspension, embedded in liquid nitrogen at minus-321...
  3. GrammarNazi82

    News Dead could be brought 'back to life' in groundbreaking project

    With the recent episodes of Gotham I've been enjoying, my first thought was, "So is Hugo Strange behind this?" This could be interesting... Read the full article here. Pretty interesting read, but nothing I'd want to do.
  4. Swift

    News Scientists Are Mapping the Ocean's Plastic Because 99 Percent Is Missing

    Last week, some strange news swept the science internet: Much of the plastic scientists expected to find on the ocean's surface is gone, and no one knows exactly where it is. Now the scientists behind the research have shared a first-of-its-kind map of ocean plastic with National Geographic--and...
  5. Swift

    Top five misconceptions about evolution according to science

  6. Swift

    News 88% of world’s oceans covered by plastic junk – study

    At least 88 percent of the surface of the world’s open oceans is polluted by plastic debris, says a new scientific report. The findings raise large concerns of the safety of marine life and how this ocean litter may affect food chains. "Those little pieces of plastic, known as microplastics...
  7. Swift

    China plans to land rover on Mars by 2020

    China is planning to land a rover on Mars by 2020 and bring back samples from the Red Planet a decade later, according to a top scientist with the country’s Lunar Exploration Program. The Mars probe will be launching an orbiter and a landing rover, Ouyang Ziyuan of the Chinese Academy of...
  8. Swift

    NASA Will Send Your Messages To Aliens Into Outer Space

    I know of you won't read, so I'll just post this cool little excerpt. ''People from around the world will be able to submit their images and vote on those that should be included in the final message. Lomberg and others will exercise editorial control to ensure that no inappropriate materials...
  9. Swift

    NASA detects mysterious signal 240 million light years away from Earth

    Astronomers have detected a mysterious signal 240 million light years away from Earth, in the Perseus Cluster (top), one of the most massive objects in the Universe. The unidentified signal is a "spike of intensity at a very specific wavelength of X-ray light." Scientists don't know yet what is...
  10. Swift

    Scientist Offers $10,000 To Anyone Who Can Disprove Climate Change

    Outraged by the unsavory tactics of climate change deniers, physicist Christopher Keating says he'll give $10,000 to anyone who can use the scientific method to prove that human-instigated climate change isn't real. Keating has been involved in one way or another with climate change for the...
  11. Swift

    Renaissance-Era Drawings Reveal Early Ideas About Evolution

    These are works by "the greatest French artist of all time," according to Louis XIV. Charles Le Brun (1619-1690) used his artistry to compare human and animal faces, later inspiring Charles Darwin to write The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals. Bear Boar S Camel Cat @Solid...