Antarctic Ice Sheet unstable at end of last ice age!

A new study has found that the Antarctic Ice Sheet began melting about 5,000 years earlier than previously thought coming out of the last ice age – and that shrinkage of the vast ice sheet accelerated during eight distinct episodes, causing rapid sea...

Altering Free Choice!

"When electrical pulses are applied to the ventral tegmental area of their brain, macaques presented with two images change their preference from one image to the other. The study is the first to confirm a causal link between activity in the ventral...

Pollution is NOT global warming!

Look, if you people really want to address pollution then stop tying it to global warming and climate change! Wake up fanatics!!!   The more and more you fanatics desperately try to tie pollution with global warming and climate change the less...

So now the universe is not expanding!

No wonder these people are clueless about what is really going on and what a universe really is!   New evidence, based on detailed measurements of the size and brightness of hundreds of galaxies, indicates that the Universe is not expanding...

What is consciousness and where did it emerge from?

According to Julian Jaynes, it emerged from the breakdown of the old bicameral mind.   "consciousness emerged only a few thousand years ago, when humans realized that the voices in their head came not from the gods but from their own internal...

More robots and drones!

Delivering pizza and other stuff with drones, self-check out at the store, robots replacing fast food workers, self-driving cars and now walking the dog with drones! More and more low end (minimum wage) human jobs are becoming obsolete and replaced...

Titanosaurs - Biggest Dinosaurs Ever

“Given the size of these bones, which surpass any of the previously known giant animals, the new dinosaur is the largest animal known that walked on Earth. Standing with its neck up, it was about 20 meters high - equal to a 7-story building.” -...

Robots will replace fast-food workers

As protesters across the country call for the fast-food chains to raise their wages, a number of companies have begun experimenting with new technology that could significantly reduce the number of restaurant workers in the years to come.   ...

Evidence of a prior Life!

A 3-year-old boy in the Golan Heights region near the border of Syria and Israel said he was murdered with an axe in his previous life. He showed village elders where the murderer buried his body, and sure enough they found a man’s skeleton there. He...

Privatization is not a scam

Privatization is more like an incentive. Wake up Commie!   Either case, communism failed but so will capitalism.   Capitalism will also fail soon.

Turning light into matter

Scientists have worked out an easy way of turning light into matter, a process thought to be impossible when first proposed 80 years ago.   The proposed experiment, reported in the journal Nature photonics, would recreate events that occurred in...

New Viral Accounts

The only way to try to contain the Smith Virus around here is to prevent the creation of new viral accounts so that it can no longer mutate and replicate.   As such, I recommend that all new thoughts.com accounts should be autenticated and...

Immune system

The best way to fight an infection (virus) is to develop and have a strong immune system, so don't let your mind or your body to become weak.

So neutrality can only last 15 minutes!

Despite decades of taking measurements, scientists cannot agree on how long neutrons live. Neutrons are stable inside atoms, but on their own they decay in about 15 minutes, more or less, into a few other particles. Exactly how much more or less is...

Creating a New Species

In a decade, cognitive enhancement may have gone mainstream. Pills can already help you stay up longer, bring more focus to your work, and who knows what else. But what might sound good on an individual level could create societal disruptions, or so...

No thing is not nothing!

Nothing is zero but no thing is not nothing! So a single space changes the entire meaning of the words. No thing means that there is no thing, no object. However when there is no thing the space can still be (is) filled with energy. Also,...