[dropcap]W[/dropcap]e have moved a long way from the 1940 and 50's where nationalism and patriotism drove respect for authority and an almost slavish heed in much of society for those in power and those deemed to have greater knowledge. Thankfully today, such assumed merit in hierarchy is far less … [Read more...] about Sorting it all out: Easier said than done
"This is likely the greatest peacetime challenge that the United Nations and its agencies have ever faced. None of us experienced in containing outbreaks has ever seen, in our lifetimes, an emergency on this scale, with this degree of suffering, and with this magnitude of cascading … [Read more...] about Ebola Outbreak – Half of Secondary Transmissions Need to be Prevented
University of Bristol researchers have discovered how to stop cells from attacking healthy body tissue in debilitating autoimmune diseases (such as multiple sclerosis), where the body’s immune system destroys its own tissue by mistake. [dropcap size=big]S[/dropcap]cientists were able to selectively … [Read more...] about Silencing the Inner War: Autoimmune Disease Breakthrough
It has been 126 years since the brutal murder of up to 11 women on the streets of London. Has the identity of the worlds most infamous Serial Killer, "Jack the Ripper" finally been discovered? [dropcap size=big]O[/dropcap]n the 6th of September 2014 the Mail Online released a world wide exclusive … [Read more...] about Meet “Jack the Ripper” – Identified by DNA?
A working microwave thruster would radically cut the cost of satellites and space stations and extend their working life, drive a plethora of suddenly affordable deep-space missions, and take astronauts to Mars in days to weeks rather than months. [dropcap size=big]I[/dropcap]n 2011 the NASA … [Read more...] about NASA’s Eagle Works: The Manhattan project of space travel.
Each person was instructed to grab a small bucket before entering into the temple; It didn’t take long to figure out what these buckets were for. If the darkness of the room was not unnerving enough, the sounds of moaning, heaving, and intense vomiting certainly were. [dropcap size=big]M[/dropcap]y … [Read more...] about Uncovering Ayahuasca: When The Scientist Meets The Shaman.