From 13 to 15 December, weather permitting, skywatchers across the world will be looking up as the Geminid meteor shower reaches its peak, in potentially one of the best night sky events of the year.At its peak and in a clear, dark sky, tens of 'shooting stars' or meteors may be visible each hour (the theoretical maximum under ideal conditions is about 120 an hour).
A New Jersey social service agency has followed through with its threat to fire three office workers over their refusal to get a flu shot or, as an alternative, wear a surgical mask while in the company’s Burlington Township headquarters, an attorney for the women said.Alanda Watson, Megan Duncan and Denise Mercurius, who worked in the accounting and billing departments at Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey, were suspended without pay last month for failing to follow the flu-preve…
Know this, Truth Seeker:
Seeking the Truth is akin to walking in a dangerous minefield!
Your questions and facts are unwelcomed by the established consensus.
Family and friends may be the first to toss a grenade at you, hopefully it will only be a verbal explosion…
– They Were Given A Mission…
[ Editor’s Note: Not only did the SU-24 shootdown not slow NATO counter moves to undermine the Russian coalition’s successful anti-terrorism campaign, it is pushing a new terror supportive front in Iraq. Sure, Turkey has not flown any airstrike missions in Syria since the shoot down, but it has been busy with Plan B.
The other day I received an email with the subject line “Redacted/gutted Bill of Rights.” Boy, did that get my attention, especially since I consider myself to be somewhat of a constitutional admirer and scholar.
Are powerful quantum computers finally here? Google is claiming that its D-Wave quantum computer can solve certain problems 100 million times faster than an ordinary computer, a result that it says could lead to huge improvements in artificial intelligence. But researchers contacted by New Scientist say these claims are overblown, and show little-to-no performance increase over a regular PC.
The U.S. spends more on drugs than any other nation.
On more than a few occasions, I have heard people say words to the effect of, “Nothing of any significance, on UFOs, has ever surfaced under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act.” Time and again, I have seen people in Ufology loudly proclaim that all of the “good” material is withheld by the alleged “Black Budget” or “Special Access Programs” that secretly oversee official research into UFOs.
In ancient times, a dark, hairy, horned beast was said to show up at the door to beat children, and carry them off in his sharp claws. The Krampus could be heard in the night by the sound of his echoing cloven hooves and his rattling iron chains.
A hacker believes he saw proof NASA DOES edit out pictures of alien Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) from its images before public release.Gary McKinnon, who faced a 10-year fight against extradition to the US after breaking into computer databases of NASA, US military and the Pentagon, has made the shock claims.