This report is based on the new Discovery Channel series hosted by Stephen Hawking. He fears aliens would destroy our culture like the Spaniards did with the ancient peoples Columbus discovered. What should NASA and SETI and we the people do now?
Posted: 4/26/2010 12:00:00 AM Reads: 291 Submitted By: spiritech0 Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: Science Controversies
UFO seen live on english BBC north TV webcam
UFO enthusiasts claimed it was caused by a mystery aircraft but scientists now say a collision was not responsible. An exact cause has not yet been determined but it is thought to be "material fatigue".
David Cameron has vowed to publish any secret files that may exist on UFOs if he becomes prime minister. Speaking at one of his regular Cameron Direct public meetings, he pledged to be "open and frank" with any government knowledge about close encounters.
The $700bn (£494bn) US bail-out package has already "clearly helped stabilise" the financial system, US Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson has said.
Posted: 11/12/2008 12:00:00 AM Reads: 264 Submitted By: jeff Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: Conspiracy Theories
The switch has been thrown on a telescope specifically designed to seek out alien life.Funded by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen
Posted: 10/25/2007 12:00:00 AM Reads: 327 Submitted By: lone_wolf_lycan Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: SETI
Dark energy - the mysterious force that is speeding up the expansion of the Universe - has been a part of space for at least nine billion years.
Posted: 11/18/2006 12:00:00 AM Reads: 256 Submitted By: jmoore Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: Space
Not only did Dr Louis discover that there were tiny biological cells present, but because they did not appear to contain DNA, the essential component of all life on Earth, he reasoned they must be alien lifeforms.
Posted: 11/15/2006 12:00:00 AM Reads: 271 Submitted By: jmoore Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: UFOs
More and more of us fly every year. As we do so, the political pressure to act to curb greenhouse gas emissions from planes is rising.
Posted: 11/12/2006 12:00:00 AM Reads: 279 Submitted By: jmoore Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: General
UK scientists have applied for permission to create embryos by fusing human DNA with cow eggs.
Posted: 11/12/2006 12:00:00 AM Reads: 273 Submitted By: jmoore Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: Science Controversies
The new Japanese spacecraft sent into orbit in September to study the Sun has returned its first scientific data.
Posted: 11/12/2006 12:00:00 AM Reads: 271 Submitted By: jmoore Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: Space
The steady rise in atmospheric levels of the greenhouse gases blamed for climate change shows no signs of abating, a UN agency has announced.
Posted: 11/4/2006 12:00:00 AM Reads: 244 Submitted By: jmoore Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: General
A number of residents reported hearing a loud bang between 1130 and 1200 BST around the Bude and Holsworthy area. Others said their homes were damaged.
Posted: 10/31/2006 12:00:00 AM Reads: 250 Submitted By: jmoore Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: Mysterious Phenomena
US space agency (Nasa) scientists have undertaken a new assessment of the rate of melting occurring on the great ice sheet that covers the region.
Posted: 10/25/2006 12:00:00 AM Reads: 292 Submitted By: jmoore Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: General
The site, thought to be an observatory or place of worship, pre-dates European colonisation and is said to suggest a sophisticated knowledge of astronomy.
Posted: 5/26/2006 12:00:00 AM Reads: 262 Submitted By: jeff Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: Ancient Mysteries
Acorah’s Psychic Ability Now In Double Quotes
A submerged island that could be the source of the Atlantis myth was hit by a large earthquake and tsunami 12,000 years ago, a geologist has discovered.
Posted: 8/16/2005 12:00:00 AM Reads: 269 Submitted By: clayroy Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: Science Controversies
If your house was burgled only 12 minutes after you moved in, you would probably think about selling up and moving on pretty quickly.
Posted: 8/16/2005 12:00:00 AM Reads: 274 Submitted By: clayroy Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: Technology News
Researchers in the US believe they have come closer to solving a centuries-old mystery - by deciphering knotted string used by the ancient Incas.
Posted: 8/11/2005 12:00:00 AM Reads: 279 Submitted By: clayroy Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: Ancient Mysteries
American researchers claim to have found convincing evidence that locates the site of the lost kingdom of Atlantis off the coast of Cyprus.
Posted: 8/6/2005 12:00:00 AM Reads: 268 Submitted By: Hawaiianguy05 Source: news.bbc.co.uk Category: Ancient Civilizations