We just got our first black hole photos, and they are good

Though many might not know it, we’ve actually never seen a black hole before. When you think of black hole photos, you’re usually remembering artistic renderings based on the underlying science. With astronomy, this is generally the case. As with things like Planet Nine, we can usually detect an item’s effect on the space around it before we know for sure if something is there or what it is. That all changed today. According… Seguir leyendo

Neil deGrasse Tyson Talks To Katy Perry About Aliens — And It Gets Weird Fast

Many think of alien talk as outside the realm of acceptability, but it’s picking up mainstream attention fast. Even people like pop star Katy Perry feel more comfortable talking about space, conspiracy, and even aliens! Recently, Perry sat down with Neil deGrasse Tyson, director of New York’s Hayden Planetarium since 1996 and host of the Emmy-award winning show Star Talk. Fun fact: For this episode, one of Tyson’s co-hosts, former SNL cast member Sasheer Zamata,… Seguir leyendo

Black Snow Makes Siberia Look Like A Post-Apocalyptic Nightmare

While many people react with joy when they wake up to snow on the ground, residents of a few small towns in the Kemerovo region of Siberia reacted with horror at the seemingly post-apocalyptic scene they woke up to last week. Instead of a bright white snowy landscape, they woke up to everything covered in snow… Black snow. What’s more, is that this isn’t the first time it’s happened here. Residents in the towns of… Seguir leyendo

Antarctica Scientists Find Ancient Animal Carcasses In Lake Mercer… And Spiders?

Antarctica is long suspected of harboring many, many secrets underneath its thick ice sheets, some of which measure approximately three miles thick. Recently, scientists drilled a hole into the sheet over what’s known as Lake Mercer, one of 379 subglacial lakes beneath the ice. What they dredged back up from the ancient lake and lakebed seems to confirm their suspicions – life existed there, and may yet still. Implications of their newest discovery could change… Seguir leyendo

Here Are The Spine-Chilling Predictions Nostradamus Made For 2019

Michel de Nostredame, commonly known only as Nostradamus is considered by many as one of the greatest prophets to ever live on Earth.Nostradamus is perhaps best known for his book Les Propheties. The book’s first edition appeared in 1555 and contained 353 quatrains. In this book, he wrote a number of verses that many people believe are prophecies of future events. Despite the fact that academic scholars argue that any associations made… Seguir leyendo

Here Are Some Of The Most Searched For Ancient Relics In History

Many people have dedicated their lives to the search for relics or better yet, long-lost ancient cities said to contain unlimited knowledge, incredible wealth and godly technologies. Several such legends continue being a mystery to humanity. Image Credit: werner22brigitte / Pixabay Legendary objects, tombs with magnificent treasures are considered the most sought-after relics in history.  Many people have dedicated their entire lives in search for legendary objects that once found, would help imprint their name… Seguir leyendo

“UFO Sighting” Over Mexico Takes Internet By Storm (Video)

Regrettably, just as many other videos out there, this too is not an actual Video footage of an actual UFO encounter.A video filmed on October 28 on Rosarito, Baja California, Mexico, around 4:23 am has caused quite a debate on social networks. The author of the video, Esteban Zavala, claims to have shared live on Instagram the strange event as it was ‘happening’. “I was driving back to San Diego, California, with my grandmother.… Seguir leyendo

20 Facts about Gilgamesh—Ancient Sumeria’s Demigod

Gilgamesh is usually considered a legendary character from Sumerian mythology, although many authors and scholars argue he may, in fact, have lived thousands of years ago. He is referred to as the first hero on Earth and is a central figure in the Epic of Gilgamesh. As an important character that he is, in this article we explore some of the most interesting facts about Gilgamesh, that help understand who this ancient hero was, and… Seguir leyendo

The Amarakarei Face—A Supermassive Ancient Face Hidden Deep Within the Peruvian Amazon

As you could see through many of my articles, Peru is home to countless ancient mysteries, fascinating legends, and incredible myths. One such mystery is hidden deep within the Peruvian Amazon rainforest: a massive face carved into stone cliffs. Dubbed as the Face of Amarakarei, the mysterious ancient sculpture is said to exist since time immemorial. However, despite the fact that the face is well-documented through ancient myths legends, and numerous expeditions that have managed… Seguir leyendo

The Curious Obsession Of 20th-Century Dictators With Ancient Civilizations

Why did many leaders of ‘modern times’ look back so much at ancient civilizations, their myths and legends? Why were numerous leaders ‘obsessed’ in a way, with the achievements of ancient civilizations? Some of them were deeply convinced that lost powers exist on Earth, hidden away from modern society, and some of these leaders even searched the planet in order to find them.  Many of the great dictators of the twentieth century professed a strange… Seguir leyendo

5 Legendary Treasures That Have Never Been Found

How many times have you walked on the beach wondering what lies beneath the sand? How many times have you seen a movie that mentions great treasures that have remained hidden for centuries? Many of us have fantasized about the possibility of finding a treasure? The truth is that, although the possibilities are really remote, there are still many treasures that remain hidden from the world, waiting one day to be discovered. In this article,… Seguir leyendo

These Are The 10 Avatars Of Vishnu, One Of The Main Ancient Hindu Deities

Lord Vishnu is one of the principal Hindu deities. It is said he appeared many times on the Earth plane as a physical incarnation (known in Hinduism as an Avatar). Vishnu is said to manifest a portion of himself upon the Earth whenever evil pervades. One of his major roles is to uphold dharma (moral and religious law). This is said to have taken on 10 avatars in total. Image Credit: Simon E. DaviesThis… Seguir leyendo

Here’s A Detailed Look Into The Mysterious Osiris Shaft Beneath The Pyramids Of Giza

If you travel to the Giza plateau, you should know that there are many incredible things to explore, in addition to the three main pyramids. One such fantastic feature is the so-called Tomb of Osiris, or commonly referred to as the Osiris Shaft. Located beneath the stone causeway of the Pyramid of Khafre, this enigmatic tomb is a mysterious structure composed of various intricately carved levels beneath the surface. Despite the fact that its existence… Seguir leyendo