Have you ever wondered how one might operate a modern vehicle like an ancient chariot? This author has contemplated the concept from time to time throughout her life. George Lucas did too, apparently. His famous (infamous?) podracers in The Phantom Menace* are based on chariots like those seen in Ben-Hur*. Mr. Lucas and I are … Continue reading Ben-Hur – On a Motorcycle?!
Check out this Popular Mechanics article on Project Blue Book, readers: 50 Years Ago, the Air Force Tried to Make UFOs Go Away. It Didn't Work. By MJ Banias Dec 17, 2019 Fifty years ago today, the U.S. Air Force announced the closing of its most famous UFO investigation program, Project Blue Book. While the government’s goal was … Continue reading The Little Blue Book
Whether you have watched The Mandalorian or not, by now you doubtless know of the little green Star Wars* child commonly called “Baby Yoda.” A member of Yoda’s unnamed species, the Child* still has at least half the Internet in a state of euphoria even though season one ended in December. By most standards, that would … Continue reading That’s a Baby?
The United States Navy seems to think so. They have already patented the design. Check out the link below to learn more, readers! The Navy's Patent for a Compact Nuclear Fusion Reactor Is Wild. The designs seemingly stretch the limits of science. By Jennifer Leman Oct 10, 2019 A patent filed by the U.S. Navy last month claims … Continue reading Is a Compact Nuclear Fusion Reactor Coming Soon?
Click the link to learn more, readers: Scientists Find Diamond Full of an Alien Form of Ice By Sophie Weiner Mar 9, 2018 A group of researchers led by Oliver Tschauner, a professor of geoscience from the University of Nevada, have discovered a form of super-dense ice known as ice-VII on Earth for the first time. … Continue reading Alien Ice and…Terran Diamonds?
While it will not fit in your pocket, this innovative reactor is definitely small enough to make nuclear power plants easier to build and maintain. This is especially true of those which may be built near populated areas. Click the link below to learn more: The Tiny, Simple Nuclear Reactor That Could Change Energy By Caroline … Continue reading A New Type of Nuclear Reactor
We have all heard about UFOs. But what about USOs? How many of us know about the strange phenomena below the Earth’s waves? The article from Popular Mechanics lists some of the bizarre things that have been seen in or near the world’s oceans. They range from the odd to the downright frightening. No one … Continue reading What Lies Below….?