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Leonid Meteor Shower November 2010

Leonid Meteor Shower November 2010

The Leonid Meteor Shower 2010 will peak this week and will be at their best through Nov. 18. The best time to view the Leonid meteor shower will be after 5:15 a.m EST. You could use the NASA’s Fluximator tool to check the Leonid meteor shower peak in your area. Just enter your area or [...]

Manhattan UFO sightings alerts New Yorkers

Manhattan UFO sightings alerts New Yorkers

UFO sightings normally happen in other cities and parts of the world, and never in the Big Apple..until now. Are green aliens getting bolder this end of a decade, that they hover around in Manhattan? Aliens spaceships, high-tech pre-halloween costumes or not, whatever the city people saw shining in sky has scared them enough to [...]

Robert Edwards wins Nobel Prize in Medicine 2010

Robert Edwards wins Nobel Prize in Medicine 2010

A Briton, Robert Edwards, was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine 2010 on Thursday. He is known as the Father of In Vitro Fertiliztion, according to the Nobel committee at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm. Winning the prestigious title includes a diploma, a medal, and a check for 10 million Swedish kronor (1.09 million dollors). [...]

Lindsay Lohan and 300M others, poison victims!

According to a website known as the the Prison Planet and Infowars.com, Lindsay Lohan, the actress who gained more popularity, getting spared from doing full-time in jail than all her film work combined, along with 300 million Americans, were victims of poisoning. The website even instructed its readers to “grab the search term ‘Lindsay Lohan [...]

Double Moon on August 27, hoax

Double Moon on August 27, hoax

Nope, this isn’t an installment of the Twilight Saga, and we don’t live in a planet called Tatooine (Star Wars, people), but we will be witnessing what seemed to be a mitosis of the moon.  But the diploid won’t be a moon for that matter, but a close relative of the Earth that resembles nothing [...]

US study: Drugs protect monkeys from Ebola

US study: Drugs protect monkeys from Ebola

On Sunday, US government researchers working to find ways to treat the highly deadly Ebola virus said a new approach from AVI BioPharma Inc saved monkeys after they were infected. The team at the US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) in Fort Detrick, Maryland reported that two experimental treatments protected more than [...]

Perseid Meteor shower and other celestial activities tonight!

Perseid Meteor shower and other celestial activities tonight!

Stargazers will be in for a treat Thursday night and predawn Friday, when a meteor shower will light up the blue-black sky. “But that’s not all!” A wonderful spectacle than only a sovereign God can allow will appear after dusk, when three planets will court a magnificent crescent moon. And then, the Perseid meteor shower will adorn the night with up to 50 [...]

New gene may turn bacteria into superbug

New gene may turn bacteria into superbug

According to an article published Wednesday in the journal Lancet Infectious Diseases, some British patients who underwent plastic surgery in South Asia now carry a new gene that has the potential to turn almost any bacteria into an antibiotic-resistant bug. Researchers said that the so-called superbug gene has so far been identified in 37 people [...]