36 foot Whale Shark found dead near Karachi Pakistan

A whale shark was brought into harbor in Karachi, Pakistan on Tuesday, Feb. 7. after reportedly being found unconscious in the Arabian Sea about 10 days ago, the Express Tribune reports. Photo/NeilsPhotography from I am traveling around asia at the moment, China via wikicommons Fishermen used several cranes to lift the whale sharkto dry land, More...

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By deskofbrian On Friday, September 16th, 2011

‘Star Wars’ planet with 2 suns – named Tatooine

A giant and frigid planet that enjoys double sunsets as it circles two stars has been spotted in the northern skies. Astronomers said the planet, named Kepler-16b, marked the first unambiguous discovery of a world More...

By deskofbrian On Saturday, September 10th, 2011

Real life Iron Man suit “XOS 2″ -VIDEO

Among the developers of real-life Iron Man suits (of which there are many, the world over) is a group called Raytheon Sarcos. And as IEEE Spectrum reports in this month’s issue, its impressive second-generation More...

By deskofbrian On Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

WATCH: “The Big Bang Never Happened”

A mesmerizing challenge to orthodox cosmology with powerful implications not only for cosmology itself but also for our notions of time, God, and human nature — with a new Preface addressing the latest developments More...

By deskofbrian On Friday, August 5th, 2011

WATCH: Dr. Stephen Meyer giving case for Intelligent Design

Dr. Stephen Meyer helped found the Center for Science and Culture (CSC) of the Discovery Institute (DI), which is the driving force behind the intelligent design movement. Here Meyer discusses how his approach More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, August 4th, 2011

Move over global warming: Solar Twister spotted from Sun VIDEO

NASA: An enormous plasma twister rising from the sun’s surface has been caught on video by a Nasa satellite. And the twirling eruption, which swirled up to 93,206 miles above the solar surface, has a remarkable More...

By deskofbrian On Friday, April 22nd, 2011

Are Mutations Random? VIDEO

Thought you all might be interested in this video on whether or not mutations are random. It covers both why we originally thought mutations were random plus more current information which shows that the random More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, April 7th, 2011

Asteroid hits the earth – Video simulation

From the website Big Think comes this video simulation of what would happen if an asteroid hit the earth, as it did over four billion years ago. This asteroid’s diameter, 300 miles, is larger than the main island More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

Meet Jacob Barnett, 12 year old super genius VIDEO

Move over Jimmy Neutron, the real deal has been located in Indiana. Jacob Barnett is just like any other 12-year-old kid. He plays Guitar Hero, shoots hoops with his friends, and has a platonic girlfriend. But More...

By deskofbrian On Monday, March 7th, 2011

Kilauea volcano in Hawaii eruption VIDEO

One of the world’s most active volcanoes may be ready to erupt again. Over the weekend, a crater collapse caused lava to shoot 80 feet into the air from the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii. The crater collapse happened More...