Another Stonehenge Discovered Under Lake Michigan?

A group of researchers using sonar to find shipwrecks on the bottom of Lake Michigan have found something far older than crashed cargo ships. They believe they've found a 10-thousand-year-old stone structure like Stonehenge, including a rock carved with the image of a mastodon. io9 pal Geoff Manaugh reports over at… » 1/13/09 1:56pm 1/13/09 1:56pm

Had a Paranormal Experience? We'll Give You £5

University of Edinburgh is looking for a few research subjects for some ESP experiments. To volunteer, you must be a native English speaker and have had at least one paranormal experience. No, that does not include owning a season of The Supernatural on DVD. Apparently these experiments only take about 45 minutes and… » 12/03/08 1:44pm 12/03/08 1:44pm

I'd Like to Have a Near-Death Experience, Please

As we ramp up to the Day of the Dead, it's important for us to consider and contemplate all of the death sciences. Sure, you can learn true meaning of "necropolis" by studying megapolisomancy, but that's just supernatural stuff. If you want to get scientific, you've got to turn to the International Association for… » 10/28/08 11:20am 10/28/08 11:20am

JJ Abrams Inspired by YouTube Video of "Crazy Pig with Monkey Face"

If you've watched any of JJ Abrams' scifi-themed shows over the years like Alias and Lost — or if you're lucky enough to have seen the season premiere of his new show Fringe » 8/28/08 10:18am 8/28/08 10:18am before it airs Sept. 9 — you know the guy is obsessed with science. Well, not science as the journal would define it, but instead what…

Northern Hemisphere Gets Ready for End of UFO Season

The holidays are nearly over, and it's time to start going back to school or return to work after a summer vacation. What you probably didn't know is that it's also the end of UFO season for the Northern Hemisphere. So if you're looking for ET, it's time to hightail it down to New Zealand. Here's why, according to… » 8/26/08 10:30am 8/26/08 10:30am

Sasquatch Sighting: Reality TV Development Deal for Canadian City?

A pair of hikers exploring the Grassy Narrows in Ontario stumbled upon a berry-fancying big foot. They described it as being "about eight feet long and all black." One hiker told CBC news, "The way it walked was upright, human-like, but more - I don't know how to describe it - more of a husky walk, I guess. It didn't… » 7/30/08 7:30am 7/30/08 7:30am

A New Explanation for Morgellons, the Disease that Makes Wires Grow Out of Your Skin

If you've been growing blue and red wires out of sores on your skin like hundreds of Morgellons disease sufferers have (pictured), then you may actually have a nano-fiber chemtrail infection. Or so says the "chemtrail activist" community, a group of amateur scientists who study the "fibers" that they claim are… » 7/11/08 2:04pm 7/11/08 2:04pm