The future of dark matter research will ultimately be decided by politicians

The future of dark matter research will ultimately be decided by politicians

Experts believe some 80-percent of the universe could be made up of a mysterious substance called “dark matter.” Some even think there’s an entire group of particles forming a “dark sector” that could be as complex as the matter and antimatter families. Unfortunately, the quest to finally observe dark matter is hitting a wall. Simply … Read more

‘Children of the Underground’ Revisits Faye Yager’s ‘Underground Railroad’ for Molested Children

‘Children of the Underground’ Revisits Faye Yager’s ‘Underground Railroad’ for Molested Children

Warning: This story contains descriptions of sexual abuse. Faye Yager was unable to protect her young daughter from being sexually abused by her father, and she responded by dedicating her life to creating an underground network for women striving to shield their kids from such heinous cruelty—work that brought the issue of incestuous rape and … Read more

Westworld: Season 4 Episode 7 Review – “Metanoia”

Westworld: Season 4 Episode 7 Review – “Metanoia”

Warning: The following contains full spoilers for the Westworld Season 4 episode “Metanoia,” which aired on August 7 on HBO. to read our review of last week’s Westworld episode, “Fidelity,” click here. Wow. Okay. It’s hard to envision there’s much more story to tell, much less a fifth season, after “Metanoia” –– a turbulent, shockingly … Read more

Grease actor Eddie Deezen found not competent to stand trial after April arrest

Grease actor Eddie Deezen found not competent to stand trial after April arrest

Grease actor Eddie Deezen has been found not competent to stand trial after he was arrested for allegedly forcing his way inside a privately-owned nursing facility several times and refusing to leave. In a commitment order obtained by TMZ, the document says Deezen, 65, is unable to stand trial due to a mental disorder. He … Read more

New Data Suggests Our Fundamental Model of the Universe Is Wrong, And Scientists Are Racing to Solve It

New Data Suggests Our Fundamental Model of the Universe Is Wrong, And Scientists Are Racing to Solve It

ABSTRACT breaks down mind-bending scientific research, future tech, new discoveries, and major breakthroughs. We live in a strange universe filled with unexplained phenomena that have perplexed humans since time immemorial. Scientists have pieced together a rough guide to the cosmos—known as the Lambda cold dark matter model (ΛCDM), or more simply, the standard model of … Read more

Martian Successes Reshape Sample Return Plans

Martian Successes Reshape Sample Return Plans

For as long as humans have been sending probes to Mars, there’s been a desire to return rock, soil, and atmosphere samples back to Earth for more detailed analysis. But the physics of such a mission are particularly demanding — a vehicle that could land on the Martian surface, collect samples, and then launch itself … Read more