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Eclipse Passes Over North America
Eclipse Passes Over North America
From Texas through Maine, Sinaloa to Nova Scotia, folks in the path of totality had a spectacular show today as the 2024 solar eclipse traversed North America.
Science, Space & TechnologyCurrent Events/Economy
Knapp's News 3/31/24
Knapp's News 3/31/24
George Knapp shares recent items of interest, including two articles about solar eclipses.
Science, Space & TechnologyNature, Environment & Earth Changes
Richard C. Hoagland 'Odysseus' Images
Richard C. Hoagland 'Odysseus' Images
Guest on the 3/20/24 show, Richard C. Hoagland, shares a set of images and captions to accompany his presentation related to the Odysseus lunar mission.
Science, Space & Technology
Knapp's News 3/17/24
Knapp's News 3/17/24
George Knapp shares recent items of interest, including several articles about the Pentagon's UFO report.
UFOs & Aerial PhenomenaScience, Space & Technology
Knapp's News 2/25/24
Knapp's News 2/25/24
George Knapp shares recent items of interest, including Jeffrey Kripal's thoughts on UFOs, changing your mind on conspiracy theories, how A.I. can help the search for extraterrestrials, and zombie deer:
Science, Space & TechnologyAlternative History & Conspiracies
Humanoid Robots Could Help Tackle Dangerous Jobs
Humanoid Robots Could Help Tackle Dangerous Jobs
Tech giants including Amazon and Microsoft have collectively invested around $675 million in Figure AI, a robotics startup with ambitious plans to bring the first commercial humanoid robot powered by AI to market.
Science, Space & Technology
Video: Enormous Fireball in Night Sky Reported by Witnesses in a Dozen States
Video: Enormous Fireball in Night Sky Reported by Witnesses in a Dozen States
An enormous fireball that streaked through the night sky on Wednesday evening was observed by witnesses in a dozen states.
Science, Space & Technology
Massive Black Hole Eats an Entire Sun Every Day
Massive Black Hole Eats an Entire Sun Every Day
A quasar known as JO529-5351, first misidentified as a mere star, is powered by a black hole so ravenous that it "eats just over a sun per day" and has a staggering mass of 17 billion suns.
Science, Space & Technology
Knapp's News 2/18/24
Knapp's News 2/18/24
George Knapp shares recent items of interest, including security threats and UFOs, new revelations on the Roswell crash, and bad news about climate change and ocean currents:
Science, Space & TechnologyNature, Environment & Earth ChangesUFOs & Aerial Phenomena
NASA Protocols for Asteroid Strike Alert
NASA Protocols for Asteroid Strike Alert
When the Chicxulub impactor, a six-mile-wide asteroid, struck Earth 66 million years ago, it wiped out 75 percent of our planet's species. Today, if an asteroid of similar size were to strike, it would unleash catastrophic consequences, including...
Science, Space & Technology
Huge Sunspot Group Faces Earth
Huge Sunspot Group Faces Earth
An enormous sunspot group recently turned toward Earth, leading to concerns about dangerous solar flares and CMEs that could affect our technology, satellites, and communication systems.
Science, Space & TechnologyNature, Environment & Earth Changes
Captivating Images Celebrate NASA's Landmark First Untethered Spacewalk
Captivating Images Celebrate NASA's Landmark First Untethered Spacewalk
This week forty years ago, on February 7, 1984, two NASA astronauts made history by performing the first untethered spacewalk during the STS-41B mission aboard the Space Shuttle Challenger.
Science, Space & Technology
Scientists Suggest WWII 'Foo Fighters' Were Plasma Forms
Scientists Suggest WWII 'Foo Fighters' Were Plasma Forms
A fascinating new report from a group of US scientists suggests that the mysterious "foo fighters" spotted by WWII pilots may have been plasmas or ionized gases rather than some type of ET phenomena.
UFOs & Aerial PhenomenaScience, Space & Technology
Video: Rotor Damage Puts an End to NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Mission
Video: Rotor Damage Puts an End to NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Mission
After nearly three years of cruising the skies over Mars, NASA's Ingenuity helicopter has been grounded for good due to rotor damage.
Science, Space & Technology
Watch: Ameca the Robot Reveals Dark Fears
Watch: Ameca the Robot Reveals Dark Fears
The advanced cyborg reveals fears about loneliness and replacing humans.
Science, Space & Technology
Japan Successfully Lands on the Moon
Japan Successfully Lands on the Moon
The Japanese robot, Smart Lander for Investigating Moon (Slim), successfully landed on the Moon near an equatorial crater, making Japan the fifth country to achieve a soft landing on Earth's satellite.
Science, Space & Technology
Video: 'Interstellar Tourism Campaign' Calls for Aliens to Visit Lexington, Kentucky
Video: 'Interstellar Tourism Campaign' Calls for Aliens to Visit Lexington, Kentucky
The city of Lexington, Kentucky has launched a clever 'interstellar tourism campaign' beckoning aliens to visit the self-described "horse capital of the galaxy."
ExtraterrestrialScience, Space & Technology
Brain Chip Reduces Risk-Taking Behavior in Monkeys
Brain Chip Reduces Risk-Taking Behavior in Monkeys
A recent study conducted at Kyoto University in Japan implanted chips into the brains of macaque monkeys, revealing significant changes in their risk-taking behavior.
Science, Space & Technology
AI Chatbots Make Predictions for 2024
AI Chatbots Make Predictions for 2024
To kick off the new year, we asked several popular AI chatbots to make some wild or imaginative predictions for 2024. Can these information-driven large language models compete with the realm of psychics, astrology, and prophecy? We shall see!
Science, Space & TechnologyProphecy & Predictions
NASA's Mission Poised to Graze the Sun
NASA's Mission Poised to Graze the Sun
In a groundbreaking achievement set for December 24 next year, NASA's Parker Solar Probe will reach an incredible speed of 435,000 mph in order to zoom past the Sun at a distance of just 3.8 million miles.
Science, Space & Technology
 Follow Santa's Journey via NORAD
Follow Santa's Journey via NORAD
The tables are turned—on Christmas Eve, Santa's being watched for once.
Creatures, Myths & LegendsScience, Space & Technology
NASA Captures Celestial "Christmas Tree"
NASA Captures Celestial "Christmas Tree"
This week NASA unveiled a new image of NGC 2264, also known as the "Christmas Tree Cluster," which resembles a Christmas tree outlined by the radiance of stellar lights.
Science, Space & Technology
Rare 'Rainbow Clouds' Appear Above the Arctic
Rare 'Rainbow Clouds' Appear Above the Arctic
In the Arctic circle and surrounding areas, unusual "rainbow clouds" have appeared in the sky for the last three days. Known as polar stratospheric clouds, the dazzling formations are due to frigid temperatures in the upper atmosphere.
Science, Space & TechnologyWeird & Bizarre
Richard C. Hoagland Links & Images 12/19/23
Richard C. Hoagland Links & Images 12/19/23
In tandem with his 12/19/23 appearance, Richard C. Hoagland shares a set of links and images to accompany his presentation.
Science, Space & TechnologyExtraterrestrial
Ancient 'Blue Dragon' Sea Monster Unveiled
Ancient 'Blue Dragon' Sea Monster Unveiled
From the waters off the coast of Japan, scientists have just unveiled a jaw-dropping discovery: the fossilized remains of a 72 million-year-old "sea monster" that was likely the aquatic version of the fearsome T-rex apex predator.
Creatures, Myths & LegendsScience, Space & Technology
Knapp's News 12/17/23
Knapp's News 12/17/23
George Knapp shares a wide variety of news articles that challenge our preconceived notions about everything from animal rights to the nature of gravity itself:
Science, Space & TechnologyNature, Environment & Earth Changes
Video: Anomaly Hunter Spots 'Stonehenge' on Moon
Video: Anomaly Hunter Spots 'Stonehenge' on Moon
An anomaly hunter searching for oddities in a NASA image of the moon spotted an unusual formation that resembles England's famed megalithic monument Stonehenge.
Mysteries & AnomaliesScience, Space & Technology
Experts Forecast What Life Will Be Like in 2100
Experts Forecast What Life Will Be Like in 2100
Extrapolating on current trends in technology, here's a look at how our world might look in around 75 years, including digital humans who live and work by our side.
Prophecy & PredictionsScience, Space & Technology
Knapp's News 11/19/23
Knapp's News 11/19/23
George Knapp shares recent items of interest, including new info on the big bang, lion paintings in ancient Puerto Rico, planet killer asteroids, talking gargoyles, and the dangers of A.I.
Alternative History & ConspiraciesAncient WorldScience, Space & Technology
Video: Mysterious Flash in Sky Followed by Boom Stumps Authorities in Minnesota
Video: Mysterious Flash in Sky Followed by Boom Stumps Authorities in Minnesota
In a puzzling story out of Minnesota, authorities are at a loss to explain a weird incident wherein the night sky was lit up by a flash that was followed by a boom after experts indicated that the event was not caused by a meteor.
Mysteries & AnomaliesScience, Space & Technology