“Are You a Boltzmann Brain?” New Study Links Human Consciousness to a Law That Governs the Universe” (WATCH Video)




Our species has long agonized over the concept of human consciousness. What exactly causes it, and why did we evolve to experience consciousness? Now, a new study has uncovered a clue in the hunt for answers, and it reveals that the human brain might have more in common with the universe than we could have imagined.


Milky Way’s First Star Unveiled –“Born from First Supernovae of Massive Stars After the Big Bang”




"Theory predicts that these stars could form just after, and using material from, the first supernovae, whose progenitors were the first massive stars in the Galaxy, around 300 million years after the Big Bang" says Jonay González Hernández, a Ramon y Cajal researcher at the IAC and one of the authors of the article. "In spite of its age, and of its distance away from us, we can still observe it" he adds.


From the Farside –“Emergence of Alien Superintelligence” (WATCH Video)




Don't miss this! This short film, narrated by professor Andrea Diem-Lane, author of Darwin's DNA, describes varying viewpoints on the emergence of superintelligence and how it relates to earlier fears of invasion from outer space aliens. From War of the Worlds to Forbidden Planet this short film zeros in on the great worry of the 21st Century –future superintellgent AI and its expressions in the movie Transcendence to futurist Ray Kurzweil. Nick Bostrom Bill Gates and Stephen Hawking on our the fear of a evolving superintelligent species.Perhaps the alien invasion is already here buried in our human DNA.



From the Farside –“Alien Messages the Human Species May Not Want to Receive” (WATCH Video)



Futurist John Michael Godier explores possible  alternative SETI messages that may not just say hello. Is there a fundamental flaw in why we have not received a signal from an advanced alien civilization? How do we decode an alien message –alien is alien so it might be impossible. What if they communicate chemically? Will they use the language of math and science signaling at 1420 megahertz. What if we are too primitive to comprehend a message or the technology of its signal. What if it’s a message from an extinct civilization?


Today’s “Planet Earth Report” –50 Years Ago, a US Military Jet Crashed in Greenland – With 4 H-Bombs On Board (WATCH Video)




Fifty years ago, on Jan. 21, 1968, the Cold War grew significantly colder. It was on this day that an American B-52G Stratofortress bomber, carrying four nuclear bombs, crashed onto the sea ice of Wolstenholme Fjord in the northwest corner of Greenland, one of the coldest places on Earth. Greenland is part of the Kingdom of Denmark, and the Danes were not pleased.



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