Planet Earth Report –“The Dark Triad to 28,000-Year-Old Mammoth Reawakened”

 

Earth from the ISS

 

The “Planet Earth Report” connects you to headline news on the science, technology, discoveries, people and events changing our planet and the future of the human species.

The Epic Hunt for a Lost World War II Aircraft Carrier –In 1942, a volley of torpedoes sent the U.S.S. Wasp to the bottom of the Pacific. For decades, the families of the dead wondered where in the lightless depths of the ocean the ship could possibly be. Earlier this year, a team of wreck hunters set out to find it.

 

USS Wasp Wreck

 

Scientists Reawaken Cells From a 28,000-Year-Old Mammoth

Does a ‘dark triad’ of personality traits make you more successful? –The dark side of human personality has long fascinated the public and psychologists alike. Research has linked unpleasant traits such as selfishness and a lack of empathy to a higher income and better odds of landing a date.

In Spain, prisoners’ brains are being electrically stimulated in the name of scienc

China Close to Launching Its “Artificial Sun” –‘Limitless Clean Energy

Kurt Russell’s New Bitcoin Crime Movie ‘Crypto’ Looks so Awful I Must See It –-‘Crypto’ is primed to be an instant so-bad-it’s-good classic à​ la 1995’s ‘The Net.’

“Mind-Bending” –‘Hyper-Advanced ET May Be What We Perceive to Be Physics’

The Prototype iPhones That Hackers Use to Research Apple’s Most Sensitive Code

iPhone Hack

“Past is Prologue” –A Hyper Solar Storm Engulfed Earth in 660 BCE

From Russia, With Thrusters –As another Soyuz space rocket prepares to send a new batch of astronauts to the International Space Station, a photographer takes us inside the world’s oldest and largest spaceport.

Building a Blockbuster: Behind the Scenes With T. Rex –Fiberglass, resin, glue, feathers and new technology bring the dinosaur to life at the Museum of Natural History.

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