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Browsing Archive: July, 2010

Million Ghost March To Defy Logic

Posted by Atticus on Thursday, July 8, 2010, In : Happenings 

IIIIIIITTTTSSS TIIIIIIIIME!!! from a sold out arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.......ah, hold on. Its not UFC time but something quite different!
Its time for TAM8!
And one day, RiPA will go there!

Clairvoyants, mediums and psychics worldwide are invited to contact spirits in a major nonviolent protest of an annual convention of skeptics taking place at the South Point Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas July 8-11, 2010.

“For too long, paranormal skeptics have mocked people with a curiosity about ghosts, ...

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It's too late to worry that the aliens will find us

Posted by Atticus & Seth Shostak on Monday, July 5, 2010, In : A Tad Out-There! 

So Stephen Hawking is worried about aliens. The famous physicist recently suggested that we should be wary of contact with extraterrestrials, citing what happened to Native Americans when Europeans landed on their shores. Since any species that could visit us would be far beyond our own technological level, meeting them could be bad news.

Hawking was extrapolating the possible consequences of  a small but durable exercise known as SETI, the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence.

Seth Shost...

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