Living in the End Times

May 16, 2012 by

There should no longer be any doubt: global capitalism is fast approaching its terminal crisis. In his latest book, Living in the End Times, Slavoj Žižek has identified the four horsemen of this coming apocalypse: the worldwide ecological crisis; imbalances within the economic system; the biogenetic revolution; and exploding social divisions and ruptures. But, he [...]

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Will corporations prevent the Singularity?

Apr 29, 2012 by

Human beings are confused and confusing creatures. We don’t have very clear goal systems, and are quite willing and able to adapt our top-level goals to the circumstances. I have little doubt that most humans will go with the flow as Singularity approaches. See it on Scoop.it, via Mindscape

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2012 Maya / ET documentary backed by major Hollywood players… and Vatican?

Jan 26, 2012 by

Los Angeles-based producer Raul Julia-Levy has told The Hollywood Reporter that his upcoming 3D documentary, Revelations of the Mayans 2012 and Beyond, will reveal “the most important archaeological finding in the history of mankind” and prove beyond doubt that the Maya had contact with extraterrestrials. Announced in August last year, the much-hyped documentary is a [...]

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Why friday the 13th is unlucky

Jan 19, 2012

Why is Friday the 13th considered so unlucky? The present writer assumed it dated to the arrests of Jacques De Molay and the Knights Templar on Oct. 13, 1307. A closer look at folklore leaves doubt to its origins in article by David Emery, “Why Friday the 13th Is Unlucky”.   In an excerpt from [...]

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Mountain of the Dead: The Dyatlov Pass Incident

Jan 10, 2012

One of the most bizarre, not to mention flat out terrifying, mysteries of the modern age concerns the enigmatic deaths of nine Russian mountaineers whose cross-country skiing trip ended in a tragedy so ghastly and perplexing that it has mystified experts for over half a century.   Excursions into nature can be serene for some [...]

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Mammoth Mummies Mysteries | History of Geology, Scientific American Blog Network

Dec 10, 2011

One of the most iconic movie-monsters is without doubt the “mummy“, mostly from ancient Egypt and with human shape (despite the fact that thousands of animal mummies are known). Still today we are fascinated by the effort put into the preservation of these bodies, the ultimate victory above decay and death himself. But there are [...]

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