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An Encounter 2 Million Years Ago with “Something Outside the Solar System” May have Triggered an Ice Age on Earth

Millions of years ago, Earth might have temporarily moved out of the sun’s protective shield, known as the heliosphere. This shield, depicted as a dark gray bubble against the backdrop of interstellar space, plays a crucial role in shielding our planet from harmful radiation and cosmic rays. According to recent research published in Nature Astronomy, […]

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Scientists Confirm Earth’s Inner Core Rotation is Slowing Down, and is Now Slower than the Surface

Scientists from the University of Southern California (USC) have confirmed that the Earth’s inner core is rotating more slowly than the planet’s surface. This significant finding, published in Nature, reveals that the inner core began to decelerate around 2010, overturning previous beliefs about its rotational dynamics. For decades, the scientific community has debated the movement […]

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Human-Made Objects Now Outweigh All Natural Life Forms

A new interactive infographic vividly illustrates that human-made objects now surpass the weight of all natural life forms on Earth. This visualization, crafted with scientific precision and impressive depth, highlights the profound impact of human activity on our planet. Developed by Brice Ménard, a physicist at Johns Hopkins University, and graphic artist Nikita Shtarkman, the […]

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Earth’s Rivers Carry Only 2.5 Percent of All Water on the Planet, According to NASA Study

NASA has conducted a study that explores the flow and storage of water in the Earth’s rivers. This research, published in Nature Geoscience, has uncovered important data about the quantity of water flowing through Earth’s rivers, the rate at which this water flows into oceans, and how these metrics fluctuate over time. Such information is […]

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Researchers find the Oldest Undisputed Proof of Earth’s Magnetic Field: 3,7 Billion Years Old

Researchers from the University of Oxford and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have made an important discovery about the history of Earth’s magnetic field. They found the oldest clear evidence that Earth had a magnetic field, dating back 3.7 billion years. This is a significant finding that helps us understand more about the ancient […]

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Berserker Hypothesis, the Possible Destruction of All Universal Intelligent Life by Self-Replicating Robotic Probes

Are we alone in the universe or is there intelligent life on other worlds? And if there was, but it’s no longer there, perhaps destroyed, which is why we haven’t made contact with anyone? And if that’s the case, how many civilizations were there and why did they all disappear? The subsequent questions would be […]