The Science of the Soul | Spark

What does science have to say about the existence of the human soul? For centuries we have wondered and built religious and ceremonies around our beliefs. Nowadays, the study of the afterlife and the understanding of our own consciousness is the next greatest endeavour. Watch the full documentary here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y1ibfuRfRNI>>>

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Why Trump’s medical advice is dangerous

President Trump has often said he’s knowledgeable about science and medicine, but he is not a doctor, which is why many were alarmed when he said in a coronavirus press conference people should inject disinfectants into their bodies to fight the virus. Chris Cillizza explains. SOURCES AND Original Author: Produced by>>>

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The world after covid-19 – By invitation: Bill Gates on how to fight future pandemics | Science and technology | The Economist

Editor’s note: The Economist is making some of its most important coverage of the covid-19 pandemic freely available to readers of The Economist Today, our daily newsletter. To receive it, register here. For our coronavirus tracker and more coverage, see our hub WHEN HISTORIANS write the book on the covid-19>>>

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Sketchy Science Journal Publishes Article Titled ‘What’s the Deal With Birds?’

This past week, assistant zoology professor Daniel Baldassarre at SUNY Oswego published a paper in a supposedly scientific journal with the following abstract: Many people wonder: what’s the deal with birds? This is a common query. Birds are pretty weird. I mean, they have feathers. WTF? Most other animals don’t>>>

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EU science chief Mauro Ferrari quits after ‘losing faith’ in politicians’ response to Covid-19 | London Evening Standard

  The head of the European Union’s top science organisation has resigned after “losing faith” in the European response to the coronavirus pandemic. Mauro Ferrari had only become president of the European Research Council on January 1, but EU Commission spokesman Johannes Bahrke said “Professor Ferrari resigned”, effective immediately. The>>>

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Heavy-metal alien planet may be shaped like a football | Live Science

A may be shaped like an American football because of the mighty gravitational forces it experiences near to its celebrity, a brand-new research finds.Scientists investigated KOI 1843.03, an exoplanet prospect that researchers require more observations to say for certain is real. This world putatively orbits a red dwarf celebrity with>>>

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UFO ‘invasion’ of NATO war games revealed in ‘Project Blue Book’ season finale | Live Science

When a massive international war-games exercise known as Operation Mainbrace convened in the North Sea in 1952, it brought together 80,000 military personnel, 1,000 planes and 200 ships from nine countries. There were also some unexpected attendees: . Multiple sightings of unidentified flying objects (UFOs) during Operation Mainbrace (also known as>>>

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