7 Incredible Natural Phenomena you’ve never seen

1Venezuela’s Everlasting Storm The mysterious “Relámpago del Catatumbo” (Catatumbo lightning) is a unique natural phenomenon in the world. Located on the mouth of the Catatumbo river at Lake Maracaibo (Venezuela), the phenomenon is a cloud-to-cloud lightning that forms a voltage arc more than five kilometre high during 140 to 160 nights a year, 10 hours …

The 4 Most Compelling Theories of Everything

A theory of everything (ToE) is a hypothetical theory of theoretical physics that fully explains and links together all known physical phenomena. There have been numerous theories of everything proposed by theoretical physicists over the last century, but as yet none has been able to stand up to experimental scrutiny, there being tremendous difficulty in …

10 Most Bizarre Scientific Papers

1«The Effect of Country Music on Suicide»(S. Stack and J. Gundlach; Wayne State University and Auburn University; 1992)“The greater the airtime devoted to country music, the greater the white suicide rate” According to the authors, Steven Stack and Jim Gundlach, the paper “assesses the link between country music and metropolitan suicide rates. Country music is …

10 Most Impressive Satellite Photos

1Ancient Lost City of Angkor Wat This NASA sattelite photo shows the ancient city of Angkor Wat emerging from the Cambodian rain forest. Visible are large structures, roads, moats, water supply and surrounding habitations and farms. 2Manhattan just after the 9/11 Attacks Lower Manhattan, Post 9/11 Attacks (9:15 AM) –Credit: spaceimaging.com. 3Indonesia, Before and After …

Amazing Photos of an Atomic Blast (taken at 1/1000,000,000 of-a-second)

Harold Edgerton built a special lens 10 feet long for his camera which was set up in a bunker 7 miles from the source of the blast which was triggered Nevada – the bomb placed atop a steel gantry anchored to the desert floor by guide wires. The exposures are at 1/100,000,000ths of a second. …