Xenophilia (True Strange Stuff)

The blog of Xeno, a slightly mad scientist

AREA 51 BOOK EXPOSED: SOURCE FOR ROSWELL STORY NAMED AND INTERVIEWED! by Anthony Bragalia

Image: the source for the Roswell was Russians leak. Annie Jacobsen’s recently released bestseller Area 51 has stirred global interest. She has been featured numerous times on many networks and … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Speeding case defended in rhyming couplets

Magistrates dealing with a speeding offence case were stunned when the accused defended his case in rhyming couplets. Film-maker Martin Cassini, 63, appeared in court accused of driving at 91mph … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Swedish scientists help people ‘feel like Barbie’

Scientists working at Stockholm’s Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm have shown its possible to fool people into thiking they’re a Barbie-doll or a 4-metre-tall giant.“Both illusions were cool, but if I … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Aussie student finds universe’s ‘missing mass’

A 22-year-old Australian university student has solved a problem which has puzzled astrophysicists for decades, discovering part of the so-called “missing mass” of the universe during her summer break. Undergraduate … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Boy, 10, drags alligator home from canal

Florida wildlife officials say a 10-year-old boy dragged a nearly 6-foot alligator home from a nearby canal. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officers were called to the Rockledge home … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Tests show Arctic reindeer ‘see in UV’

Arctic reindeer can see beyond the “visible” light spectrum into the ultra-violet region, according to new research by an international team. They say tests on reindeer showed that the animal … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Apollo 17 moon rocks are surprisingly wet

Optical photograph of a lunar melt inclusion from Apollo 17 sample 74220, enclosed within an olivine crystal (Image: Thomas Weinreich, Department of Geological Sciences, Brown University) The moon is not … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · Leave a comment
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