Xenophilia (True Strange Stuff)

The blog of Xeno, a slightly mad scientist

Muppets Diss Fox News In Response To Accusations Of Being Anti-Oil

The Muppets came out swinging with a long-awaited response to Fox Business News’ accusation that their new film is anti-oil, anti-corporate propaganda meant to influence children. “It’s a funny thing, … Continue reading

February 2, 2012 · 1 Comment

LAPD cracks down on drone aircraft use by real estate agents

The Los Angeles Police Department is warning real estate agents not to use images of properties taken from unmanned aircraft, saying the flying drones pose a potential safety hazard and … Continue reading

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Breakthrough in mind-reading technology

Scientists may one day be able to eavesdrop on our thoughts, after a major breakthrough which allowed researchers to decode brain activity. The finding could eventually allow neuroscientists to “hear” … Continue reading

February 2, 2012 · 2 Comments

Small alien mummy in Peru?

PERU. November, 2011. In South America, newspapers published in their headlines: Descubren momia con características no humanas en la ciudad peruana de Cusco (Discovery mummy with not-human characteristics in the … Continue reading

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A Sheep Cyclone

February 2, 2012 · 1 Comment

Stealing in virtual world is theft in real life, top Dutch court rules

The amulet and mask were a 13-year-old boy’s virtual possessions in an online fantasy game. In the real world, he was beaten and threaten with a knife to give them … Continue reading

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Self-steering bullet researched by US weapons experts

A self-guiding bullet that can steer itself towards its target is being developed for use by the US military. The bullet uses tiny fins to correct the course of its … Continue reading

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