Xenophilia (True Strange Stuff)

The blog of Xeno, a slightly mad scientist

Snowden: Aliens using encryption may keep us from detecting signals

During a recent podcast interview with Neil deGrasse Tyson, former NSA contractor and whistleblower Edward Snowden made an off-the-cuff remark about aliens and encryption and why the latter might hinder … Continue reading

September 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Crab on Mars

  THE Mars Curiosity Rover has taken a strange image that has left space enthusiasts captivated. Captured by NASA, the image shows a crab-like object on the surface of the red … Continue reading

August 6, 2015 · 1 Comment

What are you feeding the Total Information Awareness Network?

Imagine that every iPhone and Android Phone is secretly owned (as in pwned) by the NSA. (There are currently 6.8 billion mobile phones in the world, 2015 according to wikipedia.) … Continue reading

July 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Skeptic sees ‘alien’ creature

A husband and wife in Highland County, Ohio claim they saw an alien run across the road. The incident occurred on the night of Friday, December 12 near Carmel, OH. … Continue reading

December 21, 2014 · 2 Comments

Taking a break from blogging.

Hi Everyone, After years of almost daily blogging, I’ve decided to slow down a bit. Lately I’ve become exited about Open Courseware and the availability of entire training programs free … Continue reading

March 26, 2014 · 2 Comments

Man faces charges in ‘alien invasion’ school threat

A Trenton man is facing charges of false public alarm after he allegedly tried to call in an alien invasion to the county‚Äôs special services school district twice in nine … Continue reading

March 12, 2014 · 2 Comments

Asteroid mysteriously breaks up

Remember the old Atari Asteroids game and how the space rocks would split into smaller and smaller pieces as your little arrowhead-shaped ship shot tiny balls of light at them? … Continue reading

March 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

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