Xenophilia (True Strange Stuff)

The blog of Xeno, a slightly mad scientist

Scientists extend lifespan of lab mice by 40 percent

Scientists have discovered a way to extend the lives of lab mice by 40 percent and suggest that it could one day be used as a treatment to boost human … Continue reading

January 14, 2016 · 1 Comment

Why elephants could hold the cure for cancer

Elephants may hold the key to fighting cancer after scientists found that they carry a large number of genes which suppress tumors. Researchers have long puzzled over why elephants rarely … Continue reading

October 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Genetically engineered virus ‘cures’ patients of skin cancer

 … A genetically engineered virus has ‘cured’ patients of cancer for the first time in a breakthrough which raises hopes of an end to chemotherapy. In a worldwide study which … Continue reading

May 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Alex Jones: Memorial Day Is A Hoax

  Memorial Day commemorates soldiers killed in war. We are told that the war dead died for us and our freedom. US Marine General Smedley Butler challenged this view. He said … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · 1 Comment

Researchers: Ten Percent of Ozone Pollution in California is from Asia

Approximately 10 percent of ozone pollution in California’s San Joaquin Valley is estimated to be coming from outside of the state’s borders, particularly from Asia, according to preliminary research presented … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Viet Nam War pilot who stopped a massacre

Just know this about the world: stop violence and you may be villified because many people are sleepwalkers. Thank you, Hugh, Glenn, and Laurence, and to everyone else working in … Continue reading

March 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Scientists turn dangerous cancer cells into harmless potentially cancer fighting immune cells

After a chance observation in the lab, … researchers found a method that can cause dangerous leukemia cells to mature into harmless immune cells known as macrophages. The findings are … Continue reading

March 18, 2015 · Leave a comment