posted on Jul 29, 2015
Science & Technology
This is why when people claim things are IMPOSSIBLE TODAY it might not be IMPOSSIBLE TOMORROW. The British designed EM Drive actually works and would dramatically speed up space travel, scientists have confirmed "Interplanetary travel could be a step closer after scientists confirmed that an electromagnetic propulsion drive, which is fast enough to get to the Moon in four hours, actually works. The EM Drive was developed by the British inventor Roger Shawyer nearly 15 years ago but was ridiculed at the time as being scientifically impossible. ...
posted on Jul 29, 2015
Other Current Events
Think this just hit the wire. Looks like people on Reunion Island may have found a flaperon (flap) and it may be from a 777 aircraft. I don't think anything is confirmed yet but "sources" are saying local authorities believe it be a match for aircraft type. The island is located off the east coast of Madagascar. Just a wee bit outside the search area.... http://metro.co.uk/2015/07/29/piece-of-plane-wing-found-on-a-la-reunion-island-could-be-from-missing-flight-mh370-5318318/

posted on Jul 28, 2015
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Before I even begin... Yes, I was an Eagle Scout. I do know what flying the US Flag upside down means. It is a distress signal, and it applies here. Hello again ATS, From the realms of both "God my own state embarrasses me" and "This is real???" comes...
posted on Jul 28, 2015
Breaking Political News
Okay, this disturbing video has been out there all day, like a severed finger floating in the punch bowl. I admit, I was exhausted just thinking about posting this thread on ATS; waiting all day for someone else to put up the story,...
posted on Jul 28, 2015
Board Information
A new CNN/ORC Poll states that 52% of Americans think Congress should kill the Iran Nuclear Deal. Clearly, the majority of American people like being at war. Everybody thinks Iran is so evil. Well, I challenge the American...
posted on Jul 28, 2015
Breaking Alternative News
" “We are providing the video to show that Sandra Bland was alive and well in the Waller County Jail up to Monday morning,” Waller County Judge Trey Duhon told reporters at an afternoon news conference in Hempstead, Texas. “Not only was she alive and...
posted on Jul 27, 2015
2016 US Elections
I'm just a little giddy about this this morning... In Iowa and New Hampshire, all major candidates (Rep and Dem) have a higher "unfavorable" rating than "favorable" except for one... Feel the Bern! " Candidate fav/unfav scores among registered voters in Iowa Bernie Sanders: 30%-27% (+3) Rubio: 31%-32% (-1) Scott Walker:...
posted on Jul 29, 2015
2016 US Elections
Bernie is not exactly a secret weapon, but he is proving to be kryptonite to the corporate politicians. "Bernie Sanders is down by just 8 points in New Hampshire and has gained tremendous momentum in Iowa. If the Vermont...
posted on Jul 29, 2015
Deconstructing Disinformation
I've had to address this topic in several threads and, with election season upon us, I've seen the same old myths being thrown around about guns. I'd like to clarify a few things for the less-informed among the ATS membership. 1) The "Gun Show Loophole." What is it? -The Gun Show Loophole is the supposed ability...
posted on Jul 27, 2015
9/11 Conspiracies
WTC-7 Mysteries FINALLY Solved. A PICTURE is worth a THOUSAND WORDS : DEEP SOUND at WTC-7 (4s pass): WTC 7 - HUGE DEEP EXPLOSION (by Charles Ewing Smith) : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LklL_xW5Ovc That deep explosion sound is the only clearly audible explosive artifact in this WTC 7 collapse...
posted on Jul 27, 2015
US Political Madness
If you can't win cheat, but gerrymandering could end you up in the courts these day! "In August of 2011, the GOP controlled Wisconsin State Legislature secretly redrew the electoral map. Governor Scott Walker “quietly” signed off on the new map on the same day several...
posted on Jul 26, 2015
Political Ideology
Here is a deeply penetrating review and deconstruction of Paul Mason's article in the Guardian.
I agree with North here which shouldn't surprise anyone and I am curious how true believers will refute his specific charges of intellectual dishonesty...
posted on Jul 28, 2015
Breaking Political News
http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2015/07/28/house-lawmaker-files-motion-to-oust-boehner/?intcmp=hpbt1 I know it's FOX NEWS, but this is big news folks. A REPUBLICAN has filed a motion to have a Speaker from his...
posted on Jul 27, 2015
Political Issues
I found the premise of this article to be quite fascinating. Even if you don't like where the article came from, it has some legitimate thoughts in the opinion piece. " Wouldn’t the my-body-my-choice motto that abortion activists...
posted on Jul 28, 2015
Science & Technology
I just watched 2 hours of a Thorium documentary and needed to post it up. But sadly, no one has time for 2 hours and the message won't get through. So here it is in 5 minutes. Thorium! the solution to the global energy crisis. There's just one draw back I'm afraid. You can't make weapons out of it. /sarc ...
posted on Jul 26, 2015
Science & Technology
The Universe and all its wonders will never cease to amaze... This has me thinking if the Universe is by design? "Take the orbits of any two planets and draw a line between the two planet positions every few days. Because...
posted on Jul 27, 2015
Fragile Earth
In 2007, thanks to a Freedom of Information request, it came to light that fossil fuel companies had hired Wei-Hock "Willie" Soon, among other climate change deniers, to author studies (now discredited), denying human-caused climate change, saying that the...
posted on Jul 28, 2015
Other Current Events
This story bothers me, as a species why do we allow this sport killing, not to eat, but for the pure thrill of the kill. I know there are much worse things happening to humans in the world all the time but the morality of this, is very questionable, debate away.
posted on Jul 28, 2015
Other Current Events
"A day patrolling the streets last week didn’t go as planned for Bloomingdale Police Officer Michael Giovenco, who was caught in the midst of what residents never expected, when he didn’t think anyone was looking. The unnamed wanderer...
posted on Jul 27, 2015
Other Current Events
A modern submarine with no sign of damage has been found on the bottom of the Baltic sea, 2750 meters outside Swedish coast. The diving team that made the discovery, might ring some bells for you: Ocean X Team. The same team that made the "Baltic Anomaly" find some years ago. However, no matter what you feel about that finding,...
posted on Jul 26, 2015
Paranormal Studies
Back in the late 1980's, a guy I knew decided to start a "ghost busting" business. That decade gave us two Ghostbuster films, a few Amityville Horror films, couple of Poltergeist files, and I'm sure several more that I'm forgetting. The point is, awareness of ghosts and haunting was at an all-time high. It was the perfect time to start such a business. Or,...
posted on Jul 26, 2015
Conspiracies in Religions
The Little Sisters of the Poor sued Obamacare because they don't want to provide contraceptive coverage to their employees and they don't want to sign the that certifies their objection and provides an "opt...
posted on Jul 27, 2015
Conspiracies in Religions
I dare you to argue this point with me. Who in their right mind could? G-old, O-il, D-iamonds, Our value system is completely screwed up when we place more emphasis on an accumulation of fake monetary constructs that are supposed to define our worth. My higher power, the source of all, is sadly...
posted on Jul 26, 2015
Paranormal Studies
I find this interesting. Especially the "Cell Phone" story. Whether it real or not you at least have to think a bit outside the box. People are thinking in 21st century terms, Do you really think people from the future need cell towers, we have satellite phones, no tower needed. How about...
posted on Jul 27, 2015
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
A research team at Brigham Young University conducted some x-rays on an Egyptian Mummy, and were surprised to find an advanced surgical implant in the mummy's knee joint. " Professor of Ancient Studies, C. Wilfred Griggs, initially assumed the device was simply added to the mummy in...
posted on Jul 26, 2015
Conspiracies in Religions
Younger Dryas impact = Inspiration for Epic of Gilgamesh / Biblical Flood Stories For those that do not know what the Younger Dryas impact event is.. here's a brief explanation : The general hypothesis states that about 10,900 years ago, air burst's or impact's from a near-Earth object's set areas of the North American continent...
posted on Jul 25, 2015
Rant
So, I am absolutely fed up with media bias and all of this talk about who is racist and who is not. If there are white racists then there are asian, black, hispanic, middle eastern, etc. there has always been racism and most probably always will. What I am pissed about is...
posted on Jul 26, 2015
Political Mud-Pit
Over the past week, I've read some comments on this site, and a few others, in which the person posting would attempt to validate their arguments by referring to the number of stars, flags, or in the case of other sites, the number of "thumbs-ups" they received on their post. Of course this is nothing new to the internet, but the...
posted on Jul 25, 2015
Religion, Faith, And Theology
It's the End of times........ http://detroit.cbslocal.com/2015/07/25/group-to-unveil-satan-statue-in-detroit-during-largest-public-satanic-ceremony-in-history/ This just seems wrong .....Like what is right people will believe is wrong and what is wrong people will believe is right!
posted on Jul 28, 2015
Rant
Scum of the earth. I get that people hunt for food and I respect that but this guy Walter Palmer of Minnesota went out to bag him a Lion which happened to be called Cecil who lived in the Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe was lured by the Dentists guides half a mile outside the reservation so he could kill it with a bow and arrow. Cecil didn't die until the...
posted on Jul 29, 2015
Rant
Hi, I put this in the rant forum, because for quite some time now, I have been dumbfounded and increasingly frustrated that there are actually people out there who believe that being gay is a choice, or even worse, an illness! First off I know there is probably a million threads already to discuss...
posted on Jul 26, 2015
Religion, Faith, And Theology
Here on ATS, I'm sure that many of you know this malaise I speak of. You can't quite put your finger on it, but you know it's there, you can feel it. A brooding sense of unwell, uncertainty, and fear of what's to come. But you, my dear readers, are the lucky ones. Your still have enough...
posted on Jul 27, 2015
General Chit Chat
My brother called me this morning and asked if I was sitting down. I wasn't. There's no place to sit where the phone is. Anywho, it turns out that his wife is pregnant. WHOOHOOO!!!!!! I'm going to be an uncle. That really made my day.
posted on Jul 29, 2015
Political Mud-Pit
Smoke 'em while you've got 'em: Chris Christie vows to end Colorado's pot party if elected president http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/local-news/marijuana/smoke-em-while-youve-got-em-chris-christie-vows-to-end-colorados-pot-party-if-elected-presid ent...