Tag Archive for Time travel

HOAX ALERT: Tiny time traveler’s watch is not real (UPDATED)

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Techeblog has posted a hoax story from 2008 (not going to link to it because it CERTAINLY does not make for worthwhile reading). I don’t know why this kind of crap resurrects itself when in two seconds Google produces a slew of links to it. Need blog hits? Please don’t pass it around. But now…

No clues to time travel found on social media

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An interesting idea that blows my mind. Time travellers do not use Twitter, scientists find – Telegraph. Researchers predicted that if humans in the future had discovered a way to visit the past they might leave clues on websites like Twitter and Facebook by inadvertently mentioning events which had not yet happened. Astrophysicist Robert Nemiroff…

Barbie’s gone a little spacey

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Two of our most popular posts are those of the doll-like women from the Ukraine. People just can’t stop looking at them. A new documentary (if that’s what you can call it) has appeared about Valeria, the Barbie lookalike. She’s a bit… fringe in more ways than one. Space Barbie | VICE United Kingdom. […]what…

Bringing the future to you today (Updated)

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Scientist patents time machine only it’s not really a time machine. Iranian scientist claims to have invented ‘time machine’ – Telegraph Ali Razeghi, a Tehran scientist has registered “The Aryayek Time Traveling Machine” with the state-run Centre for Strategic Inventions. The device can predict the future in a print out after taking readings from the…

The time traveler’s tale

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Wash. attorney: ‘I have physically traveled in time’ | Local & Regional | KATU.com – Portland, Oregon. …[W]hile most scientists say time travel isn’t possible, a Washington attorney claims he’s done it dozens of times as part of a secret Cold War project. “I have physically traveled in time,” says Andrew Basiago, an attorney in…

When belief in fantasy goes very wrong…

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Time Travel Blamed for Teens’ Suicide: National Debate Revived Two young girls in China have committed suicide in the hopes of becoming time travelers, reviving a nationwide debate about the use of time travel in the entertainment industry. The girls, both 12, drowned in a pond near their homes, according to the Wall Street Journal.…