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What is a Geode?
by R. Kelly.The term geode is derived from the Greek word Geoides which means "earthlike." A geode is a sphere or oval shaped rock which contains a hollow cavity lined with crystals. Most geodes have a hollow are partially hollow center with quartz crystals and ...

Limestone
by Joey Lewitin.Limestone is one of the most versatile, useful stones we know. In its pure form it is hard enough to be used in counters, floors, paving, surface re-facing, and recently it has been incorporated into stone home furnishing items such as coasters, tabl...

Travertine
by Joey Lewitin.Travertine is one of the most beautiful, versatile, and historically important stones used today. It is a form of limestone that is heavily compacted. Generally it is formed when minerals in streams or hot spring water, become deposited on river beds...
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Marble
by Joey Lewitin.Marble is a kind of limestone that has undergone a proces which has made the structure of the rock more solid, making it able to withstand a high polish. It is generally formed when limestone is faced with extremes of pressure or temperature that cau...
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Time travel: sci-fi?
by Khalil A. Cassimally.When you look at the clear night sky, you see stars-those tiny diamonds suspended in the vast pitch-black emptiness. But stars shine because…? Our own sun, which is a star, emits light. Stars are like giant bulbs but are much more powerful.Light tr...
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Mystical Physicists
by Robert Bruce Baird.Mystical Physicists:By Robert Bruce BairdINSPIRATIONAL COMMENTS:“There is a principle which is a bar against all information, which is proof against all arguments and which cannot fail to keep a man in everlasting ignorance – that principle is co...
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Sir William Crookes and Home
by Robert Bruce Baird.You may have heard about the media coverage of the Wright Brother’s flight and how it took three years before Scientific American stopped trying to debunk it. You may already know about the early 20th Century Patent Office Official who declared ‘...
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NSTP - Non - Spatial Thinking Process - Theory as a Masterkey
by Dr Kedar Joshi.The NSTP ( Non - Spatial Thinking Process ) theory, a published invention (2002) of Kedar Joshi ( b. 1979 ) (i.e.Myself), a Cambridge ( England ) based philosopher, is a position that, in computer terminology, regards Universe as a Non - Spatial Comp...
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Only knowledge from above...
by Terry Dashner.“Only knowledge from above can Move us forward.”On Christopher Columbus’ fourth voyage to the New World in 1503, he and his crew became stranded on the island of Jamaica. Columbus’ food supply was almost gone, and his ship was too badly damag...
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The Measurement Problem in Quantum Mechanics
by Sam Vaknin.Arguably the most intractable philosophical question attached to Quantum Mechanics (QM) is that of Measurement. The accepted (a.k.a. Copenhagen) Interpretation of QM says that the very act of sentient measurement determines the outcome of the measure...
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Alternative Energy Series Fast Burn Conversion
by Ed Howes.The best candidates for fast burn conversion are spark ignited piston engines with adjustable spark timing. Those with carburetors as original equipment do not have computers that control additional automotive functions besides fuel metering and spar...
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Alternative Energy Series : Clean Energy
by Ed Howes.I had sincerely hoped to profit from the things I have learned about energy over the past 20 years. Much time has passed without progress. I never found anyone to help or encourage me to bring these not so new technologies to market, so here I will o...
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Alternative Energy Series Water - The Perfect Fuel
by Ed Howes.As a freshman in high school, I failed chemistry class due to an extreme disinterest in the entire subject. I do recall a demonstration in which the teacher hooked a large one and a half volt battery to a glass and wire electrolyzer that transformed ...
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Human Origins
by Robert Bruce Baird.The issue of human evolution going back at least 9,000,000 (nine million) years and possibly even being upright by that time is another of the facts which when in my youth seemed totally ridiculous. Actually many mystics said it goes back twelve mill...
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FR ( Flawed Reason ) Theory
by Dr Kedar Joshi, Pbssi.FR ( Flawed Reason ) theory is a theory that reason itself is ultimately flawed. That is, at some point Reason breaks down. It is not just a matter of human reason but Reason itself. FR theory, at least at this stage, does not say that it is certain ...

Superultramodern Scientism (SSism)
by Dr Kedar Joshi, Pbssi.Superultramodern Scientism (SSism) is Scientism of Superultramodern Science (SS). Without SSism, SS would be seen as a philosophy instead of science. SSism agrees with the definition of Science as a systematic body of knowledge. More systematic a bod...
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Pasteur
by Terry Dashner.918-451-0270, Terry DashnerI think you will benefit from this story told by author Robert Hastings. Dr. Hastings is a native of Illinois and has written many books with stories which are as good as, or better than, this one. Enjoy. Although Robert Ko...

The why behind ‘1+1=2
by Khalil A. Cassimally.At first I was asking this question to literally everybody I met, just for fun. But then I realised that the why behind 1+1=2 may not be that simple; it was in other words of no joking matter.People always say truth comes from a child. That was my ch...

Superultramodern Ethical / Aesthetical Relativism (SEAR)
by Dr Kedar Joshi, Pbssi.According to Superultramodern Ethical/Aesthetical Relativism (SEAR) nothing is absolutely good or bad (or beautiful or ugly), but, as Shakespeare said, thinking makes it so. The novelty in SEAR is its foundations. A thinks C (say an idea) is good whi...
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RGM ( Resolution of Great Mysteries )
by Dr Kedar Joshi, Pbssi.The most challenging problems ( caused by great mysterious phenomena ) in modern / ultramodern science that could be solved with Superultramodern Science (SS), mainly using the NSTP ( Non - Spatial Thinking Process ) theory. It is important to note t...

The FMUP - Flawed Modern / Ultramodern Physics Theory
by Dr Kedar Joshi, Pbssi.The FMUP theory states that modern ( and ultramodern, as extremely modern ) physics is flawed, not absolutely but quite considerably. Following is a list (not necessarily exclusive) of those flaws with brief descriptions. [ The flaws are then resolve...

Equality
by Dr. Anil Maheshwari.Please read on to find out!Anatomically (physically) both are different.Physiologically(relating to sex-hormones) both are different.Genetically both are different and have different reproductive systems(xx=female) (xy=male)Biologically (sexually) bo...

Superultramodern Epistemology [Theory of Knowledge] ( SE )
by Dr Kedar Joshi, Pbssi, Mri.2. I, as a subject, am at the centre of investigation :I should not accept something because someone else (of whatever kind and abilities) believes in it. I’ve to be satisfied with the idea. However, I would accept something for practical convenien...
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The NSTP ( Non - Spatial Thinking Process ) Theory
by Dr Kedar Joshi, Pbssi, Mri.Main Body The term NSTP (Non - Spatial Thinking Process) in the NSTP theory means thinking process existing in the form of non-spatial feelings. The theory is comprised of 7 theorems that are stated and demonstrated below. Theorem 1 : Phenomenal mind...

Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (S.E.T.I)
by Wayne Lowe.Have you ever wondered what is out there? Have you ever been curious to know how this all began? Don’t be put of by the little green men at all. Over the past years, many television programmes show us the countless possibilities that exist to what ...
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