We might be destroying the universe just by looking at it

It's not often that astronomy goes well with the book of Genesis. But this is a theory that evokes the line, "But of the tree of the knowledge, thou shalt not eat of it: for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely die." In this theory, knowledge doesn't just kill you — it kills the entire universe.… » 2/03/14 5:01pm 2/03/14 5:01pm

Newly discovered asteroid could hit Earth in 2032

Shutdown, Obamacare, Syria... who cares—while Humanity wastes time in political shitslinging and unnecessary wars, a team of Ukranian astronomers have discovered a massive asteroid that has a real chance of hitting Earth in 2032 with apocalyptical consequences. It's the second time in history that an asteroid makes it… » 10/17/13 12:42pm 10/17/13 12:42pm

You can survive the end of the world in these doomsday timeshares

A company called Terra Vivos is building underground timeshare communities "built to withstand a 50-megaton nuclear blast 10 miles away, 450mph winds, a magnitude-10 earthquake, 10 days of 1,250°F surface fires, and three weeks beneath any flood." Asteroids, nuclear war or angels with trumpets—you'll survive them all… » 9/16/13 4:59pm 9/16/13 4:59pm

Could You Survive the End of the Universe?

Almost 14 billion years ago an incredible event took place. It was a giant explosion where everything began: matter, energy, time and even space itself. Our whole universe came into existence from a single point. What would it be like to live through the end of all that? It depends on whose theory you believe. » 9/01/13 11:46am 9/01/13 11:46am

Koch Brothers' death cloud hangs over ruined Detroit

The Koch Brothers made their money the old fashioned way: They were born rich, raped every corner of the Earth, hauled away the natural resources that supposedly belong to everyone, and then dumped the waste on cities like Detroit—which was having a bad enough year without this Kochian toxic black death cloud. » 8/01/13 6:34pm 8/01/13 6:34pm