science

  1. Ember Juno

    Orgonite

    Greetings again. Today, I'd like to introduce the concept of orgone energy. As a common definition, orgone energy is defined as an all encompassing life force. Even though it's sometimes viewed as pseudoscience, various independent researchers today are attempting to retest what's still left of...
  2. Nøkken

    Cognitive Ethology, the study of nonhuman animal cognition and consciousness

    Hello all, I decided I'd start a thread on the study of nonhuman cognition and consciousness. Cognitive Ethology is a very inchoate field that combines philosophy of mind with neuroscience and cognitive science as well as animal behavioral sciences. Although having some background in a...
  3. W

    Has anybody read one of the books of Charles Hoy Fort?

    In his books he attacks the scientists, because they exclude everything that can't be explained by the knowledge they have at this very moment. He says that "supernatural" things (like magick) must be included in science, because everything works only as a whole. He has a really unique style...
  4. dextro

    Alien Megastructures in Scientific News (link to article)

    Found an interesting article while browsing a science blog, detailing a star with a strange pattern of dimming only found in young stars. I'm curious, though. I think it could be possible, but it raises a few questions. Would we really find an alien species that built structures around a star...