Uncloaking the Deceptive Tactics Used by Alleged Psychics

Alleged psychics who claim to have supernatural powers to communicate with the “spirit realm” have been around for centuries, from the priestesses of the Oracle in Delphi to Sylvia Browne (who has …
by José Lourenço via Facebook at November 30, 2014 at 05:42PM
http://debunkingdenialism.com/2013/07/28/uncloaking-the-deceptive-tactics-used-by-alleged-psychics/

Câmara Municipal de Lisboa – Página Oficial

Bom dia Lisboa
Sabia que a Torre de Belém comemora este ano os seus 500 anos?
A Torre de Belém foi construída estrategicamente na margem norte do rio Tejo, entre 1514 e 1520, para defesa da barra de Lisboa e é uma das jóias da arquitectura do reinado de D. Manuel I.
Fotografia de Nuno Correia
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by José Lourenço via Facebook at November 30, 2014 at 05:38PM
https://www.facebook.com/camaradelisboa/posts/900511896635428

A 9-Volt Battery Is All This Tiny Charger Needs To Revive Your Phone

When you’re spending the day with family you probably haven’t seen in a year, nothing is more vital to keeping your sanity than your smartphone. And to ensure it’s got enough charge to keep you busy on Twitter instead of actually having to talk to your cousins, the diminutive but clever Plan V charger accepts common 9-Volt batteries for a quick boost.
by José Lourenço via Facebook at November 30, 2014 at 05:35PM
http://gizmo.do/gKFweQK

Firefly’s Serenity Finally Gets the Detailed Cutaway Model It Deserves

For years there have been countless toys and models letting you take a peek inside ships like the Enterprise from Star Trek, or the Millennium Falcon from Star Wars. And now browncoat-wearing Firefly fans finally have a beautifully-detailed model of Serenity to put on their mantles as well–or just secretly play with while their family’s aren’t looking.
by José Lourenço via Facebook at November 30, 2014 at 11:29AM
http://gizmo.do/xn9IvLD

Ever seen a volcano spit out blue fire?

The Ijen vulcan’s crater (located in east Java Island, Indonesia) have a Blue Flame phenomenon, that there are only 2 in the world (the other one is in Iceland), and can be seen only at night. This is liquid sulfur, which has caught fire and burns with an eerie blue flame. Acidic gases emerges from…
by José Lourenço via Facebook at November 30, 2014 at 11:23AM
http://www.sciencedump.com/content/hot-not-always-red

The most extraordinary and inspiring vision of the future I’ve ever seen

I’ve seen many science fiction movies and countless documentaries about the future of humanity. Nothing I’ve ever seen was as inspiring and beautiful as this extraordinary short film by Erik Wernquist, narrated by Carl Sagan. It is not hyperbole. Turn off the lights, pump the volume, and get ready for goosebumps.
by José Lourenço via Facebook at November 30, 2014 at 11:18AM
http://gizmo.do/Srau3Hm

DNA Survives Re-Entry Into Earth’s Atmosphere

Double-stranded DNA molecules applied to the outside of a rocket payload have survived being blasted into space: they briefly entered near total vacuum and returned through the atmosphere. At the end of this, the molecules could still transfer genetic information.
by José Lourenço via Facebook at November 30, 2014 at 11:18AM
http://www.iflscience.com/chemistry/dna-survives-atmospheric-re-entry