Quantum Theory Attempts to Explain Why Jokes are Funny

Why was 6 afraid of 7? Because 789! Whether this pun makes you giggle or groan in pain, your reaction is a consequence of the ambiguity of the joke. Thus far, models have not been able to fully account for the complexity of humor or exactly why we find puns and jokes funny, but a research article recently published in … Continue reading

Skeleton of Giant Reportedly Found on Malaysian Island

How tall does one have to be in order to be considered a giant and not just “larger that usual”? Would you consider 5 meters (16.4 feet) tall to be giant or larger than usual? We may soon find out after Malaysian media reports the finding of large bones in a cave and extremely long graves outside the cave on … Continue reading

Discovery of The Icy World L91 May Prove Planet Nine Exists

Astronomers have discovered a new small icy world that’s acting like no solar system object – planet, dwarf, asteroid or otherwise – has ever acted before. It’s so strange, they can’t even decide whether to blame its odd orbit on Neptune or the yet-unproven Planet Nine. Have they discovered the solar system’s missing link? “It’s right at the limit of … Continue reading

Elon Musk Has Not Ruled Out UFO in SpaceX Explosion

It’s been nearly two weeks since a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded during a prelaunch test on September 1st and no plausible explanation for it has been determined. Soon after the explosion, videos of the event were examined and an unidentified flying object was seen near it, prompting speculation that the explosion could have been caused by an outside force. … Continue reading