News for the Soul Event offers attendees ‘miracle berries’ that alter taste buds – Senior Lecturer in Neuroscience John Stein talks science behind miraculin protein image

Event offers attendees ‘miracle berries’ that alter taste buds – Senior Lecturer in Neuroscience John Stein talks science behind miraculin protein

Last Update: March 6, 2019 at 11:20 am

SOURCE:  Brown Daily Herald DATE:  March 6, 2019 Event offers attendees ‘miracle berries’ that alter taste buds – Senior Lecturer in Neuroscience John Stein talks science behind miraculin protein   Attendees at the event titled “Tasteberries” were in for a sweet treat Tuesday afternoon when they had the opportunity to trick their perception of sweetness Read More

News for the Soul Pune boy, 12, designs ship to remove plastic from ocean, save marine life image

Pune boy, 12, designs ship to remove plastic from ocean, save marine life

Last Update: January 26, 2019 at 11:03 am

Date: January 25, 2019 Source: The Asian Age   Pune boy, 12, designs ship to remove plastic from ocean, save marine life   Pune: A 12-year-old boy in Pune claims to have designed a ship that will help clean up the oceans and save marine life. Haaziq Kazi, who named his ship “Ervis”, presented his idea Read More

News for the Soul This floating pipe is trying to clean up all the plastic in the ocean image

This floating pipe is trying to clean up all the plastic in the ocean

Last Update: November 8, 2018 at 1:51 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE: Nov 8, 2018   A 2,000 foot-long floating pipe nicknamed Wilson is about to start its mission to collect all the plastic in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Last month, the Ocean Cleanup foundation launched the world’s first ocean cleanup system out of San Francisco to take on the notorious “Great Read More

News for the Soul ‘Amazing dragon’: New dinosaur species discovered in China image

‘Amazing dragon’: New dinosaur species discovered in China

Last Update: July 25, 2018 at 12:35 pm

SOURCE:  USA TODAY DATE:  July 25, 2018     ‘Amazing dragon’: New dinosaur species discovered in China   A new species of dinosaur has been discovered in China, one that pushes back theories about the evolution of some the largest creatures that ever walked the Earth. The discovery was announced Tuesday in a studypublished in the Read More

News for the Soul ‘Time warp’ discovered by paranormal investigator outside of Las Vegas image

‘Time warp’ discovered by paranormal investigator outside of Las Vegas

Last Update: June 28, 2018 at 12:24 pm

SOURCE:  FOX 17 DATE:   June 27, 2018   ‘Time warp’ discovered by paranormal investigator outside of Las Vegas   A paranormal researcher said he’s the first person to ever discover a time warp, and that he found it on the outskirts of Las Vegas. Joshua Warren has been measuring the rate of time all over Read More

News for the Soul Michael Jackson ALIVE? Conspiracist makes bizarre ‘discovery’ in King of Pop sister’s song image

Michael Jackson ALIVE? Conspiracist makes bizarre ‘discovery’ in King of Pop sister’s song

Last Update: June 26, 2018 at 9:11 am

SOURCE:  Daily Star DATE:  June 25, 2018   Michael Jackson ALIVE? Conspiracist makes bizarre ‘discovery’ in King of Pop sister’s song   MICHAEL Jackson is alive and releasing music through his sister Janet, according to a new outrageous theory.   Video footage shows the moment one man was listening to Janet Jackson’s “The Great Forever” when he Read More

News for the Soul New discovery on fish’s face changes science image

New discovery on fish’s face changes science

Last Update: June 20, 2018 at 10:32 am

SOURCE:  CNN DATE: April 14, 2018   New discovery on fish’s face changes science As if their deadly venom and spiny exteriors weren’t enough, scientists at the University of Kansas have found that stonefish also have a hidden switchblade on their face that they can flick out whenever they feel like they’re in danger.   Read More

News for the Soul Dinosaur footprints dating back 170 million-years discovered on Isle of Skye image

Dinosaur footprints dating back 170 million-years discovered on Isle of Skye

Last Update: June 20, 2018 at 10:40 am

SOURCE: INDEPENDENT DATE:  APRIL 4, 2018   Dinosaur footprints dating back 170 million-years discovered on Isle of Skye   New dinosaur footprints believed to be around 170 million years old have been discovered on the Scottish Island of the Isle of Skye. Made by the “older cousins” of Tyrannosaurus rex, called theropods, they were found in a muddy lagoon off the Read More

News for the Soul Killer whale learns how to mimic human speech image

Killer whale learns how to mimic human speech

Last Update: June 20, 2018 at 11:39 am

January 31, 2018 SOURCE: CNN Killer whale learns how to mimic human speech From the water, a high-pitched squeak calls out “hello” but the sound is not coming from a human, it’s a whale. A team of international researchers have taught a female orca whale to imitate human speech, documenting what is considered to be Read More

News for the Soul NASA: Nearby ocean worlds could be best bet for life beyond Earth image

NASA: Nearby ocean worlds could be best bet for life beyond Earth

Last Update: June 20, 2018 at 12:05 pm

SOURCE: CNN April 13, 2017 NASA has new evidence that the most likely places to find life beyond Earth are Jupiter’s moon Europa or Saturn’s moon Enceladus. In terms of potential habitability, Enceladus particularly has almost all of the key ingredients for life as we know it, researchers said. New observations of these active ocean Read More