Top 10 Questions Science Can’t Answer

10. What Is Consciousness?
9. Is There A Limit On Computing Speed?
8. Is There A Way To Live Indefinitely?
7. Are Humans The Only Intelligent Lifeforms In The Universe?
6. Will There Ever Be A Human Overpopulation?
5. What Is The Universe Made Of?
4. How Will It All End?
3. Why Do We Dream?
2. Can Cancer Be Cured?
1. Where Are We Going To Store All This Carbon?

CIA Secret Experiments

It’s the height of the Cold War and the United States government is desperate to combat the spread of Communism. The CIA launches a highly classified, top secret research program into the covert use of biological and chemical agents.

In simulated attacks on enemy populations, entire cities in America are contaminated with bacteria, exposing millions of Americans to germ warfare. But the real focus of the research is on mastering the art of mind control.

Psychiatrists at top academic institutions work under secret contract with the agency. Psychiatric patients, prisoners, even unwitting members of the public are exposed to a startling array of experiments designed to facilitate interrogations, induce amnesia and program in new behavior.

Every psychological technique is explored, including hypnosis, electroshock therapy and lethal cocktails of drugs. What was the extent of these brainwashing experiments? How did the CIA become involved in such far-reaching and disturbing research? Join us as National Geographic presents: CIA Secret Experiments.

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Chi Power versus Reality

Yes, the Chi Energy within your body is real and if you focus it and direct it properly you can promote power, strength, and health for your body. But don’t be fooled – you can’t manipulate the physical world with wishful thinking! You have to be careful not to let your mind fall into the realm of delusion and fantasy.


Top 10 Bizarre Extreme Sports

From Unicycle Polo to Chess Boxing, here are the top 10 most bizarre sporting events that take place around the world. Weird stuff!

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1974 – Man Orders Pizza Using Talking Computer

In 1974 a man with a communications disorder made history when he ordered a pizza over the phone with a talking computer built by Michigan State University’s Artificial Language Laboratory. He tried calling Dominoes four times, but they thought it was a prank and hung up on him. But another pizza delivery service took the order.


Worshipping Immortality at the Church of Perpetual Life

Motherboard explores a unique church in the heart of Hollywood, Florida where the parishioners believe that immortality is attainable through the progression of science and technology. In addition to physical eternal life, they also believe that technology will advance to the point that humans will no longer have to endure the setbacks of a biological body through having their consciousness digitized into a computer.

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What humans will look like in 1,000 years

Whatever happens in the next 1,000 years — whether we merge with machines or become them — one thing is certain: The human race is always changing — and the faster we change and branch out from Earth, the better chance we have of outrunning extinction.

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Wicked Jump Rope Skillz

Supposedly this is part of the training if you want to become a firefighter in Shanghai. Or top dog in kindergarten.

And this is Hungary’s top rope-skipping team:

And this young woman is the Guinness World Record holder for fastest Double Dutch: