When one of the crew at the International Space Station (ISS) captured footage of a mysterious object entering the Earth’s atmosphere, conspiracy theorists quickly concluded that it was footage of a UFO, despite claims by the European Space Agency’s that the object is just a meteor.
One of Lena Dunham’s writers blasted her in a Twitter post on Sunday announcing her resignation from Dunham’s newsletter, dubbing her a “hipster racist” and calling on women of color to “divest from Lena Dunham.”
The Earth’s slowing rotation may cause a significant increase in frequency of large earthquakes in 2018.
On Monday Zanu-PF, the ruling party of Zimbabwe, decided to continue the process of impeachment of President Robert Mugabe who previously refused to resign. Anthoni van Nieuwkerk, associate professor at the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa, told Radio Sputnik that the situation may spin out of control if Mugabe tries to stay in power.
Former Daesh sex slave Nadia Murad shocked the world this month with her book 'The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity, and My Fight Against the Islamic State', which described her suffering at the hands of the terrorists. Speaking to Sputnik, Yazidi activist Hussein al-Hansuri said that unfortunately, the Daesh trade in women has yet to be wiped out.
The recent high-level summit between the Russian and Turkish leaders in Sochi shows that old "wounds" have healed while the two countries are about to reach new heights in bilateral relations, Turkish commentators told Sputnik, referring to the Akkuyu atomic project and the purchase of Russia's S-400 Triumf system to Ankara.
PressCoin is a new cryptocurrency aimed at firing down 'fake news' and empowering independent journalists. Aggelos Kiayias, director of the Blockchain Technology Laboratory at the University of Edinburgh, explains how the Blockchain can be utilized for non-currency related means, potentially rendering 'fake news' powerless.
The recently released batch of files related to the Kennedy assassination includes a curious document revealing secret plans by the US government to purchase or build Soviet aircraft for the purpose of staging false flag attacks on the US or its allies, thus giving Washington the pretext it needed to go to war with Moscow or its allies.
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