High Strangeness 2.1 – Ufology Must Die 11/1/14

We were really pleased with the title of this show.  It came about naturally as I asked Lauren what she thought of the recent press buzz regarding the death of Ufology, Part 32. “Is there a crisis in Ufology and serious UFO research, or has it simply gone underground?” I asked her. “Well, to be honest, it can just die,” Lauren replied in her calm, gentle and measured tone. There was the inspiration for the show title. Little did we know that Jeff Ritzmann and Jeremy Vaeni had already beaten us to it and used it as a show title years ago, back in their Paratopia days.  Take it as an homage, guys.  I guess it’s hard to do original work in this field after all.  As Read More

Is DIY Internet The Future Of Unscripted & Uncensored Media?

Is DIY Internet The Future Of Unscripted & Uncensored Media? By Joe Kloc, The Daily Dot. Source. In an effort to buck the expensive rates of unreliable corporate telecom companies, a community in Athens, Greece has created its own private Internet. Built from a network of wireless rooftop antennas, the Athens Wireless Metropolitan Network (AWMN) now has more than 1,000 members. Data moves “through” the AWMN mesh up to 30 times faster than it does on the telecom-provided Internet. According to Mother Jones, this off-the-grid community has become so popular in Athens and on nearby islands that it has developed its own Craigslist-esque Read More