Astrophysics, Cosmology & Astronomy

Discussion that explores Space and the Universe

The Moon will return to Earth to die in 7.6-Billion years. Here’s how it may happen.


Geophysics, Geology & Oceanography

Discussion that explores our planets formation and makeup

The hidden threat from rising coastal groundwater


Meteorology & Climatology

Discussion that explores our planets every changing environment

Passing star may have altered Earth's orbit, triggering global warming 56 mil yrs ago


Biochemistry, Biology & Virology

Discussion that explores the building blocks and evolution of life

In defense of eating brains (and defying prion diseases)


Physiology & Pharmacology

Discussion that incorporates human anatomy and drug applications

Groundbreaking cancer treatment approved by FDA

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Anthropology & Psychology

Discuss the human condition, from whence it came and what destination it might arrive at.

More women may be psychopaths than previously thought, says expert


Chemistry, Physics & Mathematics

Discussion of the core fundamental of Science.

The true reason why Einstein was history’s greatest physicist?

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Computer Sci., Programming & Intelligence

Discussion of many computer related applications in science.

Tesla AI Day 2022


Architecture, Design & Engineering

A place for discussing industrial and architectural engineering and design.

Why The New York Times might win its copyright lawsuit against OpenAI (free designs)


Ergonomics, Statistics & Logistics

Discussion forum for the application of information

Focus on grades, test scores linked to violence on teachers + Mass shooting drills


Logic, Metaphysics & Philosophy

Discuss Philosophy of old or the logic of new.

Daniel Dennett deflates consciousness

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General Science

General Science for content that doesn't quite fit the subforum categories but is Science in nature.

Plastic experts say recycling is a scam. Should we even do it anymore?


Alternative Theories

Thoughts and theories that are not mainstream science.

Language conceals reality

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Junk Science

The discussion of Pseudo-Science, Junk Science and Intellectually Dishonest conduct.

Defending science against social justice dogmatism and identitarianism


Academic Resources

documents, papers, source material. If it's available freely and you know where it is online share it here.

Directory of Open Access Books




: The subforums for those things that aren't necessarily scientific in topic but worth discussing.

General Discussion

Sometimes discussion goes beyond the confines of forum themes and can be uncategorised.

Sub Forums:  Ukrainian Conflict

Israel-Gaza War (and Iranian Distractions)


Food & Recipes

If you have some favourite meal or some special way of cooking something this is the place to share it.

One has to go..


Law & Ethics

Think of this as the subforum where politics is stripped to its bare bones and leaves only the important parts behind.

Arizona bill bans displays of Satan


Gadgets & Technology

Found some new gizmo that's a must have? or seen a technology mentioned that is potentially a revolutionary game changer?

How antimatter engines could fly humans to other stars in just a few years


Art & Music

Have a favourite artist or musician, perhaps you are a artist or musician.

What are you listening to ...right now?



Anything from home improvements to making your own rocket sled.

Leatherman Rebar - making an old-style leather pouch (Survival Lilly)


Film, Photography & Literature

Seen or made a film, interesting photo or book?

H P Lovecraft. The case of Charles Dexeter Ward. BBC Radio Podcast


Style & Fashion

Nuances of Vogue

(UK) ‘Mary Poppins' deemed unsuitable for children (fashions in retro evil)

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Games, Sports & Hobbies

Want to play a game with other members or happen to have an interest in a sport or hobby?

Why men outperform women at ‘mindsports’ – and what to do about it (games)


Communities & Social Networking

If you go to a group meeting, enjoy bake offs or just like socialising.

Do all humans feel music the same way? (mellifluent & cacophonic network)



Rockets, spaceships and plans for world domination (*not included)

Intuitive Machines IM-1 Lunar Lander


Vehicles & Travel

So you like cars, bikes, planes, trains, boats, ships, spacecraft, caravans or any specific travel spots that you like to visit.

Apple Ending its Apple Car Project


Fitness & Mental Health

This is the subforum for greater well being either through exercise or just thinking about things differently.

Dementia risk and sleep loss

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The study of fermentation especially in regards to creating alcoholic beverages. (Beer/Wine/Spirits making etc)

Prosecco 101

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Its possible to learn a lot from the past, if you of course know what to look for.

Amazing historical factoids

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Weird & Beyond

Sometimes there are things that are beyond the mundane and are just too weird to ignore.

WWII Foo fighters according to Skeptoid

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Religions & Spirituality

Discussion of Religion and it's effects in society.

This is what a near-death experience actually feels like

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Surviving the zombie apocalypse and other hysteria ridden times.

Survival guide to the future from 1997: predictions about this era (Survival Lilly)



New Members

The place to introduce yourself or welcome new members.

How to Mark your threads


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