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Welcome to Think AboutIt

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For over 17 years Think AboutIt has been helping people to start thinking for themselves. This site started when there was not a lot of alternative information out there, and finding it took many hours, days or months, sometimes years, to locate only the smallest little bits.  This was the time of just a few outspoken persons… Read More

The Mysterious Black Mountain of Queensland

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  Rising up from the wilderness of Queensland, Australia, is an eerie sight that stands in stark contrast to the brush and eucalyptus trees around it. Looming over the surrounding green sea of trees is a colossal, blackened jumble of enormous boulders that looks less like a natural formation than something that was intentionally dumped… Read More

New Finding Adds to the Mystery of this Ancient Astronomical Computer

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A new study suggests that the mysterious Antikythera mechanism is even older than it was previously thought. The mechanism was discovered in 1901 in an ancient shipwreck near Crete. Its origins still remain a mystery, but it is believed that it could serve as an astronomical calculator. The complex clock-like mechanism consisting of 37 bronze… Read More

How Dark Matter May Have Created All Life

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The fact that we don’t know much about dark matter doesn’t mean that it doesn’t have a great deal to do with us. Because it makes up 85% of the material universe, it stands to reason that it has played some kind of role in our origin. UC-Irvine astrophysicist James Bullock, who specializes in dark matter… Read More

Finding the Devil in the Deep Blue Sea

  Most people wouldn’t call anglerfish pretty, exactly, but the black seadevil is one of the strangest-looking creatures you’ll find anywhere. With dead eyes and a gaping, perpetually frowning maw lined with rows of jagged teeth, it looks like nothing so much as a small, disembodied humanoid head with a glowing orb hanging in front… Read More

Quasars May Reveal Hidden Cosmic Superstructure

  Earlier this year, astronomers nailed down their understanding of the intergalactic medium (IGM)—the superstructure that links the universe together in a glistening cosmic web. But there are clearly levels to the universe’s structure that we don’t even know anything about yet. The existence of dark matter and dark energy hint at this, but we… Read More

Taxi Driver Witnesses Crop Circle Appearing at Stonehenge

Taxi driver witnesses crop circle appearing opposite Stonehenge. Dramatic story behind this event. Lucy Pringle reports: This event is especially noteworthy for several reasons; a pilot flying a light aircraft from Exeter to Thruxton flew over the field opposite Stonehenge at on the afternoon of Sunday 7 July with a passenger taking photographs, at which… Read More

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