Jump to content




Welcome to Unexplained Mysteries! Please sign in or create an account to start posting and to access a host of extra features.


- - - - -

Top science breakthroughs of 2012


  • Please log in to reply
4 replies to this topic

#1    Saru

Saru

    Site Webmaster

  • 20,838 posts
  • Joined:06 Mar 2001
  • Gender:Male

  • "The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious." - Albert Einstein

Posted 31 December 2012 - 12:49 PM

This year's achievements range from the discovery of the Higgs boson to Curiosity landing on Mars.

EurekAlert.org said:

The observation of an elusive sub-atomic particle, known as the Higgs boson, has been heralded by the journal Science as the most important scientific discovery of 2012.

Posted Image Read more...



#2    Coffey

Coffey

    Majestic 12 Operative

  • Member
  • 5,671 posts
  • Joined:09 Oct 2009
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Norwich UK

  • "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts." - Winston Churchill

Posted 31 December 2012 - 02:13 PM

That list could be bigger if we didn't have scientists spending time on research like "dogs have feelings" and all the other garbage we have heard this year that we already knew.

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.

#3    Ashotep

Ashotep

    Omnipotent Entity

  • Member
  • 9,975 posts
  • Joined:10 May 2011
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:USA

  • Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway-John Wayne

Posted 31 December 2012 - 05:21 PM

Just wait these discoveries have a way of leading to others.  Sometimes their great and sometimes you wish they had just stuck to telling us dogs have feelings when you start having to live with the new discovery.


#4    Coffey

Coffey

    Majestic 12 Operative

  • Member
  • 5,671 posts
  • Joined:09 Oct 2009
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Norwich UK

  • "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts." - Winston Churchill

Posted 31 December 2012 - 06:31 PM

View PostHilander, on 31 December 2012 - 05:21 PM, said:

Just wait these discoveries have a way of leading to others.  Sometimes their great and sometimes you wish they had just stuck to telling us dogs have feelings when you start having to live with the new discovery.

You do have a good point there. lol

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.

#5    pallidin

pallidin

    Omnipotent Entity

  • Member
  • 9,080 posts
  • Joined:09 Dec 2004
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Somewhere south of the North Pole

  • "When life gets you down... swim with a dolphin"

Posted 31 December 2012 - 08:21 PM

Well, I hope something significant comes-out of the suggested Higgs Boson.

I'm tired of being "stuck" here on earth.  :w00t:





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users