Latest John Henley Stories

2008-07-24 11:35:00

Dr. Edgar Mitchell, a former NASA astronaut and moon-walker who was a veteran of the Apollo 14 mission, has made a shocking claim that aliens from another planet do, indeed, exist and that governments have been covering it up for over 60 years. Mitchell, 77, claims extra-terrestrials have visited Earth on numerous occasions and said sources at the space agency who had had contact with aliens described the beings as 'little people who look strange to us.' He said supposedly real-life ET's look...

2006-07-31 17:00:00

By Steve Ginsburg WASHINGTON -- Andre Agassi, set to wave good-bye to tennis after next month's U.S. Open, says he is ready to reclaim his life after two decades on the tour. "I look forward to not having to do things, like waking up everyday and saying, 'OK, what do I have to do today?' because of my schedule," Agassi said. "It's going to be a bit more on my terms, which is what I want my life to look like." This week on his farewell tour, the 36-year-old Las Vegas native will play in the...

2005-06-08 12:15:00

LONDON -- Is 40 really the new 30? Everyone is getting older but in many ways people today act younger than their parents did at the same age. Scientists have defined a new age concept and believe it could explain why populations are aging, but at the same time seem to be getting younger. Instead of measuring aging by how long people have lived so far, the scientists have factored in how many more years people can still look forward to. "Using that measure, the average person can get...

Word of the Day
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.