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How You Can Talk To An Astronaut From Home
Read More: Popular Mechanics: You Can Talk to the ISS With Nothing But a Ham Radio ARRL: US Amateur Radio Numbers Reach an All-Time High TechNewsWorld: Why [...]
Fish Fossil 3-D Print May Hold Clues on Teeth Origins
Photo: Shown is an enlarged 3-D print of the jaw and tooth-like denticles of the ancient fish fossil. Credit: Stuart Hay, ANU A 400-million-year-old fish [...]
Bonkers Bug Battles Look Like Martial Arts
Sometimes the fiercest of battles happen right under our noses. The world well beneath our feet or otherwise out of sight is filled with its own dramas, [...]
US to Cede Control of Internet to ICANN
The US government is set to cut the final thread of its oversight of the internet , yielding a largely symbolic but nevertheless significa nt role over the [...]
Black Moon (Not) Rising: Appeal of the Apocalypse
Tonight’s so-called “Black Moon” has many people wondering what, if anything will happen — up to and including the end of the [...]
Searching for Celtic Trade Routes and the Stories Behind Them
Before the Roman Empire dominated Europe, a group of tribes known now as the Celts created a trade system which allowed them to communicate and sell things [...]
Time-Tested Cures? Ancient Civilizations Offer for Remedies for Hangovers
Are you looking for time-tested cures for a hangover? Fear not: these Greek and Roman remedies to alleviate a hangover or prevent one could come in handy. [...]
Rusalka: The Mythical Slavic Mermaid
In Slavic mythology, a rusalka (plural: rusalki) is something akin to the Celtic mermaids or the Greek sirens. In short, rusalki are beautiful young women [...]
Stone Toilet Suggests Biblical Tale Is True
A stone toilet unearthed at a 2,800-year-old shrine in Israel has provided compelling evidence for the Biblical tale of King Hezekiah, according to [...]
The Windover Bog Bodies, Among the Greatest Archeological Discoveries Ever Unearthed in the United States
It was only after the bones were declared very old and not the product of a mass murder that the 167 bodies found in a pond in Windover, Florida began to [...]