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5,000-Year-Old Human Remains with Smashed Skulls Discovered in Ireland
The remains of at least ten adults, adolescents and children that were positioned in a 5,500-year-old cave-like structure over the course of 1,200 years [...]
New research traces roots of 'prisoners of war'
Research by a historian at the University of Southampton shows the term ‘prisoner of war’ was first used in the 14th century, around three [...]
Study sheds new light on ancient human-turkey relationship
For the first time, research has uncovered the origins of the earliest domestic turkeys in ancient Mexico. Turkey illustration from the Codex Borgia, a [...]
World's longest underwater cave system discovered in Mexico may shed light on Mayan rituals
A group of divers has connected two underwater caverns in eastern Mexico to reveal what is believed to be the biggest flooded cave on the planet, a [...]
Viruses are everywhere, maybe even in space
Viruses are the most abundant and one of the least understood biological entities on Earth. They might also exist in space, but as of yet scientists have [...]
Meteorites brought water to Earth during the first two million years
A new study of a rare basaltic meteorites called angrites suggests that volatiles, which are elements with relatively low boiling points such as water, [...]
Living Lights: Majestic Glowworm Cave of Waitomo is Like a Starry Night
The Waitomo Glowworm Cave is a magnificent subterranean cave system in Waitomo, New Zealand, which as its name suggests, is renowned for its glowworm [...]
15th Century Monk Built This Stone House to Find Solitude
St. Daniel was completely devoted in his quest to contemplate spiritual and religious issues through a life of solitary contemplation. He really did not [...]
The Emperor Comes Out of the Shadows in 'Star Wars Rebels' Trailer for Final Episodes
A trailer for the final episodes of Star Wars Rebels has ben released by Lucasfilm and Disney XD. The final six episodes will air in pairs for three weeks [...]
In Space and Cyber, China is Closing In on the United States
“China’s satellite manufacturing industry is growing at an alarming rate,” said Rep. Doug Lamborn, R-Co. Source: space