The search for Shannan Gilbert in 2010 led police to the discovery of 10 other sets of remains along a Long Island beach; Gilbert's sister is now charged with killing her mother
Mari Gilbert, mother of a sex worker whose disappearance led to the discovery of a serial killer's Long Island mass grave, which was filled mostly with slain prostitutes, died on Saturday. Upstate NY police arrested her daughter Sarra Gilbert, who was charged with murder. [ more › ]
A new species of extinct flesh-eating marsupial that terrorised Australia's drying forests about 5 million years ago has been identified from a fossil discovered in remote northwestern Queensland. The hypercarnivore, which is thought...Show More Summary
One of the titans of the TV ad industry is calling it a day. Discovery Communications' ad sales chief Joe Abruzzese will retire at the end of the year, capping 46 years in the industry, the last 14 of which he spent as Discovery's president of ad sales. Ben Price will replace him as head of the U.S. Show More Summary
WORCESTER, MA - A surprising result in an experiment on Salmonella bacteria has led to a discovery that may make drug resistant cancer cells more treatable by conventional chemotherapies. Scientists at the University of Massachusetts...Show More Summary
CBS recently introduced the U.S.S. Discovery (NCC-1031), the main ship that will be featured in their upcoming television series officially titled Star Trek: Discovery. Executive Producer Bryan Fuller also revealed details on the show’s logo at San Diego Comic-Con 2016. Star Trek: Discovery is set to premiere on CBS All Access in January 2017. A […]
The new CBS “Star Trek” TV series, which bows in January, will have the title “Star Trek: Discovery” and will feature the new starship U.S.S. Discovery. You can get a look at the new ship, along with graphics for the series,...
CBS merely announced the name of the upcoming Star Trek TV series, and gave us the briefest glimpse of its titular ship, the Discovery. What could it possibly reveal about the show? Well, if you’re a Star Trek nerd like we are, it can tell you a lot—including when in the timeline the series might take place. Read more...
It’s the end of an era in TV advertising as Discovery Communications’ Joe Abruzzese — one of the industry’s best known, and admired, execs — announced that he will retire at year end. He spent the last 14 years of his 46-year careerShow More Summary
The digital age is turning the trickle of baseball card discoveries into a torrent. In the latest, a great grandson discovered the 1910 tobacco cards of legends Ty Cobb, Cy Young, and Walter Johnson in a cigar box in an attic.
Five months after Foursquare debuted Attribution Powered by Foursquare, the company is adding a dashboard to the system to give brands real-time insights to campaigns. The social/location discovery platform is going after retail marketing...Show More Summary
Are we facing imminent doom? Will the universe collapse? That disparity between theory and observation indicates the Standard Model theory of a constantly expanding universe has been outpaced by new measurements of the Higgs and top quark. A stable universe...
Interview with Elisha Cooper, author of "Falling," which is a moving memoir of how a family copes with the discovery of a child’s cancer, sleepless nights, surgeries, and worry, and ultimately recovery. The post A Father, A Daughter, and a Journey Back from Cancer appeared first on Mr. Show More Summary
Why just the feet in a fossil site famous for complete remains? There’s a crocodilian clue.
Yahoo's in the middle of another national security-related courtroom battle, albeit somewhat inadvertently. Its response to a discovery order in a drug dealer's trial has left the defense wondering exactly how the hell it complied with it. Show More Summary
A Paris Metro line was suspended for three hours on Monday following a hoax bomb discovery.
The source code for Twitter's six-second video app Vine was accidentally revealed online, The Register reports. A security researcher who goes by the username "avicoder" published a blog post about his discovery. He says that he found...Show More Summary
A chance discovery in a physics lab at Rice University has turned up an ultra-hard material that could usurp the titanium commonly used in today's knee and hip replacements. Scientists have found that by melting gold into the titanium...Show More Summary
In a tiny notebook owned by legendary inventor and scientist Leonardo da Vinci, notes previously dismissed as "irrelevant" have turned up a new discovery: da Vinci had a sophisticated understanding of the laws of friction almost 200 years before they were formalized. Show More Summary
There’s good and bad news for all the people with arachnophobia. A new discovery in Asia has shed light on... The post Two 99 Million Year Old Spiders Discovered appeared first on Weird Asia News. Related posts: Female 700-Year-Old Mummy Discovered in China Taiwanese Woman Kills 4 Million Mosquitoes Newly Discovered Photos Show 19th-Century China’s Giants