Archaeologists in Taiwan were "shocked" to unearth a 4,800-year-old human fossil of a mother cradling an infant in her arms. The discovery, among 48 sets of remains excavated from graves in the Taichung area, represents the earliest trace of human activity in central Taiwan, according to Reuters. "All of...
A group of US researchers have managed to create an articulated robot that can dive and explore underwater shipwrecks, according to news reports.
Blombos Cave in South Africa has given us vast knowledge about our early ancestors, realigning scientific notions of the origins of early modern behavior, pushing back the dates of evidence of sophisticated cognitive actions such as flint working, ritual behaviors...
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Sounds like: Chromatics, CHVRCHES, Kavinsky Song: Agar Agar - Prettiest Virgin What's so good? Latest discovery from Parisian label Cracki Records, Agar Agar made a prominent debut in the French indie scene with their first track "Prettiest...Show More Summary
A one-minute exercise routine? It's one of the discoveries to make headlines this week.
by “Cretaceous” Chris Wells Brazil is a beautiful country, but not in the same way as the Florida Keys, Hawaii, or Aspen. Everywhere in Brazil you have a wonderful dichotomy between the grotesque and the graceful. The entire country is … Continue reading ?
A one-minute exercise routine? It's one of the discoveries to make headlines this week: Science Says Your Dog Hates Being Hugged : Thanks to that old wet blanket known as science, we now have compelling evidence that your dog hates it when you hug him. A psychology professor who specializes in...
Nothing beats digging into a steaming hot delivery pizza on a Friday night -- add in frosty beer and the right crew nearby and it may just be the perfect way to kick off a great weekend. And while you could make your own, delivery is...Show More Summary
After years of watching Discovery and Lonely Planet, can you really see something in a travel video that you haven’t already watched? As it turns out, there’s a whole lot of the unexplored world available on the Internet. It’s a story we’re all too familiar with. Show More Summary
Though replete with accurate models, well-tested theories and millions of specimens, we're still a long, long way from having a complete picture of the history of life on earth. New discoveries can still upend everything or point toShow More Summary
by Dave Segal Utterly sensible headliner choice Death Cab for Cutie. Josh Bis If you care about Bumbershoot arts festival—held at Seattle Center this year September 2-4—you may have noticed a shift in content in 2015. That was the first,...Show More Summary
It's well known that conditions such as schizophrenia, as well as strokes, seizures and traumatic brain injuries cause increased acidity around neurons in the brain, but scientists have struggled to understand exactly why this occurs. Show More Summary
Woman Carries Fetus In Purse WTF?! Via Fox: Police made a startling discovery while arresting a Texas woman late Thursday night. According to KENS5, while making an arrest for drug possession, officers found what appeared to be a hu...
Weight to go, Internet of s Owners of Fitbit's Aria internet-connected smart scales are being advised to install a firmware patch following the discovery of critical security flaws.…
The high-tech machine behind discovery of the "God particle" is temporarily shut down, and reports point to a single furry animal as the cause
Authorities made a horrible discovery early Friday in a Texas backyard, finding one toddler chained to the ground and another tied to a door with a dog leash.
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Rosalind Franklin, the British scientist whose research enabled the discovery of DNA’s double helix, will be getting a biopic if spec script Exposure is made. Fingers crossed, because not only would a feature film bring Franklin some much-deserved recognition—her life would make for quite a dramatic movie. Read more...
Construction workers in Spain doing routine work on water pipes have unearthed 1,300 pounds of ancient Roman coins dating as far back as the third century. This discovery is especially unique because the coins show minimal wear and tear,...Show More Summary