In some ways, Iten, Kenya, looks like a typical African town. Families live in squat stone houses scattered around the mountainous countryside, tend their land, and lead farm animals through the town's red-dirt roads. Once a week there...Show More Summary
A ghost story without a pulse or a perceptible purpose, “Voice From the Stone” strands its cast, led by “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke, in an airless series of darkly lovely tableaux. The movie, set in the 1950s, revolves awkwardly around a grieving young boy, his cheerless father and the...
This claim is based on a reexamination of purported stone tools and broken mastodon bones that were uncovered in the early 1990s. However, not all researchers who have seen the research agree with the findings. The post Study: Humans Arrived in North America 100,000 Years Earlier Than Thought appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Yes, just to get this out of the way in advance: La La Land director Damien Chazelle’s new TV show The Eddy is going to be a musical. And yes, it’s going to be set in a club, which happens to be in “multicultural Paris.” Will there be talk about ... More »
As the old saying goes: "when the going gets tough...the TOUGH get the fuck out of crazy-ass New York and chill their asses out ASAP down in easy-breezy New Orleans." And damned if laid-back, psych rock auteur Rudy Stone is about to start going around "arguing" with OLD SAYINGS.
"Evidence from the carvings, made on a pillar known as the Vulture Stone, suggests that a swarm of comet fragments hit the Earth in around 11000 BC. One image of a headless man is thought to symbolise human disaster and extensive loss of life. The site is at Gobekli Tepe in southern Turkey, which experts […]
Following the earnings report of Samsung Electronics (005930KS) this morning (covered by my colleague Isabella Zhong over at, Asia Stocks to Watch, Cowen & Co.’s Timothy Arcuri and Robert Stone see encouraging trends for two of Samsung’s...Show More Summary
So sad. Despite Khloé Kardashian and Caitlyn Jenner's recent attempt at reconciling for the KUWTK cameras, it sounds like their estrangement is pretty set in stone. As we previously reported, the I Am Cait star stopped by Andy Cohen's SiriusXM radio show in order to promote her new memoir on Wednesday. Related: Caitlyn Is Thinking About A [...]
As the old saying goes: “when the going gets tough…the TOUGH get the fuck out of crazy-ass New York and chill their asses out ASAP down in easy-breezy New Orleans.” And damned if laid-back, psych rock auteur After relocating from the...Show More Summary
by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “IBM and Stone Ridge Technology today announced a performance milestone in reservoir simulation designed to help improve efficiency and lower the cost of production. Working with NVIDIA, the companies shattered previous published results using one-tenth the power and 1/100th of the space. Show More Summary
If you fell head over heels for the marble nail art trend last year, you'll become full-on obsessed with the latest way these streaky stones are infiltrating our beauty routines: marbled lips. These luxe pouts have started flooding Instagram, with makeup artists puckering up to show off their glam variations of the trend. Show More Summary
[Dt99jay] lives in a historic Victorian-era district in the UK. Most homes in the area have ornate exterior window dressings with stone consoles holding up heavy stone hood molding. The window hood molding turned out to be wood — most likely the result of damage repaired after the blitzkrieg bombings of WWII. Show More Summary
Rolling Stone reports: Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of Philadelphia and The Silence of the Lambs and the filmmaker who revolutionized concert movies with his 1984 Talking Heads movie Stop Making Sense, died Wednesday morning from esophegal cancer. Show More Summary
Built in 1859, this stone and stucco octagon house beautifully represents the quirky octagon fad that swept New York State in the mid-19th century. At the peak of the movement, there were thousands of octagon houses across the United States and Canada. Show More Summary
Geokinesis is the ability to move dirt, stone, rocks, lava or cause earthquakes. These 15 heroes and villains are the strongest to wield the power! The post Movers And Shakers: 15 Comics Characters Who Literally Move The Earth appeared first on CBR.
(PLOS) Innovations in stone knapping technology during the South African Middle Stone Age enabled the creation of early projectile weapons, according to a study published April 26, 2017, in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Veerle Rots from University of Liège, Belgium, and colleagues.
Innovations in stone knapping technology during the South African Middle Stone Age enabled the creation of early projectile weapons, according to a study published April 26, 2017 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Veerle Rots from University of Liège, Belgium, and colleagues.
The discovery of 25 dangerously pointy stone weapons in a South African cave shows that humans mastered a complex weapon-creating technique during the Stone Age, some 77,000 years ago, according to a new study.
Humans are thought to have reached the Americas less than 15,000 years ago. But evidence of stone tool use on an animal carcass excavated in California points to a much earlier arrival of human relatives from the genus Homo. See Letter p.479
Ancient bones and stones in California could blow open the debate about human settlement of the Americas. But many experts say the evidence is weak.