Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Science Says: A big space crash likely made Uranus lopsided

By SETH BORENSTEIN WASHINGTON (AP) — Uranus is a lopsided oddity, the only planet to spin on its side. Scientists now think they know how...

Winston Churchill on Aliens: 1939 Essay Discovered (February Re-post)

By Sarah Lewin February 15, 2017 01:00pm ET Winston Churchill was known for his leadership during World War II, but a newfound essay on alien life...

Researchers document early, permanent human settlement in Andes

Using five different scientific approaches, a team including University of Wyoming researchers has given considerable support to the idea that humans lived year-round in...

Mars’ Two-Faces and Moons Could Result from an Early Cataclysmic Impact

Mars experienced a single colossal impact during its first 130 million years, the equivalent to the largest body in the today’s asteroid belt slamming...

A student found an ancient Canadian village that’s 10,000 years older than the Pyramids

by Leanna Garfield For hundreds — perhaps thousands — of years, generations of the Heiltsuk Nation, an indigenous group in British Columbia, have passed down...

4,400-year-old tomb discovered at Saqqara, Egypt

By A. R. Williams During Egypt’s pyramid age, a well-connected man named Wahtye died and was laid to rest in the vast royal cemetery that...

6 Thanksgiving Myths and the Wampanoag Side of the Story

The Thanksgiving Day Celebration Originated From a Massacre In 1621, though Pilgrims celebrated a feast, it was not repeated in the years to follow. In...

ISIS Makes up to $100 MILLION a Year Smuggling Ancient Artifacts

BY CALLUM PATON The Islamic State militant group (ISIS) makes as much as $100 million annually by trafficking looted antiquities out of Iraq and Syria and selling them on the...

5,000-Year-Old ‘Billboard’ of Hieroglyphs Contains a Cosmic Message

By Owen Jarus Archaeologists have discovered a "billboard" of hieroglyphs carved into the rocks near the Egyptian village of El-Khawy. The symbols, which show a...

Great Pyramid May Contain An ‘Iron Throne’ Made Of Meteorites, Says New Theory

By Patricia Grannum The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the wonders of the world and is a magnificent feat of ancient architecture. But...

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