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Dead Sea Scrolls fragments contain writing invisible to naked eye

Technology originally developed for NASA has revealed letters invisible to the naked eye on fragments of the 2,000-year-old Dead Sea Scrolls, officials announced Tuesday.<p>The scrolls were discovered in the 1950s by archaeologists and Bedouin in caves near Qumran — on the West Bank near the Dead Sea …

Archaeology

Divers Found The World's Largest Underwater Cave, And It's Full of Maya Secrets

The photos are spectacular.<p>After 10 months of intensive exploration, scientists in Mexico have discovered the world's largest flooded cave system – …

Archaeology

Princess Alice of Hesse: A British Princess’s trip to Italy

In the spring of 1873, Queen Victoria’s second daughter, Alice, Princess of Great Britain and Ireland and Princess of Hesse by marriage, set out to …

Seal from First Temple Period found at Kotel supports biblical accounts

The new find supports the biblical rendering of the existence of a governor of Jerusalem 2,700 years ago, says archeologist.<p>><br>• ><p>The clay sealing from …

Archaeology

Crispy roast potatoes - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>1.8kg large, floury potatoes, such as maris piper<br>• 4 tbsp goose fat or olive oil<p>METHOD<p>Peel, halve or quarter the potatoes, depending on …

Animal Battle 1: tenacious tardigrade vs. horrific hagfish

What is Animal Battle?<p>Animals are awesome. But which is the ultimate champion? Over the next seven weeks, we’ll be pitting some of nature’s most …

How One Woman's Digital Life Was Weaponized Against Her

The first time the police arrived on her doorstep, in March of 2015, Courtney Allen was elated.<p>She rushed to the door alongside her dogs, a pair of …

Teen with tumour so large it forces his eyes shut finally to get treatment

<b>A teen with a life-threatening tumour on his face has finally found treatment after six years.</b><p>Kambou Sie, also know as Prosper, from Bondoukou, Ivory …

A woman's dog died, and doctors say her heart literally broke

Joanie Simpson woke early one morning with a terrible backache. Her chest started hurting when she turned over.<p>Within 20 minutes, she was at a local emergency room. Soon she was being airlifted to a hospital in Houston, where physicians were preparing to receive a patient exhibiting the classic …

These Are the Women Who Have Accused Harvey Weinstein of Sexual Harassment and Assault

Sixty-three actresses and film-industry figures have come forward so far; below, a running list of their allegations against the former Weinstein Company mogul, updated each time new allegations come to light.<p>Since <i>The New York Times</i> published its first explosive report about <b>Harvey Weinstein,</b> 63 …

A New History of the First Peoples in the Americas

The miracle of modern genetics has revolutionized the story anthropologists tell about how humans spread out across the Earth.<p>Europeans arriving in the New World met people all the way from the frozen north to the frozen south. All had rich and mature cultures and established languages. The …

Huáscar and Atahualpa Inca Civil War

From 1527 to 1532, brothers Huáscar and Atahualpa fought over the Inca Empire. Their father, Inca Huayna Capac, had allowed each to rule a part of …

World History

Inside the forgotten underground city that once housed 20,000 people

Quick-Fix: Cabbage, Mushroom And Bacon Pasta For Dinner Tonight

<i>Leave it to the recipe developers at Southern Living Magazine to put out a fantastic cookbook now and then. Their latest, Quick-Fix Dinners, is all</i> …

Cooking

Treasure trove of 4,000-year-old Bronze Age artefacts found on Swiss mountain pass after snow melt

The mountain pass has been in use since at least 2,000 years BC.<p>A 'treasure trove' of 4,000-year-old artefacts, including flint arrowheads and what …

6 Pioneering Facts About Mary Leakey

Fossil bones and the earliest footprints of our human ancestors are just a few of Mary Leakey’s groundbreaking discoveries. Get to know the legendary …

Anthropology

This Ancient Primate May Be Responsible For Genital Herpes in Humans

Thanks, Nutcracker Man.<p>Our ancestors have been catching herpes since before we were human. The infection is quite common today; the World Health …

Tophet at Carthage

An ancient burial ground believed to have been used for ritual sacrifice.<p>Tophets are at the center of one of the most contentious archaeological …

Ancient History

A Beginner's Guide to the Paleolithic Period or Stone Age

Archaeology of the Stone Age<p>The Stone Age in human prehistory also referred to as the Paleolithic Period, is the period between about 2.7 million and …

Hugh Hefner’s Ex-Girlfriend on the Decline of Playboy Mansion's Grotto: 'It’s Not All It’s Cracked Up to Be'

Izabella St. James, who dated Hugh Hefner from 2002 to 2004, says the Playboy Mansion‘s grotto had long passed the height of its debauchery by the …

17 of the Best Breakfast Casseroles for Fall

One way I know fall is truly here is when I wake up craving anything but my usual bowl of yogurt and fruit. With the arrival of brisk mornings, I …

8 Body Weight Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Are you worried you don’t have the right gear for a good workout? Don’t be, says Michele Olson, Ph.D., professor of exercise science at Auburn …

Transgender Missouri Teen Was Allegedly Killed, Mutilated and Burned

A man accused in the murder of a transgender Missouri teen allegedly gouged out the victim’s eyes, stabbed the victim’s genitals multiple times, …

Mandatory evacuation ordered for parts of North Carolina ahead of Hurricane Maria

A mandatory evacuation was ordered for visitors on Ocracoke Island in North Carolina on Sunday ahead of Hurricane Maria.<p>The order goes into effect at …

Trump is now suggesting that people should boycott NFL games

Donald Trump, a racist idiot with nothing better to do than whine on Twitter while U.S. citizens in Puerto Rico are facing what <i>CNN</i> calls …

Why did one of the U.S. Navy’s most advanced subs return to port with a pirate flag?

An image posted to a Pentagon media site and tweeted by Scottish journalist Ian Keddie shows the USS Jimmy Carter, a Seawolf-class nuclear-powered submarine, returning to her home port in Washington Tuesday flying the American flag alongside the unmistakable pirate skull and crossed bones, known as …

Beheaded by the Nazis at age 21, Sophie Scholl died fighting against white supremacy

As a member of the White Rose, she called on the German public to wake up<p>“Such a fine, sunny day, and I have to go,” 21-year-old Sophie Scholl …

Siblings

Prince George's school menu wouldn't look out of place in a Michelin star restaurant

This hands down beats a cheese sandwich and a Penguin.<p>Prince George lives a charmed little life. He's a prince for starters, he lives in a palace, he wears adorably colour co-ordinated outfits with his younger sister Charlotte, and he gets to go to a lovely school which feeds him impeccably crafted …

Ancient Egyptian treasures uncovered in tomb near Valley of the Kings

Mummies, jewels and sarcophagi are among the 3,500-year-old treasures discovered in a goldsmith’s tomb in necropolis<p>A remarkable ancient Egyptian tomb has been discovered in the necropolis of Draa el-Naga, near Egypt’s famous Valley of the Kings.<p>The tomb consists of a small room at ground level and …

Archaeology