Marcel Matulessy

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A hailstorm left two animals dead at a Colorado zoo and 14 people injured

<b>(CNN) —</b> Chunks of hail the size of golf balls rained havoc on a Colorado zoo on Monday, shattering windows, damaging cars and sending animals and humans running for cover.<p>The massive hailstorm damaged buildings and animals habitats at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs. The zoo will be …

Weather

Scientists find planets where life could have started just like it did on Earth

1/30 Earth from the ISS<p>2/30 Frosty slopes of Mars<p>3/30 Orion Capsule splashes down<p>4/30 The Soyuz TMA-15M rocket launch<p>5/30 Yellowstone from space<p>6/30 …

Astronomy

Scientists Present New Theory Explaining Why We're the Only Humans on Earth

"So, we thought, why not turn to the most glaring fact of all?"<p>It’s easy to forget that we’re a single species within the genus <i>Homo</i> because everyone …

Population

Alien Skulls Found Near A Nazi Briefcase In Isolated Russian Mountain

<b>Alien skulls allegedly discovered near a Nazi briefcase in an isolated mountain area have prompted shocking beliefs that the totalitarians had</b> …

Paranormal

Nearly 100 bodies found at a Texas construction site were probably black people forced into labor -- after slavery ended

<b>(CNN) —</b> Months after a Texas school district broke ground on a new technical center, archaeologists there made a surprising discovery: the long-buried remains of 95 people.<p>The first remains were discovered in February in Sugar Land, a suburb southwest of Houston. And now officials have learned who …

Sugarland

'A goldmine': mummies' secrets uncovered in Egypt

Deep below the sands of the Saqqara necropolis, archaeologists have uncovered a unique discovery they say reveals the secrets of the ancient Egyptian mummies.<p>A mummification workshop and adjoining burial shaft as well as five mummies, their bejewelled sarcophagi, figurines, and a gilded silver and …

Archaeology

'Ghost particle' found in Antarctica provides astronomy breakthrough

<b>(CNN) —</b> For the first time, scientists have been able to trace the origins of a ghostly subatomic particle that traveled 3.7 billion light-years to Earth. The tiny, high-energy cosmic particle is called a neutrino, and it was found by sensors deep in the Antarctic ice in the IceCube …

Physics

Famed British Geologist Was Spectacularly Wrong About Stonehenge

In 1923, famed British geologist Herbert Henry Thomas published a seminal study on Stonehenge, claiming to have found the precise spots where …

Archaeology

Archaeologists uncover gate to biblical city of Zer

• ><br>• ><p>Archaeologist at biblical city of Zer. (photo credit: HANAN SHAFIR)<p>X<p>Dear Reader,<br>As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than …

30,000-Year-Old Hidden Writing system Discovered at Sacsayhuamán

<b>According to a researcher, there is a 30,000-Year-Old ‘hidden’ writing system at the megalithic site of Sacsayhuamán.</b><p>According to a thought-provoking …

Gerucht: 'Star Wars: Episode IX' terug naar Yavin-IV

Naar het schijnt trekt de productie van Star Wars: Episode IX naar Cardington Airship Sheds. Dat is een opnamelocatie van A New Hope en ook Rogue …

Alle Skywalker-films verzameld op één poster

Lucasfilm en Disney hebben een speciale nieuwe poster vrijgegeven voor de San Diego Comic-Con. Die verenigt voor het eerste alle filmreeksen in de …

How did a cockatoo reach 13th century Sicily?

Share selection to:<p>Among the hand-written documents, books, and ancient artefacts in the Vatican Library is a 13th century manuscript on falconry …

But, Seriously, Where Are the Aliens?

Humanity may be as few as 10 years away from discovering evidence of extraterrestrial life. Once we do, it will only deepen the mystery of where alien intelligence might be hiding.<p>Enrico Fermi was an architect of the atomic bomb, a father of radioactivity research, and a Nobel Prize–winning …

Universe

Enigmatic Stone Balls from 5,000 Years Ago Continue to Baffle Archaeologists

Some of the most enigmatic human-made objects from Europe's late Stone Age — intricately carved balls of stone, each about the size of a baseball — …

8-meter python slain after swallowing woman in Southeast Sulawesi

Local resident Wa Tiba was found dead inside the belly of a 8-meter python in Muna regency, Southeast Sulawesi on Friday.<p>Muna Police chief Adj. Sr. …

How our colonial past altered the ecobalance of an entire planet

It brought riches to Britain and many other European nations; played a major role in enslaving more than 10 million Africans; and created the first global markets in cotton, tobacco and sugar. But now colonialism has been accused of having an even greater influence. It is claimed that it changed …

Anthropocene

The Startling Alternative Theory of How Humans Arrived in America

On an island off the east coast of Maryland, a stone spearpoint sticking out of a coastal cliff stuns archaeologists. It asks a big question: Could …

Japanese “UFO Boy” Can Allegedly Contact UFOs Telepathically

Japanese social media was abuzz this weekend with news of a 13-year-old boy who can allegedly contact UFOs telepathically. The photos of unidentified …

Rechtszaak om Molukse treinkaping gaat verder

De nabestaanden denken dat de Staat destijds onrechtmatig heeft gehandeld, omdat de twee treinkapers werden doodgeschoten terwijl ze al zwaargewond …

Prehistoric mysteries from Judea to Stonehenge unearthed in Jerusalem

Shamanic burials in prehistoric Israel.<p>><br>• ><p>A human skull with facial features modelled in lime plaster from Kfar HaHoresh. (photo credit: Courtesy)<p>An …

Is This Inscribed Stone a Notorious Forgery—or the Answer to America’s Oldest Mystery?

Scholars will take a fresh look at the authenticity of a rock purporting to reveal the fate of the Lost Colony of Roanoke Island.<p>On a fall morning in 1937, an Emory University geologist was walking down a hallway in the alumni building when he bumped into a middle-aged man carrying a rock. The man …

Archaeology Dig In Spain Yields Prehistoric 'Crystal Weapons'

Even in modern times we are fascinated by crystals – from the diamonds we use as a sacred symbol of partnership, to the plethora of ‘healing’ gems …

Ancient Lost City of Mardaman Uncovered in Iraq

Ruins from the lost city of Mardaman, which dates back some 4,800 years, have been discovered in the Kurdistan region of northern Iraq, …

25 Mysterious Archaeological Discoveries No One Can Explain

Despite all the things we’ve learned about ancient history, there’s still many unexplained archaeological discoveries. Most discoveries give us a …

Black Achilles

The Greeks didn’t have modern ideas of race. Did they see themselves as white, black – or as something else altogether?<i>By Tim Whitmarsh</i>Read at Aeon

Hawaiians race home for pets, essentials during lull in volcano eruptions

PAHOA, Hawaii (Reuters) - Hawaiians forced to flee repeated eruptions of the Kilauea volcano, which has already destroyed 26 homes as it spews rivers of lava and fountains of toxic gases into residential areas, were allowed to make a quick visits home on Sunday to rescue pets, medication and other …

Geology

Researchers Have Found The Legendary Hall Of Records

Egypt seems to be a place where many mysteries of the world we live in exist. There are of course the pyramids and the mystical giant Sphinx. These …

A 3,000-Year-Old Chariot-Pulling Horse Has Been Found In A Very Special Tomb In The Nile River Valley

A new study dates this ancient horse to between 1005 to 893 BCE, and so far this is the only fully intact skeleton of a horse from this age to have …

Secret Nazi experimental plane was an epic piece of vaporware

Behold the incredibly weird-looking Horten Ho 229 -- an all-wing "wonder weapon" plane that the Nazis frantically developed even as they were …