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Analysis of blood stains on Turin Shroud reveals ‘severe polytrauma’ and a violent death

A new study, in the science journal Plos One, finds the iron particles on the Turin Shroud — a cloth supposedly used to wrap the corpse of Jesus …

Sunken remains of WWII soldiers may come home

The bodies of three soldiers who were never recovered from a sunken WWII aircraft may finally get their homecoming. LiveScience reports that possible human remains were recovered from a B-24 bomber nicknamed the Tulsamerican that crashed off the coast of Croatia toward the end of the war, some 73 …

America’s greatest eclipse is coming, and this man wants you to see it

NEW YORK — He approaches the first stranger with an expectant smile and an urgent query: “Do you know about the solar eclipse?”<p>The man shakes his head, and Mike Kentrianakis is launched. He’s here at the Hayden Planetarium as an emissary of the American Astronomical Society, and his mission is to …

Where to See Some of the World’s Oldest and Most Interesting Maps

Back when mapmaking was still a fledgling profession in the U.S., cartographers had a trick up their sleeves: they would insert fake towns into the …

King Tut's Wife May Be Buried in Newly Discovered Tomb

Famed archaeologist Zahi Hawass and his team say they've found evidence of a tomb that could belong to King Tut's wife.<p>The archaeologists eventually …

We may have cracked the mystery of Stonehenge

The more archaeologists study Stonehenge, the more mysteries unfold. But a coherent story is beginning to emerge.<p>Stonehenge is one the UK’s most visited tourist attractions – and one of the world’s most enigmatic ancient monuments. People come from all over the world to stare at the iconic stone …

The man who played Jar Jar Binks on how he survived being Jar Jar Binks

Despite being a successful artist in his own right, Ahmed Best has spent his entire career struggling with the vitriol he received for his turn as …

Donald Glover looks fly in first photo as Lando Calrissian in Star Wars' Han Solo prequel

Ron Howard's latest teaser from the set of <i>Star Wars</i>' untitled Han Solo prequel is the first proper look at one of the galaxy far, far away's true …

Astronomers Just Switched on a Device That Lets Them Observe The Milky Way's Black Hole

It starts...<p>Astronomers working with the European Space Agency's (ESO) Very Large Telescope (VLT) in Chile have just announced that a black …