Gerardo Zavala

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850,000-year-old human footprints found in Norfolk

The oldest human footprints found outside Africa, dated at between 850,000 and 950,000 years old, have been discovered on the storm-lashed beach at Happisburgh in Norfolk, one of the fastest-eroding stretches of the British coast. Within a fortnight, the sea tides that had exposed the prints last …

Blue Moon ahead!

Blue Moon coming up tomorrow night – August 20-21.<p>And remember it’s a “seasonal” Blue Moon … the third of four full moons in a season, coming up on …

Astronomy

A 12-Year-Old's Quest To Remake Education, One Arduino At A Time

Twelve-year-old electronics prodigy Quin Etnyre wanted to make education more fun. So he became a teacher.<p>Quin Etnyre walks to the front of a crowded room at Deezmaker 3D Printers and Hackerspace in Pasadena, California. He adjusts his laptop on the workbench, then looks up and addresses the class. …

4 Parasites That Want To Invade Your Brain

They just want a nice home! And to destroy you.<p>In the past month, two different 12-year-olds have made headlines after being hospitalized with an extremely rare, horrifying infection: the brain-eating amoeba.<p>Found mostly in warm freshwater lakes, rivers and hotsprings, <i>Naegleria fowleri</i> can travel …

Photographer Turns Water Into Ghostly Faces

Seriously, try not to see faces in these images.<p>By using a special type of film that takes a physical impression of moving water, photographer Moses Hacmon created these totally astounding images. He calls the series "Faces of Water," and after hearing that, it's hard not to see some actual faces …

Homemade Cinnamon Toast Crunch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Thanks to Tieghan from Half Baked Harvest, you can enjoy your favorite childhood cereal without ending up in a sugar coma.</i><p>As a kid, Cinnamon …

Death-Ray Terror Plot Uncovered in NY