Vegga Chrisdiansyah Diwan

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Scans Reveal Strange Warm Spot At Giza Pyramid

Probably not grain storage...or a Stargate<p>There's a lot we know about the iconic Pyramids at Giza. We know they were built thousands of years ago to hold royal mummies and grave goods (not grain). The pyramids were likewise not the home/landing site/temples of aliens dead set on taking over …

Archaeology

Searching Online May Make You Think You're Smarter Than You Are

Using the Internet is an easy way to feel omniscient. Enter a search term and the answers appear before your eyes.<p>But at any moment you're also just a few taps away from becoming an insufferable know-it-all. Searching for answers online gives people an inflated sense of their own knowledge, …

Are solar eclipses more common than lunar eclipses?

It’s sometimes said that, on a worldwide scale, solar eclipses outnumber lunar eclipses by about a three to two margin. True?<p>There are several lunar …

NASA: Crucial Calif. Snow Reserve Even Drier Than Last Year

If you want to know why California is parched, look up into its mountains.<p>An important snow reserve in the Sierra Nevada mountains that provides water for millions of Californians is at only about 40 percent of its 2014 level -– which was one of the driest years on record, a new NASA survey …

Microsoft's MS-DOS app will make you actually want a Windows Phone

In a surprisingly elaborate prank, Microsoft brought back MS-DOS Wednesday in the form of a Windows Phone app.<p>The app, which features both the …