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Signs of world’s first pictograph found in Göbeklitepe

ŞANLIURFA – Anadolu Agency<p>AA Photos<p>A scene on an obelisk found during excavations in Göbeklitepe, a 12,000-year-old site in the southeastern province …

The Archaeological Park of Sicilian Incompletion

My surreal trek through unfinished Italy<p>Modern places are made up of layers of incomplete visions of the future, and the result is a permanent state of impermanence. Giarre, a small Sicilian seaside town that lies in the shadow of Mount Etna, offers one of the world’s most startling concentrations …

My McNeil River Experience

My trip to McNeil River, Alaska actually started in November of 2014 when I read this <i>PetaPixel</i> article describing it. In the article they mentioned …

Jasper National Park

This Alberta park—the largest in the Canadian Rockies—is wild in every sense of the word. Its local residents include grizzly bears, moose, and elk.<p><b>Location:</b> Alberta<b><br>Date Established:</b> 1907<b><br>Size:</b> 2,774,500 acres<p>The largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, Jasper is wild in every sense of the …

Why You Still Shouldn't Panic About Car Hacking

Security researchers have figured out how to wirelessly hack into a car and take over its controls from anywhere in the world. But you're probably still safe.<p>This week, <i>Wired</i> published a fantastic and unsettling report on the current state of automotive hacking. Senior Writer Andy Greenberg put …

Beyond Pluto: 5 things left to explore in our solar system

With New Horizons' flyby of Pluto, spacecraft launched by humans have now visited the nine biggest planets (dwarf or otherwise) orbiting the …

Heroes, but just for one day: Fans of science fiction and fantasy dress up as their favourite characters at Comic Con 2015

Most people would do a double take if they spotted The Joker at the bus stop, a stormtrooper in Starbucks or Wolverine walking down the street.<p>But it …

Comic Books

5 Ways 'Star Trek' Philosophy Can Enrich Your Life (Gallery)

Star Trek Philosophy<p>Credit: CORBIS<p>"Star Trek" shows a vision of the future that we can certainly get behind. It's a universe where many can choose …

NASA's New Horizon captures 'near-true color' images of Pluto (VIDEO)

The US space agency has published the first 'near-true color' images of the remote dwarf planet Pluto and its largest satellite taken by the New …