Cheryl Pallas

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Egypt Pharaoh statue 'not Ramses II but different ruler'

<b>An ancient statue which was pulled from the mud in Cairo is not the Pharaoh Ramses II, but could be another king, Egypt's antiquities minister has said.</b><p>Khaled el-Anani told a news conference the statue was almost certainly Psamtek I, who ruled between 664 and 610BC.<p>Experts had thought the statue …

Ancient History

Humans May Have Arrived in North America 10,000 Years Earlier Than We Thought

The caves were hidden high above the Yukon's Bluefish River, at the base of a limestone ridge in the middle of a sprawling wilderness. When a …

Spot The Station

Watch the International Space Station pass overhead from several thousand worldwide locations. It is the third brightest object in the sky and easy …

Space

America’s liberal cities are readying to battle Donald Trump on almost every front

As a candidate and now as US president, Donald Trump has seemed hellbent on alienating urban voters.<p>During the campaign, the New Yorker repeatedly and, some would argue, offensively spoke of America’s “inner cities” as “war zones” where life was “hell” for African-Americans. City voters returned …

Bill de Blasio

NASA releases first results from ‘Year In Space’ twin study

The first results from NASA’s Year in Space brothers are in, and show glimpses of how stressful a trip to Mars could be for the human body.<p>Astronaut …

Genetics

Scientists Have Confirmed a Brand New Phase of Matter: Time Crystals

Constant motion without energy.<p>For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals - strange crystals …

Long-lost medieval kingdom discovered in Scotland

A team of archaeologists and volunteers has found the location of a long-lost early medieval kingdom in southern Scotland.<p>The excavation in Dumfries …

Robert Reich

Robert B. Reich is Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy at the University of California at Berkeley and Senior Fellow at the Blum Center for …

How to #StayOutraged Without Losing Your Mind

Self-Care Lessons for the Resistance<p>Since the election, a lot of people not previously involved in activism have jumped in with both feet. The ACLU …

Newly discovered 52-million-year-old fossil hints one fruit is a lot older than we thought

Paleontology

Top 10 Ancient Alcohols

Humans have been drinking alcohol for millennia. Anthropologists believe that alcohol may be the primary cause for the shift from hunter-gathering to …

Check Out This Jaw-dropping Image of Jupiter and the Moon

Does this stunning image of the moon give you chills? That’s how astrophotographer Greg Diesel Walck felt when taking the image.<p>"I've taken over …

North Carolina

Genomic analysis of Andamanese provides insights into ancient human migration into Asia and adaptation

Altmetric: 355<p>Citations: 9<p>More detail<p>Letter<p>Mayukh Mondal ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0003-0122-0323<br>• , Ferran Casals<br>• , Tina Xu<br>• , Giovanni M Dall'Olio<br>• , Marc …

Elon Musk Announces His Plan to Colonize Mars and Save Humanity

Elon Musk wants to go to Mars. And he wants you—especially if you are a NASA string-puller or deep-pocketed futurist—to help him get there.<p>Sporting …

The Technology - Mars One

Mars One has developed a realistic plan to establish a permanent settlement on Mars. This plan is built upon existing technologies available from …

Ancient flowers probably poisonous

Two fossil flowers, found perfectly preserved in amber, came from an asterid group that ultimately gave rise to some of the world’s most famous …

Dominican Republic

DSCOVR

Daily views of Earth on new NASA website

Each sequence of images shows the Earth as it rotates, revealing the whole globe over the course of a day from a million miles away. It’s cool!<p>NASA …

Where did the first dogs come from?

New DNA analysis says your pooch’s ancestors were Central Asian wolves<p>Dogs’ origin story goes something like this: sometime between 16,000 and 30,000 …

Hiker stumbles upon 1,200-year-old Viking sword while walking an ancient trail in Norway

A hiker in Norway has discovered an ancient sword while walking an ancient route in the mountains of Haukeli. The well-preserved sword has been dated …

How 'Human' Is This Newly Discovered Species?

The discovery of a new human-related species, named <i>Homo naledi</i>, has thrown the evolutionary biology world for a loop. The newfound species<i>,</i> uncovered …

Ancient monolith suggests humans lived on now-underwater archipelago

During a high-resolution mapping of the seafloor surrounding Sicily, researchers discovered an ancient treasure: a stone monolith spanning 39 feet, resting on the bottom of the Mediterranean.<p>Stunned, the researchers sent down divers with cameras and video recorders to get a closer look at the …

Archaeology