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15+ Science-Backed Tips Show What Your Daily Routine Should Be Like

Rise and shine the scientific way.<p>Wondering if it's better to workout in the morning or at night? Whether that multivitamin you pop every morning …

The Physics Behind the Strange Interstellar Asteroid 'Oumuamua

For the first time, humans have detected an interstellar asteroid—a space rock they're calling 'Oumuamua, which is a Hawaiian word meaning "scout." …

75 Years Ago, Scientists Conducted An Unprecedented Nuclear Experiment

Seventy-five years ago this week, scientists from the University of Chicago created the first controlled, self-sustained nuclear chain reaction, a feat that was essential in the development of an atomic bomb during World War II.<p>Enrico Fermi and his team of physicists secretly conducted the Chicago …

Ancient glue offers new insight into what may be Jesus' tomb

JERUSALEM — New archaeological tests have confirmed that the site many Christians believe to be the tomb of Jesus Christ dates back 1,700 years to A.D. 325, the same era when the Romans first identified the place as holy.<p>With invasions, fires and even earthquakes occurring at Jerusalem's Church of …

Archaeology

New Discovery Of World's Oldest Stone Tools

Scientists working in East Africa say they've unearthed the oldest stone tools ever found. They were apparently made 500,000 years before the human lineage evolved.<p>A team led by Sonia Harmand from Stony Brook University in New York found the tools in Kenya, near Lake Turkana. It's an area that's …

Labyrinth of tunnels of Turkish ancient underground city revealed

Experts say the network of tunnels in Turkey's Nevşehir province is likely to be the largest and most complex underground city in the world<p>Deep underground in the central Anatolian province of Nevşehir, the contours of an ancient city are taking shape, two years after it was discovered by …

Ancient Tomb Chiseled From a Solitary Rock in Saudi Arabia

In the barren, desert landscape of northern Saudi Arabia, an ancient tomb half-carved from a single rock rises four stories tall from the arid plain. Known as Qasr al-Farid (“lonely castle”), the unfinished structure dates back to the first century A.D. during the rule of the Nabateans. Located …

Archaeology

The Big Bang is going down

The Big Bang is about to collapse catastrophically, and that's a good thing.<p>First postulated in 1931, the Big Bang has been the standard theory of …

Universe

Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Are No Match For Medieval Potion

Recipe from Bald's Leechbook found to be highly effective against MRSA<p>Bloodletting, mercury cures, holes drilled in the head—many ancient medical remedies seem ill-advised based on our modern understanding of medicine. But researchers recently found that a thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon treatment …

Massive Underground City Found in Cappadocia Region of Turkey

Subterranean retreat may have sheltered thousands of people in times of trouble.<p>When the invaders came, Cappadocians knew where to hide: underground, in one of the 250 subterranean safe havens they had carved from pliable volcanic ash rock called tuff.<p>Now a housing construction project may have …

Archaeology

15 Poses to Help You Sleep Better

2.5K<p>SHARES<p>Ease into a restful night with a quiet yoga practice focused on deep breathing to calm your mind and release physical tension. This …

Boeing has patented a 'Star Wars'-style force field

It might sound futuristic — and it is. The patent isn't about stopping bullets or lasers or anything like that, though. Instead, it detects explosions near a vehicle, and then quickly heats up the air or water between the vehicle and the blast. The heat creates a plasma shield that is more dense …

Argentine archaeologists find secret Nazi lair in jungle

Stone structures in the remote region of Misiones are thought to be the ruins of a hideout build by Nazis, in case their leaders needed to flee Germany<p>A team of <b>Argentine</b> archaeologists investigating a series of ruins in the jungle, close to the border with Paraguay, believe they have discovered a</b> …

Iraq officials say ISIL ransacked ancient Assyrian site

Fighters of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group have desecrated another ancient Iraqi capital, the government said, razing parts of the 2,700-year-old city of Khorsabad, which is famed for its colossal statues of human-headed winged bulls.<p>Officials have said for several days they …

Ruins Of War: 15 Places Abandoned Due to Military Turmoil

Wars show through the physical devastation they leave behind. In many cases the effects can be seen decades later.

Grisly Ritual Revealed: How Bolivians Dissolved Bodies

At an ancient ritual complex in Bolivia, archaeologists discovered the ruins of a room where dead bodies were dissolved down to their bones in sizzling pots of caustic chemicals.<p>The researchers say people traveling in llama caravans may have brought their deceased relatives to be "defleshed" in …

Archaeology

Scan reveals 1,000-year-old mummified monk hidden in statue

<b>(CNN) —</b> A statue of a sitting Buddha that made its way from a temple in China to a market in the Netherlands revealed an extraordinary secret -- a 1,000-year-old mummified monk.<p>The mummy was discovered, encased in a cavity in the statue, when a private buyer brought it to an expert for restoration. …

Archaeology

Mass Grave With 200 Skeletons Found Under Supermarket In Central Paris

Archaeologists have made a strange and rather gruesome discovery under a supermarket in central Paris: an ancient mass grave containing the skeletal remains of more than 200 people.<p>The grave came to light after the Monoprix supermarket company called on the French National Institute for Preventive …

Elderly Mystery Woman Found Buried in Coffin Near Richard III

Archaeologists found a lead coffin buried in the ruins of an English medieval church, just feet from the grave of England's King Richard III. When they opened the tomb, they expected to find the skeleton of a knight or a friar. But instead, they found the bones of an elderly woman.<p>The woman's …

Archaeology

21 Photos Inside an Abandoned Mall Covered in Snow

Photographer Seph Lawless has an eye for decrepit and forgotten architecture. He has travelled around the U.S. to capture a plethora of abandoned …

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Impressive Batman Graffiti Found In Abandoned Building

This is the series of Batman graffiti that Redditor sneakylawyer (aren't they all?) found while "urban exploring" (read: smoking weed in abandoned …

Exploring the Eerie Interiors of an Abandoned French Chateau

After a fruitless search for the perfect home in France, Australian couple <b>Karina</b> and <b>Craig Waters</b> had all but given up hope before hearing of <b>Chateau de Gudanes,</b> an 18th century neoclassical mansion built by Parisian architect <b>Ange-Jacques Gabriel.</b> The decaying estate in the tiny town of Chateau …

The Last Few Years of a 94-Year-Old Woman’s Life Preserved In Photos of Her Untouched, Abandoned Home

Irish photographer Donal Moloney, straying a bit from the commercial photography he usually produces, shared with us a multimedia piece he recently …

Place Hacking an Abandoned Bowling Alley | Urban Ghosts

<i>(All images by Odin’s Raven, reproduced with permission)</i><p>Like many urban explorers, Dan Raven prefers to keep the names of the locations he …

7 Ways To Bring More Mindfulness Into Your Life Today

<b>By Melli O’Brien</b><p>A regular sitting practice is a powerful ally on the path to mindful living, but where mindfulness starts to get really interesting …

So Hum: Contemplation Meditation

151<p>SHARES<p>This contemplation meditation is an opportunity to focus "thinking mind" on the mystery of being.<p>The yogic mantra "so hum" is not only a …

Fix It with Food: Feel Better By Choosing the Right Nutrients for You

0<p>SHARES<p>These days it's no secret that what you eat affects your long-term health. But the foods you choose also can have an immediate impact on your …