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Moon Facts: Fun Information About the Earth’s Moon

The moon is the easiest celestial object to find in the night sky — when it’s there. Earth’s only natural satellite hovers above us bright and round until it seemingly … Continue reading

November 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

1,200-year-old ash of Alaska volcano found in Antrim bog

What’s the link between a peaceful bog close to the shores of Lough Neagh and a volcano in Alaska? read more 1,200-year-old ash of Alaska volcano found in Antrim bog … Continue reading

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Picatrix: The Ancient Arabian Book of Astrology and Occult Magic

The Picatrix is an ancient Arabian book of astrology and occult magic dating back to the 10th or 11th century, which has gained notoriety for the obscene natural of its … Continue reading

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Why We Yawn

The human body exhibits many unusual behaviors, and foremost among them might be the yawn. An involuntary reflex that serves no clear purpose, yawning can sometimes seem like one of … Continue reading

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The Lonely Train Yard

Not too far south of Tokyo sits a yard of retired trains of varying ages. The oldest residents are two steam locomotives dating back over half a century, they sit … Continue reading

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Creepy Caringbah campus a ghostly reminder of old school days

IT was once a hive of activity full of students eager to learn.But due to an unstable foundation, Caringbah High School’s north campus was abandoned in 2010 leaving behind lessons … Continue reading

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Aboriginal rock art discovered on Sydney’s northern beaches a major ancient archaeological find

A series of ancient hand stencils, either white or red in colour, and motifs representing eels and a crescent moon, we’re found on rock faces and overhangs on land owned … Continue reading

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Prometheus 2 to have “fresher form of alien”

Ridley Scott wants a different kind of alien to be causing havoc in Prometheus 2.This article contains a potential spoiler for Prometheus 2. read more Prometheus 2 to have “fresher … Continue reading

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Brain Training Can Teach Synesthesia-Like Perception

For 95.6% of the people reading this, every word in this article excluding hyperlinks will appear black. The remaining 4.4% will have a different experience altogether. Perhaps the M’s will … Continue reading

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From Hell is being turned into a TV show at FX

From Hell, the stunning graphic novel by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell based on the story of Jack the Ripper, is being developed for TV.Deadline reports that FX has hired … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Extraterrestrials on a Comet Are Faking Climate Change. Or Something..

You’ve surely heard the exciting news that the European Space Agency successfully landed a small spacecraft on the surface of Comet 67P—or perhaps we should say “Comet 67P.” Because what … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Stunning Images Show Philae Drifting Across the Surface of Comet 67P/C-G

Last week, on November 12, the European Space Agency’s Philae lander broke free from the Rosetta spacecraft and embarked on a solo journey to Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The lander took seven … Continue reading

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Trip Through Time / Passion sustains legend even if unproven / Heinrich Schliemann 1822-1890 in Troy

The ruins of Troy in western Turkey are known for the legend of the Trojan Horse. It is the place where Heinrich Schliemann, a 19th-century businessman-turned-archaeologist, realized his childhood dream … Continue reading

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25 Alternate Versions Of Superman That Are Bizarrely Cool

Superman is without a doubt the most popular and beloved superhero in pop history, even though Batman’s and Spiderman’s fans might disagree with this statement. His popularity and mainstream influence … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

1,100 year old coin found in Mildenhall declared as treasure

A coin minted more than 1100 years ago and uncovered in a field near Mildenhall has been declared treasure at an inquest.The silver penny from the reign of Edmund when … Continue reading

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Gorbachev Tried To Get George Bush To Spoil Who Killed Laura Palmer

Twin Peaks can add another fanatic to its long list of obsessed fans, one Mikhail Gorbachev. In fact, the former President of the Soviet Union was so into Twin Peaks … Continue reading

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Exclusive Look At The Cast Of Syfy’s 12 Monkeys Is Full Of Secrets

We have an exclusive gallery from Syfy’s new 12 Monkeys TV series along with official character bios, glimpses at the mysterious time traveling machine and the new face of James … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

When Medieval Scribes Turned Damaged Paper into Clever Art

The thick, polished animal skin used as paper during the Medieval era wasn’t very strong. It was really easy to rip during cleaning and preparation. But nobody could afford to … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Heatwave hell as 5000 dead bats drop from trees in Casino, northern NSW

Temperatures rocketed to 44 degrees in Casino on Saturday, sparking the mass deaths of up to 5000 flying foxes, many of which simply dropped out of trees and were dead … Continue reading

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Siberian crater mystery will be resolved soon, scientists say

A remote and incredibly deep crater was located in the northern portions of the Yamal Peninsula in Siberia has been dubbed the ‘End of World’ crater for its locations name, … Continue reading

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Roswell Researcher Claims To Have Alien Body Photos

It’s been 67 years long years of conspiracies and the Roswell UFO incident still manages to capture headlines and our attention. Books, Internet headlines, and POP culture references have all … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dark age burial site could be remains of legendary Saxon kings

Archaeologists have found more than 20 skeletons which could belong to an early Anglo Saxon royal dynasty.Experts date the burial plot to around 650AD – around 100 years after the … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

10 Most Compelling Pieces Of Evidence That Prove Alternate Realities Are Real (Allegedly)

The concept of alternate realities s one that’s appeared in science fiction throughout history, but it’s one of those sci-fi concepts that might actually have some basis in reality. read … Continue reading

November 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

These Unused Cybermen Designs Are Utterly Creeptastic

The latest version of the Cybermen on Doctor Who looks sleek and pretty cool… but they could have looked more insectoid and shown more of their former existence as organic … Continue reading

November 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

CT scans of treasure chest reveal hidden brooches, gold ingots and ivory beads

The mystery surrounding the contents of a Viking pot has been solved after researchers carried out a CT scan on the ancient artefact.Archaeologists had been unable to open the pot … Continue reading

November 17, 2014 · Leave a comment
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