CARBON IN 3.95 BILLION-YEAR-OLD ROCKS IS FROM ANCIENT LIFE
Graphite particles suggest that the first organisms emerged on Earth almost 4 billion years ago during one of the most violent periods in our planet's history.
ANTIKYTHERA SHIPWRECK HINTS AT SPECTACULAR TROVE OF STATUES
Marine archaeologists have recovered a bronze arm from an ancient shipwreck off the Greek island of Antikythera, where the remains of at least seven more priceless statues from the classical world are believed to lie buried.
HAS THE MYSTERIOUS VOYNICH MANUSCRIPT BEEN DECODED?
A history researcher says that it's nothing more than a mostly plagiarized guide to women's health.
THIS YEAR, SCIENTISTS WILL SEND MESSAGES TO SEARCH FOR ALIENS
Many SETI astronomers aren't content with only scanning the airwaves for signs of ET. Instead, they think we should also be actively reaching out to the cosmos on behalf of planet Earth. Others do not agree.
RUSSIA AND U.S. TO BUILD MOON STATION
The countries have agreed to cooperate on a NASA-led program to build the first lunar space station, part of a long-term project to send humans to Mars.
COULD WE SOON REVERSE DEATH?
In a few months a U.S. firm called Bioquark will start trying to 'reawaken the dead' in Latin America. The method, has not been tested on animals. A trial proposal last year to do it in India, was shut down.
FARMING EVOLVED 10,000 YEARS EARLIER THAN THOUGHT Ancient hunter-gatherers began to systemically control the evolution of crops up to thirty thousand years ago--around ten millennia before experts previously thought--according to new research by the University of Warwick. field" between the brush and the rubber hand.
MYSTERY SKULLS IN WORLD'S "OLDEST TEMPLE" Carved skulls indicate, say some, that Gobekli Tepe, known for enigmatic monumental pillars carved with animals and shapes, was an ancestor worship site.
HUNDREDS OF 7000-YEAR-OLD STONE STRUCTURES DISCOVERED IN SAUDI ARABIA
An article in the journal Arabian Archaeology and Epigraphy discusses the discovery of almost 400 mysterious stone structures at Harrat Khaybar, in west-central Saudi Arabia. The structures are believed to be around 7000 years old (that's more than 2000 years older than the pyramids of Egypt).
LONG, STRANGE HISTORY OF PEOPLE FILING FLYING SAUCER PATENTS According to Google Patents, around 192 items in this specific classification are listed as being produced in the U.S., with three particular surges in their creation--an initial jump in the years between 1953 and 1956, a second wind between 1965 and 1971, and an unusually dramatic surge in such inventions between the years 2001 and 2004.
NASA SAYS MARS HAS A TWISTED MAGNETIC TAIL
Mars has an invisible magnetic 'tail' that is twisted by interaction with the solar wind, according to new research using data from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft.
STEPHEN HAWKING FEARS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE WILL REPLACE HUMANS
In an interview with Wired Magazine, Prof Hawking said that he believes artificial intelligence (AI) will eventually reach a level where it will essentially be a "new form of life that will outperform humans."
MYSTERIOUS OBJECT FROM DEEP SPACE HAS ENTERED THE SOLAR SYSTEM
It appears to have come down on the plane from 122 degrees, from the direction of the star Vega, in the constellation Lyra. And, mysteriously, its path did not indicate the curved ellipse typical of clockwork-like returning comets. OUR UNIVERSE SHOULD NOT EXIST, CERN ANTIMATTER STUDY SAYS
A new "cutting edge" experiment reveals the vast depths of human ignorance about the cosmos. Why didn't antimatter and matter annihilate each other after the Big Bang?
Atlantis Rising Conversations
Frank Joseph on: Atlantis in the Azores from Issue105
Could a Newly Discovered Underwater Pyramid Resurrect an Old Hypothesis?
Michael Cremo on: The Holloman Gravel Pit Finds from Issue105
Steven Sora on: Templar Treasure and the Forbidden Island from Issue105
Could the lost Trail Lead to Hawaii?
Robert Schoch on: his journey to Gunung Padang from Issue104
The Case for Lost Ice Age Civilization in Indonesia
Susan Martinez on: Global Drying from Issue104
Doesn't Drying Mean Cooling?
Maybe It's Not Warming that Should Most Alarm Us.
William Stoecker on the Beasts of Beringia from Issue104
How Could Earth's Many Species Get to Where We Find Them?