Friday, May 31, 2013
Thursday, May 30, 2013
losing that appendage to tissue damage.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
flowing liquid blood and muscle tissue the color of fresh meat, provoking theories that the species' blood possessed cryoprotective properties.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
man-made structure 70 meters across made of basalt boulders submerged about half a kilometer from shore in the Sea of Galilee in northern Israel that is of unknown origin, construction or purpose.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Monday, May 20, 2013
energetically inefficient wings for flight, concluding that flightless birds such as penguins lost their ability to fly as the adaptations for an aquatic lifestyle are unsuitable to maintain flight.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
ancient water pockets through boreholes into a Canadian mine that are at least 1.5 billion years old, possibly significantly older, part of an isolated and interconnected fluid system in the deep crust that contains chemicals that may able to support microbial life.
Thursday, May 9, 2013
identical origin to that found on Earth, implying water was already present on Earth at the formation of the Moon 4.5 billion years ago.
Monday, May 6, 2013
Hanging Gardens of Babylon, located not in Hillah as traditionally believed but 300 miles away in Nineveh and built not by Nebuchadnezzar but by the Assyrian ruler Sennacherib.
Friday, May 3, 2013
evidence of cannibalism by the early American colonists at the Jamestown settlement in Virginia during the harsh winter "starving time" of 1609-1610.