Oct 20, 2021
Only Known Crusader Encampment Unearthed in Israel
On the eve of combat, Frankish Crusader knights broke camp near a spring in what is now Israel before moving into position to meet the Muslim armies of Saladin. The next day, July 4,...
Oct 19, 2021
Human-Like Footprints Date to 6.05 Million Years Ago
The oldest known human-like footprints may be even older than previously believed, reports Jacinta Bowler for Science Alert. New research suggests the controversial fossilized...
Oct 18, 2021
Lab-Grown Coffee Passes Taste Test
In the not-too-distant future, your morning jolt of joe might be made in a bioreactor. A team of Finnish scientists has created coffee in the lab from cell cultures that both smell...
Sep 8, 2021
Armyworms Attacking Lawns on ‘Unprecedented’ Scale
It’s a sad scene for many homeowners across the country: yards of green grass go brown in just a matter of hours. Fall armyworms are on the march, turning lawns—as well...
Aug 24, 2021
'Worst Invasive Weed' Sold at Many Garden Centers
A homeowner heads to the garden center to buy ornamental grass for the yard. They plant it, thinking it is a good way to green things up—only to find the new variety soon takes...
Aug 11, 2021
Near-Perfect Cave Lion Cub Corpse Found in Permafrost
The video shows scientists examining a dead lion cub. They take hair samples from the tiny corpse, which looks like it might have died only a few days ago. In fact, it has been...
May 18, 2021
Archaeologists Accidentally Discover 250 Ancient Tombs
An archaeological survey crew accidentally discovered some 250 rock-cut tombs at the Al-Hamidiyah necropolis near Sohag, Egypt. The graves range in age from the end of the Old...
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