Mysterious Ancient Stone Monuments

ADVERTISEMENTS ADVERTISEMENTS It’s easy to imagine the Sahara as a lifeless and timeless place, where the relentless forces of nature rule supreme over any sense of human history. However, that’s far from the truth. Discover more: Mysterious Ancient Stone Monuments

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Gigantic Blob Carcass

No matter how hard they tried, authorities in Hawaii just couldn’t get rid of a giant floating marshmallowy creature that kept washing up on their coastline. Fortunately, since the blob was being so stubborn, it provided scientists with some solid insights into marine life and the local environment. Learn more: Gigantic Blob Carcass ADVERTISEMENTS

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WhatsApp, Messenger, And Instagram

Facebook is planning to integrate its three instant messaging apps, WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, and Instagram’s direct message function, it has been revealed. The plans come from Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s CEO, himself, The New York Times reports. Discover more: WhatsApp, Messenger, And Instagram

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Wi-Fi Signals To Charge Electronics

Modern humans are power-hungry. Much of what we do requires electronic devices, most of which have to be charged. But what if you could just walk around while your device charged up automatically? Well, that dream is now a bit closer to reality thanks to a new breakthrough. Learn more: Wi-Fi Signals To Charge Electronics

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The Most And The Least Corrupted Countries In The World

The think-tank Transparency International has published the 2018 version of its Corruption Perception Index (CPI), which the organization has been running since 1995. The index, which looks at 180 countries, revealed that more than two-thirds of countries scored less than 50 out of 100 in this year’s CPI. Learn more: The Most And The Least […]

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The Land Of An Uncontacted Tribe

Another US missionary is reported to have entered the territory of an uncontacted tribe in Brazil, potentially putting them in grave danger, just two months after Jonathan Chau was killed by an uncontacted tribe on an island in the Bay of Bengal. Learn more: The Land Of An Uncontacted Tribe

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Why Alexander The Great Didn’t Rot For Six Days

It’s one of humanity’s most enduring fears, classic nightmare fuel that has transcended time, continents, and civilizations – and makes a killing (ahem) at the box office: fear of being declared dead when you’re not, and being utterly helpless to stop it. Discover more: Why Alexander The Great Didn’t Rot For Six Days

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DNA Debunks Conspiracy Theory Leading Nazi Was Replaced With A Doppelgänger

Few characters from the 20th century are surrounded by conspiracy theories more than Hitler’s confidant and deputy Führer, Rudolf Hess. Everything from his sexuality to his suicide has been swamped with speculation, but few suspicions have stuck more than the widely-spouted imposter theory. Learn more: DNA Debunks Conspiracy Theory Leading Nazi Was Replaced With A […]

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Sea Cucumbers

Sea cucumbers may not have the most exciting of reputations. Yes some of them look fabulous, but to be honest they’re shaped like a vegetable and it was thought they moved about as fast as one too. Not so, says a new study. Sea cucumbers are surprisingly speedy. Discover more: Sea Cucumbers

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The Lost Tomb Of Antony And Cleopatra

A number of media outlets have been making claims about the discovery of Antony and Cleopatra’s tomb during a recent project at Taposiris Magna, Egypt. Unfortunately, it looks like many of these headlines are a bit overstated. The tomb of the infamous lovers has not yet been found – although that could soon change. Learn […]

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