News Desk

Suspicions on True Origin of World’s Oldest ‘Impact Crater’ Have Now Been Confirmed
14th March 2021 | | Ancient, Earth, Humans

Earth and giant meteorites go way back, but new research confirms that what had been proposed as the oldest impact crater on the planet – the 100-kilometer (62-mile) wide Maniitsoq structure – isn’t actually an impact crater at all.

What Did I Come in Here For? New Study Explains The Weird ‘Doorway Effect’
12th March 2021 | | Humans, Weird

If you’ve ever walked into a room, then completely forgotten what you went in there for, you’ve experienced what’s known as the doorway effect: it’s almost as if the mind blanks itself as you change location, ready for some fresh experience or input.

Bronze age burial site in Spain suggests women were among rulers
12th March 2021 | | Ancient, Humans

A burial site found in Spain – described by archaeologists as one of the most lavish bronze age graves discovered to date in Europe – has sparked speculation that women may have been among the rulers of a highly stratified society….

A Wild Experiment Just Got Us Closer to Exploring Extra Dimensions
12th March 2021 | | Humans, Weird
Scientists have measured the smallest gravitational field yet, which has big implications for future research into dark matter, quantum gravity, and the possibility of extra dimensions.
Mexico Set to Legalize Marijuana, Becoming World’s Largest Market
12th March 2021 | | Humans, Misc.

Lawmakers in Mexico have approved a bill to legalize recreational cannabis, but in a country still marred by a deadly drug war, the proposal has proved divisive.

Scythian people weren’t just nomadic warriors, but sometimes settled down
12th March 2021 | | Ancient, Humans

Scythian people of ancient Ukraine led more complex lives than commonly assumed, according to a study published March 10, 2021.

Rare meteorite chunk traced by scientists to Gloucestershire driveway
10th March 2021 | | Ancient, Humans, Space

A lump of a rare meteorite that lit up the night sky over the UK and northern Europe last week has been recovered from a driveway in Gloucestershire.

Neanderthals disappeared from Europe thousands of years earlier than we thought
10th March 2021 | Ancient, Humans

Neanderthal remains believed to belong to some of the last survivors of the species in Europe are thousands of years older than once thought, according to a new study.

This little-known Native American society was once as powerful as the Aztecs and Incas
10th March 2021 | | Ancient, Humans

The Spiros were once “the single most powerful group ever to exist” in North America. This groundbreaking new exhibit in Oklahoma shares their story.

Research shows we’re surprisingly similar to Earth’s first animals
10th March 2021 | | Ancient, Animal Life, Earth, Humans

The earliest multicellular organisms may have lacked heads, legs, or arms, but pieces of them remain inside of us today, new research shows.

When Acid Makes You Feel Like Jesus
9th March 2021 | Humans, Misc.

Experts weigh in on the connection between the spiritual and the psychedelic and why some trippers feel like religious figures.

World’s oldest ‘pet cemetery’ discovered in ancient Egypt
9th March 2021 | | Ancient, Animal Life, Humans

Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered the oldest pet cemetery on record — a nearly 2,000-year-old burial ground filled with well-loved animals, including the remains of cats and monkeys still wearing collars stringed with shell, glass and stone beads, a new study finds.

The human footprints of Ojo Guareña
9th March 2021 | Ancient, Humans

The CENIEH has participated in the study of the prints of bare feet found at the Sala y Galerías de las Huellas site in the Ojo Guareña Karst Complex (Burgos), which are the marks left in a soft floor sediment of an exploration by a small group of people between 4600 and 4200 years ago.

Hazelnut find sheds light on Threave estate’s history
9th March 2021 | | Ancient, Humans

A tiny burnt hazelnut shell found on the Threave Estate near Castle Douglas has been radiocarbon dated back to the Mesolithic period.

Could lab-grown meat help tackle climate change?
9th March 2021 | | Animal Life, Earth, Humans

Last year, Singapore became the first country to allow the sale of lab-grown meat. BBC Minute takes a look at what lab-grown meat is and whether it could help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the future.

Octopuses Not Only Feel Pain Physically, But Emotionally Too, First Study Finds
7th March 2021 | | Animal Life, Humans

An important new study suggests octopuses are likely to feel and respond to pain in a similar way to mammals – the first strong evidence for this capacity in any invertebrate.

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