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Complex engineering and metal-work discovered beneath ancient Greek ‘pyramid’
18th January 2018 | | Ancient, Humans, Tech

Latest find on Cyclades’ Keros includes evidence of metal-working and suggests the beginnings of an urban centre, say archaeologists.

This Is What The Entire Known Universe Looks Like in a Single Image
17th January 2018 | | Space, Tech, Weird

Created by musician and artist Pablo Carlos Budassi, the image is based on logarithmic maps of the Universe put together by Princeton University researchers and images produced by NASA.

Spitzer and Hubble Telescopes Provide 3D Journey through Magnificent Orion Nebula
16th January 2018 | | Space, Tech

By adding depth and structure to the amazing images, this fly-through helps elucidate the Universe for the public, both educating and inspiring.

The asteroids most likely to hit Earth
15th January 2018 | | Earth, Humans, Space, Tech

If you glean any politics from this article, take away the moral imperative for our civilization to improve our long-term thinking and invest well in planetary asteroid detection and deflection.

New technology is changing the way Guatemala views its ancient past
15th January 2018 | Ancient, Humans, Tech

New laser technology is helping expand scientific knowledge of ancient Mayan sites, and has enabled scientists to uncover an ancient city in the rainforest of Guatemala.

Peru’s Alpine Herders Revive Ancient Technologies to Face the Future
10th January 2018 | | Ancient, Humans, Tech

To improve access to water and save livestock, indigenous groups in Canchayllo and Miraflores have restored abandoned dams, reservoirs and canals that date back over 3,000 years.

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