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This Week In History News, Apr. 8 – 14

This Week In History News, Apr. 8 – 14

Holocaust poll reveals mass ignorance, one little bone rewrites early human history, analysis shows that fabled Viking sunstones may have been real.
Fisherman Performs C-Section On Shark, Releasing Dozens Of Pups

Fisherman Performs C-Section On Shark, Releasing Dozens Of Pups

The fisherman thought he was catching an average sevengill shark, but he was in for a surprise once he got it on board.
Incest Dad Kills Daughter-Lover And Their Baby In Murder-Suicide

Incest Dad Kills Daughter-Lover And Their Baby In Murder-Suicide

Police are trying to piece together a timeline of the four-person murder-suicide.
Shocking Number Of Millennials Ignorant Of Holocaust, Poll Finds

Shocking Number Of Millennials Ignorant Of Holocaust, Poll Finds

Of 1,350 American adults interviewed, 70 percent say fewer people seem to care about the Holocaust than they used to.
Police Are Using New “Crime-Predicting” Technology To Monitor The Public

Police Are Using New “Crime-Predicting” Technology To Monitor The Public

The software will learn the way humans do, through experiences rather than hard wiring.
A Washed Up Sperm Whale Had 64 Pounds Of Plastic In Its Stomach

A Washed Up Sperm Whale Had 64 Pounds Of Plastic In Its Stomach

The garbage ingested by this whale clogged its digestive system and caused it rupture.
Louisiana Senate Votes To Ban Sex Between Humans And Animals — The Vote Was 25-10

Louisiana Senate Votes To Ban Sex Between Humans And Animals — The Vote Was 25-10

The bill seeks to clarify some very confusing and outdated language in current law.
Mummified Monkey Found In Old Minneapolis Department Store

Mummified Monkey Found In Old Minneapolis Department Store

The mummified monkey was found by a construction team that was gutting the inside of a century-old building.
Study Shows That People Are More Willing To Seek Treatments, But Only For Unrealistic Benefits

Study Shows That People Are More Willing To Seek Treatments, But Only For Unrealistic Benefits

The cost of treatments to reduce cardiovascular risk isn't just in their out of pocket price or side effects, but in their simple inconvenience.
NASA Has Sent Sperm Into Orbit To Find Out If Space Babies Are Possible

NASA Has Sent Sperm Into Orbit To Find Out If Space Babies Are Possible

Scientists hope the samples will reveal whether or not gravity affects the motility of sperm – ultimately deciding whether or not reproduction can occur in space.
Discovery Of 85,000-Year-Old Finger Bone Drastically Shifts Timeline Of Human Migration

Discovery Of 85,000-Year-Old Finger Bone Drastically Shifts Timeline Of Human Migration

This fossil may point to a radically different path in terms of human history.