Scientists Just Determined That The Hirota People Of Japan Intentionally Deformed Their Skulls Centuries Ago
For decades, archaeologists have wondered why the skeletons unearthed on the Japanese island of Tanegashima had flattened heads — and now a new study is finally providing answers.
Analysis Of Vlad The Impaler’s Letters Suggests That He May Have Cried Tears Of Blood
Molecules left behind on letters written by the 15th-century Wallachian ruler suggest he may have suffered from hemolacria, a condition that causes blood-tinged tears.
This New AI-Powered App Allows Users To ‘Chat’ With Biblical Figures Like Jesus And Satan
Using ChatGPT, app developer Stéphane Peter created "Text With Jesus" to encourage conversation about faith — but it's also sparking its share of controversy.
Two Climbers Just Broke The Speed Record For Ascending Earth’s 14 Highest Mountains
"If I'm going to change this sport, the best way I can do it is by showing that women are just as capable as men on these high mountains."
This Texas Woman Was Just Attacked By A Snake And A Hawk — At The Same Time
Peggy Jones says she feels like the "luckiest person alive" after surviving the grisly attack with just a bloodied and bruised arm.
Inside The Destruction Of 11 Historic American Landmarks — And The Uninspired Structures That Took Their Place
From the original Penn Station to the Old Cincinnati Library, these majestic landmarks were demolished to make room for parking garages, offices, and more "modernized" buildings.
Gold Miners In Canada Just Unearthed The Most Well-Preserved Woolly Mammoth Ever Found In North America
The baby mammoth, dubbed Nun cho ga, likely died more than 35,000 years ago, but she's so well-preserved that scientists can see what she ate for her last meal.
Archaeologists In The Netherlands Just Unearthed A 2,000-Year-Old Roman Temple Complex
Archaeologists have found two temples that they believe were used by Roman soldiers as early as the first century C.E. along with altar stones and carvings of deities.
Archaeologists In Greece Unearth A 2,100-Year-Old Skeleton Buried On A Bronze Bed Decorated With Mermaids
The bed dates to the first century B.C.E. and was discovered alongside the remains of a wealthy woman who likely held a high position in ancient Greek society.
An Elderly Woman Stole A Jacket That Was Part Of An Art Exhibit Right Off The Wall Of The Picasso Museum In Paris
The woman even had the jacket altered by a tailor to fit her perfectly.
113-Million-Year-Old Fossil Reveals Flying Dinosaur Ancestor Likely Had Flamboyant Feathers On Its Head
Researchers studied a partial skull of the pterosaur and determined that the dinosaur cousins were likely covered in fuzz-like hairs and sported a bold crown of feathers.