Archaeologists Discover Remains Of Three Different Cats Inside Ancient Egyptian Mummy
Instead of finding the remains of one whole cat, researchers found a ball of fabric, five hind leg bones, and nothing else.
11-Year-Old Girl Wrestles With Deadly Crocodile To Save Her 9-Year-Old Friend
"Since I was the eldest among the other seven children, I felt the urge to save her. So, I jumped into the water and swam to where she was struggling to float."
Inside The Life Of John Tubman, Harriet’s Husband Who Didn’t Follow Her North
Harriet Tubman had been married to John Tubman for five years when she escaped slavery in 1849. She came back for him — but he'd already found another woman.
How Long Would Humanity Last In A Vampire Apocalypse? A Physicist Built A Calculator To Find Out
"I love it when we can apply mathematical models to even the most surprising things."
Body Found After Hiker Fell While Livestreaming His Climb Up Japan’s Mount Fuji On YouTube
Hiking Mount Fuji outside of the summer months has been discouraged by authorities, but currently there is no law banning climbers from attempting to scale the famous landmark.
The Unbelievable Story Of William Still, The ‘Father Of The Underground Railroad’ Buried By History
William Still helped some 800 slaves escape to freedom, but his heroism is often overshadowed by Harriet Tubman's.
Researchers Traced The Ancestral Homeland Of Modern Humans To Botswana
"We've known for a long time that modern humans originated in Africa roughly 200,000 years ago... but what we hadn't known until the study was where exactly this homeland was."
Archaeologists Uncover 800-Year-Old ‘Treasure Tunnels’ Of The Knights Templar Under Israeli City
"During the Crusades, the Knights Templar battle for God, gold, and glory. Somewhere in the modern city of Acre lies their command center, and possibly their treasure."
Hunter Gored To Death By Deer’s Antlers After He Thought He Killed It
"I've worked for the Game and Fish Commission for 20 years, and it's one of the stranger things that's happened."
Farmer Grows A 910-Pound Pumpkin And Turns It Into A Boat
"He chose a spot where the water ran off easily, keeping it cool in the heat of the day, keeping it watered and making sure that squash beetles didn’t overtake it."
Watch Rats Drive Tiny Cars In A New Behavioral Experiment
"I do believe that rats are smarter than most people perceive them to be, and that most animals are smarter in unique ways than we think."