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New Theory Explains Mysterious Interstellar Object ‘Oumuamua

A new scenario based on computer simulations accounts for all of the observed characteristics of the first known interstellar object to visit our solar...

Are Exiled Moons the Answer to Astronomical Mysteries?

Moons ejected from orbits around gas giant exoplanets could explain several astronomical mysteries, an international team of astronomers suggests. Researchers led by Mario Sucerquia,...

The Ancient Crocodile That Preyed on Dinosaurs

Two fossils, one found more than a century ago and another collected 70 years later, were the clues that enabled a Masters student to...

Sword of Goujian Found to Be Sharp and Untarnished After 2,000 Years

When an archaeological team excavated ancient tombs of the Chinese Spring and Autumn Period (771 to 476 B.C.), they discovered a long sword covered...

Quarrying of Stonehenge ‘Bluestones’ Dated to 3000 BC

Excavations at two quarries in Wales, known to be the source of the Stonehenge "bluestones," provide new evidence of megalith quarrying 5,000 years ago,...

‘Vampire Burial’ Reveals Efforts to Prevent Child’s Return From Grave

Archaeologists found the remains of a 10-year-old child with a stone inserted into his or her mouth at a 5th-century Italian cemetery.  The discovery...

All You Need to Know About the Milky Way

For thousands of years, people have been puzzling over the milky strip that extends across the entire firmament. In the modern era, Galileo Galilei...

More Mystery Objects Found Near Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole

Astronomers have discovered several bizarre objects at the Galactic Center that are concealing their true identity behind a smokescreen of dust; they look like...

Could a Multiverse Be Hospitable to Life?

A Multiverse — where our Universe is only one of many — might not be as inhospitable to life as previously thought, according to...

11 Strange Facts About Dreams

There are plenty of strange facts about dreams on the Internet, but while dreams are a natural part of sleeping, it’s surprising that many...

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Scientists Rediscover the Elusive Singing Dogs of New Guinea

The New Guinea singing dog is an animal that was thought to have been extinct in the wild for around 50 years. The 200...

UK Government Pressured BBC Segment on Organ Harvesting in China

The United Kingdom’s Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) used its authority to have BBC cancel a planned program about communist China’s organ harvesting abuses,...

How Xi Jinping’s Congratulations to Biden Could Backfire

The Chinese leadership’s delayed congratulations to Joe Biden and his running mate may have arisen from confusion — and perhaps self-inflicted misinformation — about...

Elon Musk Is Unsure Whether He Has COVID-19

Back in March, the Chief Executive of SpaceX, Elon Musk, tweeted that panic about COVID-19 might end up causing more harm than the virus....