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Aug 22, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Reporter James Foley's beheading in the Middle East was part of a long tradition of sending a gruesome message. Continue reading →
Jul 31, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Otzi the Iceman, a well-preserved mummy discovered in the Alps, may have had a genetic predisposition to heart disease, new research suggests.
Jun 13, 2014 12:42 PM ET
As we look to honor fathers this weekend, it's time to check in on some Dad Science. Turns out dads are staying home in greater numbers than ever.
Jun 4, 2014 11:51 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The oldest known pants, just discovered in China, were surprisingly stylish in addition to being functional. Continue reading →
May 19, 2014 02:38 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An albino woman in Africa was murdered so that her body parts could be used in magic spells. And she's not the only one. Continue reading →
May 13, 2014 05:22 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Swiss artist H.R. Giger has died. Among his many strange accomplishments was designing a monster that wold inspire the vampire 'el chupacabra.' Continue reading →
Apr 30, 2014 12:58 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Archaeologists discover what may be one of the earliest depictions of Jesus in an ancient Egyptian tomb. Continue reading →
Apr 23, 2014 05:34 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The new film "Heaven is for Real" relates a young boy's visit to heaven, though recent brain imaging research suggests a different explanation. Continue reading →
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