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Jul 16, 2014 09:44 AM ET
Powerful things can often derive from simple principles, and this one's a doozy. It turns out the Egyptian pyramid builders were able to move the massive stones by greasing the sleds -- with water!
Jul 7, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Square, straight and ringlike ditches scattered throughout the Bolivian and Brazilian Amazon were there before the rainforest existed, study finds.
Jul 4, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A piece of aluminum sheeting found on the island where Earhart is thought to have died might match pictures of a window patch on her plane.
Jun 20, 2014 11:37 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A child mummy in Italy appears to open and close her eyes. But find out what's really happening. 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 →
Nov 26, 2013 11:49 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The fate of a 17th century vessel that disappeared in the Great Lakes continues to cause controversy. Continue reading →
Nov 20, 2013 06:23 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An ancient Egyptian statue turns in its locked museum display case. A new investigation shows why. Continue reading →
Oct 31, 2013 07:18 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The Bloody Mary ritual and urban legend has been around for decades, but what's behind it? Continue reading →
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