einstein

6 famous geniuses you didn’t know were perverts

Published on June 1st, 2010 | by Admin

Cracked.com has put together a list detailing the interesting perversions of six geniuses who you didn’t know were perverts. Albert Einstein, Time magazine’s man of the century, is simply the most famous scientist in the history ... Read More


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8th century Arab text found in Turkey

Published on May 31st, 2010 | by Admin

An Arabic text dating back to the 8th century has been found in Istanbul. The text, consists of 13 lines, was written on an animal’s scapula. Ottoman manuscript expert from Istanbul Archaeology Museum, Gunay Paksoy, examined ... Read More


china

93 Han Dynasty tomb unearthed in China

Published on May 31st, 2010 | by Admin

93 tombs dating back to the Han Dynasty (206 B.C. – 220 A.D.) have been found in China. Funerary objects unearthed totalled over 260 pieces, including spade-shaped coins, bronze belt hooks, brass bells, tripods, clay workshops, ... Read More


mayor

Ancient Egyptian mayors lost tomb found

Published on May 31st, 2010 | by Admin

The 3,300-year-old tomb of Ptahmes, the mayof ot Memphis, has been found. Archaeologists have discovered the 3,300-year-old tomb of the ancient Egyptian capital’s mayor, whose resting place had been lost under the desert sand since 19th-century ... Read More


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5-ton amoured dinosaur found in Mexico

Published on May 31st, 2010 | by Admin

A 72 million-year-old armoured dinosaur with horns over 4ft long has been found in Mexico. The 72 million-year-old rhino-sized plant-eater Coahuilaceratops magnacuerna was an ancestor of the famous three-horned Triceratops. Like other horned dinosaurs, or ceratopsids, ... Read More


beer

Brewing 3,400-year-old Mesoamerican beer

Published on May 31st, 2010 | by Admin

The Edible Geography blog has posted a cool story about brewing 3,400-year-old Mesoamerican beer made with ingredients determined through chemical analysis of pottery fragments. Plain cacao alcohol is “an abundant liquor of the smoothest taste, between ... Read More