Ancient temple found on Indonesian Islamic University grounds

Published on December 16th, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

The remains of an ancient temple dating between the eigth and tenth centuries has been uncovered on the ground of the Indonesian Islamic University. Construction workers using a backhoe had come across a stone structure that ... Read More

4,000-year-old flowers found in Bronze Age grave

Published on December 15th, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

Flowers which date back 4,000 years have been found in a Bronze Age grave in Scotland. Proof that pre-historic people placed bunches of flowers in the grave when they buried their dead has been found for ... Read More


Deforestation uncovers unknown ancient Amazon civilization

Published on December 15th, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

Deforestation in the Amazonian jungle has uncovered the remnants of a previously unknown civilization. The traditional view is that before the arrival of the Spanish and Portuguese in the 15th century there were no complex societies ... Read More


The history behind why rappers hold their guns sideways

Published on December 15th, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

The Slate answers the question “Why Do Rappers Hold Their Guns Sideways?” During the first half of the 20th century, soldiers used the side grip for the express purpose of endangering throngs of people. Some automatic ... Read More