Mummified puppy found in Egyptian tomb

Published on May 2nd, 2009 | by Admin

A 2,300-year-old puppy has been discovered in an ancient egyptian tomb. It is thought to be one of the world’s rarest mummified animals. Early Egyptians often preserved cats, birds and even crocodiles, but not often dogs. [&hellip... Read More


Bone find shows early amputations

Published on May 2nd, 2009 | by Admin

Bones found at a former hospital in Worcestershire, England show evidence of early amputations and other medical research. Simon Sworn, archaeologist and project officer, said many of the 19th Century bones had been deliberately cut and [&hellip... Read More


Oldest Dinosaur Protein Found – Blood Vessels, More

Published on May 2nd, 2009 | by Admin

The fossilized leg of an 80-million-year-old hadrosaur has yielded the oldest known proteins preserved in soft tissue, including blood vessels and other connective tissue as well as perhaps blood cell proteins. The hints of hemoglobin remain [&hellip... Read More


Galileo’s telescope makes its exclusive U.S. appearance

Published on May 1st, 2009 | by Admin

Galileo’s hand-made telescope is visiting Philadelphia’s Franklin Institute as part of the “Galileo, the Medici and the Age of Astronomy” exhibit running from April 4 the September 7, 2009. The Franklin is going to host many [&hellip... Read More


Dr. Pepper artifact may reveal soft drink’s origin

Published on May 1st, 2009 | by Admin

Bill Waters is a lucky man after stumbling across an old ledger book containing the original recipe for Dr. Pepper. The Tulsa, Okla., man eventually discovered the book came from the Waco drugstore where Dr Pepper [&hellip... Read More


6 People Who Secretly Ruled The World

Published on May 1st, 2009 | by Admin

Cracked.com has compiled a list of the men and women behind some of history’s most powerful rulers. Hey, remember that Dick Cheney guy? You know, the shadowy old man lurking behind George W. Bush and tugging [&hellip... Read More


Druggies Stealing Arkansas Artifacts

Published on May 1st, 2009 | by Admin

Archaeologists are having a tough time dealing with looters in Arkansas who are digging up artifacts and selling them on the black market for money to buy drugs. Morrow says, “We can tell they filled the [&hellip... Read More


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