Scientists find a ‘strange beast’ fossil in China. Later, they learn it is an ancient giraffe relative and name it for a bizarre mythological creature. Continue reading ‘Strange Beast’ Fossil Related to Giraffes Named for Mythical Ancient Creature
In ancient Egypt, gold was the ‘flesh of the gods’ and a revered as part of immortality with spiritual powers. But why was gold held as sacred? Continue reading The Egyptian Flesh of the Gods, Gold, and an Ancient Temple
People building a house in Turkey discover a huge chamber beneath it with a wall depicting ancient Syrian gods and goddesses. Continue reading Ancient Storm Gods and Goddesses Discovered in Chamber Beneath Home
The secrets to the Fountain of Youth may come from deep down under the sea, as told in the Epic of Gilgamesh from 4,000 years ago, as well as in the tiniest of living things deep inside our bodies. Continue reading Scientists Discover Two Odd Ways to Potentially Reverse Aging
A mummy bird hidden away in a closet for over a century comes back to life as students discover it’s a sacred ibis associated with the Egyptian God of Learning. Continue reading Students Learn Ancient Mummy Is Sacred Ibis Sacrificed to Thoth, God of Learning
Etruscan Gods and Goddesses ruled together with the Secret Gods of Favour. Women in Etruscan society enjoyed more freedom and autonomy. Continue reading Gods and Goddesses Ruled as Equals in Pre-Roman Etruscan Civilization
Researchers suggest they have found something like a ‘new law of nature,’ in life’s preference for symmetry. But does it sound a whole lot like an ancient concept? Continue reading Researchers Suggest They Found ‘New Law of Nature’ in Symmetry, Or Did They?
Researchers suggest Planetary Intelligence, similar to the Gaia hypothesis, may be true while health organizations call for ‘One Health,’ recognizing all life is connected. Continue reading Shift to ‘Planetary Intelligence’ Could Help Save Earth and Find ET Civilizations
A 300-year-old Japanese ‘mermaid mummy’ awaits scientific testing as thousands share images of Amabié, a mermaid or merman-like creature. Continue reading Japan’s Mermaid-Like Amabié and a Mummy Awaiting Scientific Analysis
Researchers find that green crystalline rocks related to the gemstone peridot and olivine can trap CO2, cracking over time to increase the storage capacity significantly. Could this offer a large-scale carbon storage solution?
Continue reading How Green Crystalline Rocks Could Help Protect Earth from Climate Change
For many people, it seems like something big, even apocalyptic, has been coming for some time. In Hopi prophecy, they speak of entering the fifth world. Continue reading What the Hopi and Indigenous Elders Say About Earth’s Tipping Point
A truck driver finds the 13th ‘Goddess of Wealth’ statuette snorkeling a river at the same area his father discovered the site of an ancient Bronze Age battle 24 years before him. Continue reading 13th ‘Goddess of Wealth’ Found Near Ancient Bronze Age Battle Site in Germany