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WarsOfTheRoses.com, The site on the civil wars fought in medieval England from 1455 to 1487 between the House of Lancaster and the House of York.
All aspects of the biology and classification of trilobites, including morphology, ecology, localities, reproduction, development, behavior, biostratigraphy, etc.
In 2005, a Chinese palaeontologist filming sauropod bones in Mongolia came across an unidentified thigh bone.
UC Berkeley astronomer Chung-Pei Ma, graduate student Nicholas McConnell and colleagues have discovered the largest black holes to date ‑- two monsters with masses equivalent to 10 billion suns that are threatening to consume anything, even light, wi...
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This wonderful work has done by a very talented Belgian painter, illustrator, portraitist, caricaturist and photographer Ben Heine. This creative artist was born in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. He Studie
medieval life: sex, sexuality, women, medicine, Christine de Pizan, Hildegard of Bingen, Joan of Arc, Eleanor of Aquitaine,University of Rochester.
Another gem from Carl Sagan (read my on why I love him so much). My initial idea was to set the story in the very near future in a classroom. A teacher would tell the class it was reading time and the students would all take out their iPad 6.0 and o...
This is my second Kurt Vonnegut quote (). He just had such a gift for expressing the joy of living and creating into a few sentences that I was always going to adapt more than one of his. I'm trying to avoid double-ups this soon into the website bein...
Agonized pose tells of dinosaur death throes
The Indus Valley Civilization: Harappa, Mohenjodaro, Lothal and more in 1,150 multimedia pages by the world's leading scholars of ancient India and Pakistan
Pixel arts from unomoralez. Moscow. Pixel painter
In 1929, a group of historians found an amazing map drawn on a gazelle skin. Research showed that it was a genuine document drawn in 1513 by Piri Reis, a famous admiral of the Turkish fleet in the sixteenth century.
In Pittsboro, N.C., Siglinda Scarpa has turned her home into an animal sanctuary.
Scientist Mohamed Babu from Mysore, India captured beautiful photos of these translucent ants eating a specially colored liquid sugar. Some of the ants would even move between the food resulting in new color combinations in their stomachs. Read more ...
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This collection features free e-books, mostly classics, that you can read on your computer, smart phone, or Kindle. It includes great works of fiction, non-fiction and poetry.
In nature, it is quite rare to encounter octopi with extra tentacles (or "arms," for the purists), but a pair of aquariums in Japan's Mie prefecture have some extraordinary specimens on hand.
The illustrations of (a.k.a. Tokyo Fantasy) depict a post-apocalyptic Tokyo devoid of people and overtaken by nature.
Human evolution and archaeology information combined with detailed hominid recreations.
Italian archaeologists uncover what appears to be a model for an engineering masterwork.
Ninety-five maps, from ancient times into the twentieth century.
(b. September 19, 1967) is an associate professor of computer science at the Faculty of Philosophy and Science, Silesian University in Opava, Czech Republic. He received his Ph.D. (1997) in computer science from Charles University in Prague, Czech R...
An index of the best Dinosaur Pictures on the world wide web, with links to the original image and image providers home page
This is a list of current, widely held, false ideas and beliefs about notable topics which have been reported by reliable sources from around the world. Each has been discussed in published literature, as has its topic area (such as glass, and the mi...
Squids are fast-swimming, predatory molluscs.
The Big Cats is home to the big cat family on the web. You'll find facts, photos, and desktop wallpaper of the big cat family.
Today is my birthday! I am 29, and now filled with a creeping, unyielding dread, as if I have accomplished nothing of worth for the past decade. Welp, hope you like the comic!
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On the seabed a geometric, circular structure measuring roughly 6.5 ft in diameter had been precisely carved from sand. It consisted of multiple ridges, symmetrically jutting out from the center, and appeared to be the work of an underwater artist, c...
If you use exfoliating soaps, you might not know those little beads may be made of plastic -- or think about what happens to them when they go down the drain.
The green movement has misled the world about the dangers of radiation. By George Monbiot. Published in the Guardian 5th April 2011 Over the past fortnight I've made a deeply troubling discovery. The anti-nuclear movement to which I once belonged has...
I've been a fan of the photography and the stories featured in National Geographic Magazine since I was a child. It allowed me to explore the world by simply turning the pages. It featured some of the most amazing and groundbreaking photography then...
(PhysOrg.com) -- University of Florida researchers have discovered a 10-million-year-old Neotropical nursery area for the extinct megalodon shark in Panama, providing fossil evidence the fish used these areas to protect their young for millions of ye...
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the text of Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
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With the global population increasing by 80 million each year, a third of the planet will likely face water shortages by 2025. This looming water crisis is inextricably linked to food production...
Another "awwww" for your day! A turtle the size of a grape! Shy walrus.. A cat with a permanent Top Hat!! Embarrassed Pug…. in slippers! Baby hedgehog in bubbles… Proud mama...
Under an orange moon, Jacquie and I are 75 feet deep in the Sea of Cortez waiting for demons to appear. As we search the black water below our camera lights, a green glow begins to move toward us. Bioluminescence is signaling the approach of a ...
10 pictures of dogs, cats, and animals being awesome. Now that you've smiled, please share these with your friends. HAVE A TERRIFIC DAY!!!!
Voices of history archive. Listen to some of the most famous speeches and broadcasts of the yesteryear.
The sabre-tooth tiger, known as smilodon, was one of the few sabre-toothed cats that would have encountered humans.
The is a list of the 100 best books, as proposed by 100 writers from 54 different countries, compiled and organized in 2002 by the . This list endeavours to reflect world literature, with books from all countries, cultures, and time periods. Eleven ...
Key: The essential Olympians' names are given in . Key: The Names marked in green are the titans
The Maya said we're due for a shake-up soon. Turns out, they were right.
This collection of baby animals is sure to make anyone's heart stop. For more hilarious cuteness click here! Also check out cute animals and babies together! (via The Chive)