Friday, July 14, 2017

Graveyard of "Giants" Found in China, The Harrowing Story of the Deadly Halifax Explosion, Ravens Can Plan for the Future and More

 
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A Newly Discovered Diary Tells the Harrowing Story of the Deadly Halifax Explosion
 
A Newly Discovered Diary Tells the Harrowing Story of the Deadly Halifax Explosion
 
 
Graveyard of
 
Graveyard of “Giants” Found in China
 
 
How Hoop Skirts Led to Tape Measures
 
How Hoop Skirts Led to Tape Measures
 
 
Sixty Years After Its Discovery, a Hut in Scotland Has Been Linked to St. Columba
 
Sixty Years After Its Discovery, a Hut in Scotland Has Been Linked to St. Columba
 
 
Ex-NASA Engineer Builds World's Largest Super Soaker
 
Ex-NASA Engineer Builds World's Largest Super Soaker
 
 
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How One Quest for the Northwest Passage Ended at the Icy Mouth of Disappointment River
 
How One Quest for the Northwest Passage Ended at the Icy Mouth of Disappointment River
 
 
Revolutionary Black Artists of the Civil Rights Era Get Exhibition in the UK
 
Revolutionary Black Artists of the Civil Rights Era Get Exhibition in the UK
 
 
Why Religious Freedom and Diversity Flourished in Early America
 
Why Religious Freedom and Diversity Flourished in Early America
 
 
A Blood-Monitoring Device Inspired by Mosquitoes
 
A Blood-Monitoring Device Inspired by Mosquitoes
 
 
Bismarck Tried to End Socialism's Grip—By Offering Government Healthcare
 
Bismarck Tried to End Socialism’s Grip—By Offering Government Healthcare
 
 
The Biggest Trial of the 1920s Continues to Resonate
 
The Biggest Trial of the 1920s Continues to Resonate
 
 
Scientists Store Video Clip in DNA of Living Cells
 
Scientists Store Video Clip in DNA of Living Cells
 
 
Lioness Spotted Nursing a Leopard Cub in Tanzania
 
Lioness Spotted Nursing a Leopard Cub in Tanzania
 
 
Like Humans and Apes, Ravens Can Plan for the Future
 
Like Humans and Apes, Ravens Can Plan for the Future
 
 
Today in History
 
On this day in 1995, the nascent MP3 format was given its name. The groundbreaking technology changed the music industry forever. Though its DNA can be found in every streaming service today, read why the format has already been relegated to the dustbin of music history.
 
 
 
 
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Reportage about Pride in London, 8 July 2017.
 
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