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2015-04-13 11:13:46

There have been countless stories over the years of people who have gone through near-death experiences, ranging from tales of floating above their own hospital beds to traveling towards a heavenly bright light, but are these simply due to chemical changes in the body?

peru mummies
2015-04-08 14:48:46

Dozens of mummies were recently discovered in Peru in what appears to be a 1,200-year-old ceremonial site where warring villages may have broken bread and held religious ceremonies.

2015-03-24 12:29:18

The Largest Collection of Mummies Ever Assembled ORLANDO, Fla., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The nationally recognized Mummies of the World exhibition will make its debut

2015-03-16 16:24:43

Presenting the Central Texas premiere of Dr.

bury people
2015-03-14 08:36:30

As the world’s population inches closer to the eight billion mark, there are growing concerns over an issue that might not be the sort of thing that you’d immediately think about: what to do with all of these they people once they die?

2015-03-12 20:24:51

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Press Club President John Hughes announced that Jason Rezaian of The Washington Post has been chosen as the 2015 recipient of the

The Wellcome Collections Unveils Their New Exhibition Brains
2015-03-11 12:06:31

Donating your brain to science is a little taboo. We delve into why people think this and why science needs a steady stream of brains.

chilean mummy
2015-03-10 12:32:13

An ancient people living along the coasts of modern-day Chile and Peru called the Chinchorro are the first-known population of human to practice mummification, around 5050 BC, and quite a number of the mummies have been uncovered over the years.

2015-03-10 08:31:21

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- News Advisory: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080917/NPCLOGO Event:

Tegu necrophilia
2015-03-02 10:57:06

Zoologist Ivan Sazima first observed the behavior while on a nature walk in search of interesting animal interactions. What he probably didn’t expect to find was a male black-and-white tegu getting his freak on with a long-deceased female companion.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.