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Achraeologists Find Skeletons Holding Hands
2013-12-31 09:14:08

Archaeologists in Siberia have discovered a 3,500-year-old burial site containing skeletons of men and women buried together, some facing each other and holding hands.

Scientists Explain Color To A Kid
2013-12-13 10:43:41

This year, the annual Flame Challenge is asking scientists to explain “What is color?” to a kid through writing, video or graphics.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.