START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Science & Tech

Mysterious Roman God Baffles Experts
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, design, discovery, history, humans, interesting, research, science, society, study, world )

Caree
- 1 day ago - msn.com
A sculpture of a mysterious, never-before-seen Roman deity has been unearthed in an ancient temple in Turkey. The 1st century B.C. relief, of an enigmatic bearded god rising up out of a flower or plant, was discovered at the site of a Roman temple near...
The Fossil That Revolutionized the Search for Human Origins: A Q&A With Lucy Discoverer Donald Johanson
Science & Tech  (tags: world, study, society, science, research, investigation, interesting, humans, history, environment, discovery, archaeology, human origins, Lucy, Donald Johanson, Donald Johanson, paleoanthropologist, Ethiopia, Afar, 3.2-million-year-old skeleton )

Darren
- 2 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
Forty years ago today, a young American paleoanthropologist named Donald Johanson made the discovery of a lifetime in the arid badlands of Ethiopia's remote Afar region: a 3.2-million-year-old skeleton of a small-brained creature
Mind-Blowing Fossil Preserves Tiny Horse Carrying Unborn Foal
Science & Tech  (tags: world, study, science, research, humans, history, discovery, archaeology, animals, fossil, preserves, Tiny Horse, Unborn Foal, Eocene period, oil shale mining, messel, frankfurt )

Darren
- 9 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
BERLIN: The former oil shale mining site of Messel, near Frankfurt, Germany, is well known for its spectacular fossils of organisms that lived between 47 million and 48 million years ago, during the Eocene epoch. But a fossil of the early horse species. .
There's An Incredible Meteor Shower Happening This Week
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, astronomy, history, humans, interesting, meteors, meteor shower, science, space, world )

Caree
- 10 days ago - msn.com
November is the time of year to watch one of the most brilliant meteor showers of the year: the Leonid meteor shower, also known as the Leonids. The best time to see the Leonids this year will be Nov. 17 and 18 between the hours of midnight and dawn.
11 of The Starriest Skies in the World - Pictures
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, astronomy, design, environment, habitat, history, humans, interesting, science, space, study, world )

Caree
- 17 days ago - msn.com
Astronomer Carl Sagan once said, "The sky calls to us. If we do not destroy ourselves, we will one day venture to the stars." In the meantime, here are 11 of the planet's best places to downshift and dream, while constellations shimmer against the dark
Bell of Captain's Ship Recovered From Franklin Expedition
Science & Tech  (tags: history, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 19 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
Parks Canada has retrieved a bronze bell from the wreck of HMS Erebus, one of two ships lost during Sir John Franklin's doomed expedition in search of the Northwest Passage.
Not All Science Created Equal: The Genetically Engineered Crops Story
Science & Tech  (tags: Biotechnology, Genetic Engineering, History, Science, Health, Safety, Popular Myths )

Brian
- 29 days ago - geneticliteracyproject.org
"There is tremendous controversy about genetically modified (GM) crops and derived food. Even the definition of what is a GM crop can differ depending upon with whom you talk."
Amelia Earhart Plane Fragment Identified
Science & Tech  (tags: history, discovery, interesting, archaeology )

Marty
- 29 days ago - news.discovery.com
A fragment of Amelia Earhart's lost aircraft has been identified to a high degree of certainty for the first time ever since her plane vanished over the Pacific Ocean on July 2, 1937, in a record attempt to fly around the world at the equator.
Tutankhamun Died of Illness, Not From Chariot Racing
Science & Tech  (tags: Egypt, History, Science, Vehicles )

Ray
- 32 days ago - rt.com
Scientists believe Egyptian King Tutankhamun died of illness, rather than from a chariot crash, as was long believed. A 'virtual autopsy' showed that the boy king suffered from genetic deficiencies and that his parents were probably brother and sister.
Thaw Reveals Photographer's Notebook From Captain Scott's Antarctic Hut
Science & Tech  (tags: history, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 35 days ago - theguardian.com
A photographer's notebook lost for more than a century has washed out of the melting snow at Captain Scott's hut in the Antarctic, the base for his fatal 1911 Terra Nova expedition.
Comet to Buzz By Mars -- And You Get to Watch
Science & Tech  (tags: space, study, technology, world, science, scientists, research, investigation, news, interesting, nasa, history, environment, Gizmos, humans, discovery, ancient, astronomy )

O O
- 37 days ago - newsglobal.us
Comet is set to zoom past Mars in a rare celestial event Sunday afternoon. event will be live streamed by Slooh, an organization that connects powerful telescopes to the Internet. The Virtual Telescope Project will also be streaming the comet's passing.
Scientists in Petrified Forest Discover Ancient Villages. Who Lived There?
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery, humans, history, interesting, news, Petrified Forest National Park Arizona, research, science )

Kayleen
- 47 days ago - csmonitor.com
Archaeologists at the Petrified Forest National Park in Arizona have discovered two ancient villages 1,300 years old containing weathered sand stone artifacts and tools poking out of sand dunes. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Paisley Caves Added to U.S. List of Most Important Archaeological Sites
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery, history, humans, interesting, investigation, research, science )

Kathy
- 52 days ago - oregonlive.com
Paisley Caves, the location of human occupation beginning 14,300 years ago, has been added to the list of the nation's most important archaeological and historic sites. Situated near the town of Paisley in south-central Oregon, the caves have been the...
A Computer Scientist Tells Mathematicians How To Write Proofs
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, science, research, interesting, humans, discovery, history, computers, computer, scientists, mathematics, proof, 17th century )

Darren
- 62 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
Why do mathematicians insist on writing proofs in prose, the same way 17th century mathematicians did?
Big Solar Storm Heading Toward Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, energy, environment, history, humans, habitat, nasa, news, performance, research, safety, society, space, study, world )

Frank
- 77 days ago - cnn.com
"This is not your usual weather forecast. Big storms are brewing. Your umbrella won't help, but you might want to keep a flashlight handy."- cnn.com
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Science & Tech

Most Active Stories Today in Science & Tech tagged with history

top story finders in Science & Tech

1. AniMae Chi 37 popular stories

2. Natasha Salgado 35 popular stories

3. Laura H. 32 popular stories

4. Richard S. 31 popular stories

5. Alexandra G. 28 popular stories

6. Dalia H. 28 popular stories

7. Candy L. 25 popular stories

8. Carole K. 23 popular stories

9. Ana MESNER 23 popular stories

10. Candy B. 19 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!