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Sacrifice of Maya Boy and Man May Have Reenacted Birth of Sun and Moon
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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About 1,600 years ago in the Maya site of Tikal, a boy and a man were sacrificed in an elaborate ritual. A new study suggests they were sacrificed and burned to re-enact the legend of the twin heroes who immolated themselves to be reborn as the
How the Internet of Things Could Save the Bees
Environment  (tags: bees, hives, honey, pollination, technology, mites, solutions )

- 1 day ago -
ItâEUR(TM)s a concept thatâEUR(TM)s both simple and terrifying. For years, scientists have known that honeybees are disappearing at an alarming rate. Fewer honeybees means less pollination, which could lead to a rapid drop in food supplies.
Astronomers Just Detected Light Bouncing Off An Exoplanet. Here's Why That's So Exciting.
Science & Tech  (tags: exoplanets, extraterrestrial life, space exploration )

- 19 hours ago -
A team of Portuguese astronomers has detected light bouncing directly off the surface of an exoplanet for the first time. Why is this a big deal? Studying the light reflecting from exoplanets can give us clues about the gases present in that planet's...
Eight Impressive But Terrifying Cases of Ancient Surgery
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 11 hours ago -
It is hard to fathom the way in which invasive surgery was carried out prior to the development of modern anaesthesia, but ancient people around the world have been cutting and drilling into the human body for thousands of years. Here we look at eight
Universities Come Under Fire for Experimenting on Lab Monkeys
Offbeat  (tags: universities, monkeys, primates, UK, animal testing )

- 16 hours ago -
Protesters are calling for an end to primate tests including some 'where death is the end point'
Five Reasons To Skip Organic For Earth Day
Health & Wellness  (tags: Organic, Costs, Health, Environment, Earth Day )

- 1 day ago -
My children will not be eating organic food for Earth Day. Neither should yours. It costs more, offers no nutritional benefit, and is worse for the environment
The World's Most Polluted Bird Hails From Vancouver
Green Lifestyle  (tags: birds, chemicals, ecosystems, environment, health, flame retardants, protection )

- 18 hours ago -
The city's toxin-ridden hawks are so contaminated they're "flameproof".
Chinese Scientists Genetically Modify Human Embryos
Health & Wellness  (tags: Genetic Disorders, Genetic Medicine, China, Research, Genetic Modification, Gene Editing, Human Evolution )

- 1 day ago -
The team attempted to modify the gene responsible for β-thalassaemia, a potentially fatal blood disorder, using a gene-editing technique known as CRISPR/Cas9.
A Photographer Visited This Lost Mongolian Tribe. And The Pictures He Took Are Stunning
Society & Culture  (tags: photographer, photos, Mongolian tribe, culture, environment, society, world )

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The margins of human civilization house some of the greatest secrets and mysteries. With globalization encroaching more and more on those that try and maintain their unique ways of life, itâEUR(TM)s incredible to observe those that persevere.
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