START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Dee's News

Science & Tech

On This Day In History: Mesoamerican Long Count Calendar Begins âEUR" On August 11, 3114 B.C
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 11 days ago - messagetoeagle.com
On August 11, 3114 B.C the Mesoamerican Long Count calendar, used by several preColumbian Mesoamerican civilizations, particularly the Mayans, begins. According to Maya theology, the world was created on a date modern people would write as August 11, 31
Skeleton 3,000 Years Old Lends Credence to Claims of Ancient Greeks Sacrificing HumansSkeleton 3,000 Years Old Lends Credence to
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 11 days ago - ancient-origins.net
The ancient Greeks told myths about human sacrifice, but did they really kill people as some sort of sinister sacrifice to the gods? The 3,000 year-old skeleton of a teenage boy discovered in a mound of ashes of animals sacrificed to the gods...
It's Not Pawsible, Is It? Brown and Polar Bears on a Hunting Trip Together?
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, climate, interesting )

Marty
- 11 days ago - siberiantimes.com
Reports recently have revealed mating between grizzly and polar bears in North America, and it is claimed climate change is bringing the two species closer together ...
2,500-Year-Old Skeleton Is Oldest Known Remains of a Panathenaic Athlete
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 10 days ago - ancient-origins.net
In ancient Greece, successful athletes were rich and celebrated like they are today. Evidence for this comes in the form of the oldest known skeleton of a young athlete, buried with rich honors at Taranto in Greco-Italy 2,500 years ago.
Monsanto and DuPont Announce New Weed Killer for GMO Crops
Science & Tech  (tags: genetically engineered, monsanto, dupont, gmos, glyphosate )

Judy sick
- 44 days ago - ecowatch.com
The rival seed and agrichemical companies have signed a multi-year supply agreement for the weed killer dicamba in the U.S. and Canada
Ancient Travels to the Americas or a Modern Forgery? Who Made the Bat Creek Inscription?
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 85 days ago - ancient-origins.net
The Bat Creek stone was discovered in a small mound near Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. The archaeologists who dug it up in 1889 discovered a small stone tablet engraved with several mysterious alphabetic characters...
Parting the Waters of the City of Jerusalem in the Siloam Tunnel of King Hezekiah
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 85 days ago - ancient-origins.net
Hezekiah's Tunnel, or Siloam Tunnel, was a part of a magnificent water system in Jerusalem. It was built during the Iron Age at the end of eight century BC, and remains one of the greatest architectural treasures of the city....
Treasures of the Diamond Shipwreck to Be Revealed for First Time
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 85 days ago - ancient-origins.net
The Bom Jesus, a ship which seemingly vanished without a trace, was unearthed in a surprising location in 2008. The ship, its crew, and its cargo of gold went missing in 1533. Known also as the âEUR~Diamond ShipwreckâEUR(TM), the location of the Bom Jesus
Pensioner Finds 2,300-Year-Old Pure Gold Crown Under Bed
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 85 days ago - ancient-origins.net
An elderly man was stunned when he discovered that a box of trinkets he inherited from his grandfather contained an ancient Greek crown made of pure gold that an auctioneer says is worth at least £100,000. ...
Mars Is Closest to Earth in 11 Years on Monday: What to Expect
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, interesting, space )

Rob
- 85 days ago - space.com
Time to tune up your telescopes! Mars is at its closest to Earth in 11 years on Monday May 30, providing a great closer to Memorial Day events.
 
 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.

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
Dee's contributions
Stories submitted:
Front Page stories:
Noted in Past Week:
Analyst Ratio* : 0%
* Analyst Ratio is based on success in Note-ing news stories in the past week that make the Front Page, before they are promoted 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!





New to Care2? Start Here.